3/5/19 By Walter Boholst It was a magical night in Historic Filipinotown Los Angeles, on Sat. Feb. 23 when an enthusiastic crowd packed into the Pilipino Worker’s Center for FilAm Creative’s “Filming in the Philippines” panel sponsored by RLJ Entertainment and Lay Bare Waxing Salon. The event, a first of its kind, was held by FilAm Creative, a 10 year-old all-volunteer organization that educates and advocates for the Filipino-American entertainment community and all looking for a collaborative workspace in order to achieve greater representation and career advancement. The Philippines had been a hotbed of Roger Corman B-movies in … Continue reading The Philippines Is The World’s Best Kept Film Location Secret, But Not For Long
Los Angeles, Calif. – It’s not uncommon for filmmakers from all over the world to converge in Los Angeles for one reason or another. Between May 3 – 12, 2018 Asian and Asian-American filmmakers will converge at the Los Angeles … Continue reading “VOICES” LAAPFF 2018 Special MEGAPOD Episode
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 … Continue reading FilAm Creative’s “VOICES” [S1 EP4] YouTuber Mary Grant Wants To Make A More Diverse Version of SNL
It’s Birthday Day today this Wednesday, April 18! Happy B-Day to Vicente Sotto, a Filipino politician, former Senator of the Philippines and the main author of the Press Freedom Law (now known as the Sotto Law, Republic Act No. 53)! And Ricardo … Continue reading FilAm Creative’s “VOICES” [S1 EP3] – A.J. Calomay Talks About Working on “Mr. Robot” and His Love For Lumpia
It’s WCW Day!!! Happy Woman Crush Wednesday, everyone for our second episode!!! FilAm Creative: Voices dropped its Second Podcast/Vidcast today! Download or View on: Google Play iTunes YouTube The show is produced and hosted by FilAm Creative members who built … Continue reading FilAm Creative’s “VOICES” [S1 EP2] – NBC Executive Grace Borrero Moss on the Art of Hustling
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 1: Manny Streetz of KIIS-FM. He talks about Continue reading FilAm Creative’s “VOICES” [S1 EP1] – Manny Streetz, The Importance of Representing His Heritage and Partying with N’Sync