#FACinfocus News: Filipino American Talent in Films with Premieres, Releases, Special Screenings and Festival Tours 2018 – Part 3

Announcement by Edwin A. Santos Tuesday, March 27, 2018  : @Edwin_A_Santos     |      : Edwin A. Santos We all know that Filipinos celebrate Independence Day every year on June 12 and Filipino American History Month in all of October, … Continue reading #FACinfocus News: Filipino American Talent in Films with Premieres, Releases, Special Screenings and Festival Tours 2018 – Part 3

Highlights From The 4th Annual FilAm Creative Halo Halo Headshots

This past Saturday, March 24 was our 4th annual Halo Halo Headshots, a program founded by Walter Talens for FilAm Creative as a fundraising networking event for photographers and actors, helping new actors and young professionals get affordable headshots, to help promote actors into audition rooms with the goal of helping increase diversity in entertainment.  Our associate producers this year were Maurus Dumalaog, Angel Qinan and Cecilia Lim. Our guest photographers this year were: Albert Gago Kenneth Chan Randi Lamey Great photo shoot today with photographer Randi Lamay for the FilAm Creative Halo Halo Headshots.  I’m working Production Sound on her film … Continue reading Highlights From The 4th Annual FilAm Creative Halo Halo Headshots

Highlights of FilAm Creative’s CBS Entertainment Diversity & Inclusion Seminar

Written by Edwin A. Santos Thursday, March 15, 2018  : @Edwin_A_Santos     |      : Edwin A. Santos It’s more important than ever to have more minority voices and faces in front & behind camera… says Joe Gunawan, FilAm Creative Staff … Continue reading Highlights of FilAm Creative’s CBS Entertainment Diversity & Inclusion Seminar

FilAm Creative To Host 2018 Halo Halo Headshots; Saturday, March 24

Are you an Actor or in the field of entertainment? A professional that needs a quality portrait? Are you a person who wants a great looking Facebook/eDating profile photo? We can help with that. FilAm Creative (FAC) is launching our 4th Annual “Halo-Halo Headshots” event this month. The event is designed to help actors/filmmakers get professional quality headshots for auditions and websites. FAC is committed to helping our members advance in the entertainment industry and created this event to give rising talent (and members) a low-cost opportunity to start their career. The event is planned and operated by volunteers who … Continue reading FilAm Creative To Host 2018 Halo Halo Headshots; Saturday, March 24

Highlights from FilAm Creative’s Network & Create February 2018 Potluck

FilAm Creative hosted their “Network & Create” monthly potluck and networking event on Sunday, February 25, 2018 at the Pilipino Workers Center (PWC) inside the John Delloro Community Room in Historic Filipinotown, Los Angeles.  The FAC Staff encouraged their Talent Network members to collaborate on each other’s projects.  They also learned about FAC’s latest updates and discovered how to be involved with FilAm Creative this year. FAC Executive Director Meriden Villanueva, FAC Vice President Walter Talens and their new FAC Staff Officer Joe Gunawan announced FAC’s upcoming events and opportunities for the first part of new year such as the 2018 NBC Universal … Continue reading Highlights from FilAm Creative’s Network & Create February 2018 Potluck

FilAm Creative Presents An Evening with CBS Entertainment Diversity & Inclusion, March 6, 2018

In partnership with the FilAm Creative, CBS Entertainment Diversity and Inclusion will host this mixer giving members of the community the opportunity to network with industry gatekeepers who will also provide insight on how to succeed in the business. CBS Entertainment Diversity and Inclusion and FilAm Creative are proud to present AN EVENING WITH CBS ENTERTAINMENT DIVERSITY & INCLUSION. Join us for this exciting opportunity to speak with CBS Executives about the entertainment industry! Learn about various programs that CBS Entertainment Diversity & Inclusion has to offer to promote diversity, professional relationship building and career development in Hollywood. Featured Speakers: … Continue reading FilAm Creative Presents An Evening with CBS Entertainment Diversity & Inclusion, March 6, 2018

#FACinfocus News: Filipino American Talent in Films with Premieres, Releases, Special Screenings and Festival Tours 2018 – Part 2

Announcement by Edwin A. Santos Monday, February 19, 2018  : @Edwin_A_Santos     |      : Edwin A. Santos Last month, Gina Rodriguez (Jane The Virgin) wrote an open letter in Variety as it condemned Hollywood for the lack of Latino representation … Continue reading #FACinfocus News: Filipino American Talent in Films with Premieres, Releases, Special Screenings and Festival Tours 2018 – Part 2

#FACinfocus News: Filipino American Talent in Films with Premieres, Releases, Special Screenings and Festival Tours 2018 – Part I

Announcement by Edwin A. Santos Thursday, February 8, 2018  : @Edwin_A_Santos     |      : Edwin A. Santos The slow months leading towards the two back-to-back film awards presentations:  the Independent Spirit Awards and the Academy Awards are spent with … Continue reading #FACinfocus News: Filipino American Talent in Films with Premieres, Releases, Special Screenings and Festival Tours 2018 – Part I

Highlights of FilAm Creative’s Network & Create January 2018 Potluck with Producers Guild’s Sasheen Artis?

Great monthly meeting last night.  Keep up the good work.  Amazing turnout. That’s what FilAm Creative member and actor/producer Abe Pagtama said when he attended the first networking and potluck event of the new year!  Especially with the first guest speaker of the year, and the first time at our monthly event — Sasheen Artis, Chair of the Producers Guild of America (PGA) Power of Diversity Master Workshop. At that January 28th event, she discussed about the PGA programs and the benefits at the Pilipino Workers Center in Historic Filipinotown Los Angeles. It’s not about who you know — it’s who … Continue reading Highlights of FilAm Creative’s Network & Create January 2018 Potluck with Producers Guild’s Sasheen Artis?