It’s Wayback Wednesday! And, tomorrow, April 26, 1945, Filipino troops of the 66th Infantry Regiment, Philippine Commonwealth Army, USAFIP-NL and the American troops of the 33rd and 37th Infantry Division, United States Army were liberated in Baguio City after they fought against Japanese forces under General Tomoyuki Yamashita. What does this historical factoid have to do with today’s episode? Today’s guest is a child of a veteran sitting between our hosts who are vets themselves!
FilAm Creative: Voices dropped its Fourth Podcast/Vidcast today!
The show is produced and hosted by FilAm Creative members who built everything from scratch, including their backdrop (with assistance from Alberto Lapena, Jr) and Pilipino Workers Center as our community partner.
Here is a description of the new episode:
FAC: VOICES is a video podcast in which we have conversations with Filipino Americans in the arts, media, and creative fields. Hosts Walter Talens and Arlyn Dela Pena sit down with prominent Filipino-Americans (Fil-Ams) as they tell their stories, challenges, and triumphs from their unique perspectives.
EPISODE #4: FAC: VOICES hosts Walter and Arlyn sit down with YouTuber Mary Grant (Mary Grant The Filipina) as she discusses how she got started, her career as a voiceover artist as well as a YouTube Influencer, her comedy approach, inspiration and role model, and her goal to make a more diverse version of SNL.
Cast and Crew:
Rodney Cajudo – Director and Showrunner
Sarnica Lim – Production Coordinator
Walter Talens – Producer and Host
Arlyn Dela Pena – Producer and Host
Wynston Fernando – Producer and Director of Photography
Charles Gray – Producer and Sound
Ken Chan – Camera Operator and DIT
Homer Dulu – Camera Operator and BTS
Leo Partible – Illustrator, “I am a Fil-Am Creative”
NEXT EPISODE WILL RELEASE ON
MAY 2, 2018, WEDNESDAY
Written by Edwin A. Santos
Friday, May 4, 2018