In that same year, Bernal was chosen by the Manunuri ng Pelikulang Pilipino as the Most Outstanding Filmmaker of the Decade 1971-1980.
In September the same year, Cuneta's late father, Pablo Cuneta, mayor of Pasay City for four decades, died at the age of 90.In 2000, she gave birth to her second child and did a film the following year opposite Robin Padilla via "Pagdating ng Panahon".The scene captures it all: the decadence of the Martial Law regime, along with its perverse aspirations to art, has doomed the destinies of Filipinos.From that time on, Bernal was established as an innovative and intelligent filmmaker who would not be content with conventional formulas of local film making.During his late teens, Seguerra began pursuing a career in music; singing and playing the guitar.
His single "Pagdating ng Panahon" became a major hit in 2001 and it enabled his to start a music career.Esmeralda Tuazon was the second to the eldest among six children born in 1961 to an impoverished family. She was then cast in Bitayin Si Baby Ama (1976), the movie that made a star of Rudy Fernandez.After her second film, "Alas" (1976), with Jun Aristorenas, she was given minor parts in several other pictures then dropped out of the movie scene for almost a year."Ang gagawin n’ya, dudukutan n’ya mommy namin, para ibigay sa amin. I would like to be the team's first option as well).Kaya lalo kong hinasa ang jumpshot ko, tapos nadagdagan pa ng fadeaway (That's why I really harnessed my jumpshot, and also added a fadeaway)."Pagdating ng Panahon" was also Viva Films' 20th anniversary offering; however the film bombed at the box-office.