In the United States, Rianne won the Las Vegas Filmmaker of the Year at the indie arts awards RAWards. She was the cityís official representative for the national finals featuring other award-winning filmmakers from other key U.S. cities. She is a First Friday Las Vegas Artist and a Yahoo! Movies Featured Critic Award finalist. She has published works in Yahoo!, The Los Angeles Times, Livestrong, The Allstate Blog, among others.
In the Philippines, she is a national awardee of the Ani ng Dangal (Harvest of Honor) Award for Cinema by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA). She received the Kodak Film Award and Best Film Thesis at the University of the Philippines Film Institute. She was nominated for the Gawad Urian Best Short Film Award. She is a contributor at BusinessWorld and Herword.com.
In Korea, she is a filmmaker fellow of the Asian Film Academy (AFA) of the Busan International Film Festival (BIFF). She is a director/writer fellow and trainee of the Asian Film Professionals Training Program of the Korean Film Council (KOFIC). She is a co-author of KOFICís Asian Film Industry Book published in 2010.
Her directorial credentials include commercial works and TV shows for clients including the ASEAN, Dept. of Science and Technology, Dept. of Labor and Employment, Dept. of Budget and Management, Smart Communications, Hallmark Philippines, Camella, Avida, Limketkai, World Vision, De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde, Pilipinas Online-Bantay OCW, and Galing Pilipino Movement.