#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 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: Deedee Magno Hall, Isa Briones, Christine Allado, Rachelle Ann Go and Emily Bautista Theatre Wins

Congratulations to East West Players for winning for Best Production of a Musical for Next To Normal. Honors also went to two Filipina American actresses – Deedee Magno Hall (left) for Best Lead Actress, Isa Briones (right) for Best Featured Actress … Continue reading #FACinfocus News: Deedee Magno Hall, Isa Briones, Christine Allado, Rachelle Ann Go and Emily Bautista Theatre Wins

#FACinfocus News: Bruno Mars Swept Major Nominations Into Wins at 60th Annual Grammy Awards

Congratulations to Filipino American Bruno Mars for his funk-infused ’24K Magic.’ The LP won Album of the Year and the songs “24K Magic” and “That’s What I Like,” which won Record and Song of the Year, respectively. He cleaned up … Continue reading #FACinfocus News: Bruno Mars Swept Major Nominations Into Wins at 60th Annual Grammy Awards

#FACinfocus: FAC Behind-The-Scenes Episodic Series (FilAm Creations / LAAPFF 2017 Edition)

In March of 2017, FilAm Creative’s FAC NETWORKS debuted its first episodic series, FAC Behind-The-Scenes on YouTube.  To coincide with FilAm Creations’ film challenge initiative proposed in January, FAC:BTS provided coverage and cast & crew interviews while on-location at most of the productions shot in and around Southern California. With eight original episodes plus a bonus episode, nine out of the twelve short films being produced were featured:  Finding Ronwe, Lolo Pepe, Uncle Eddy, Plaza Blvd, What You Don’t Say, Man Of My Dreams, I Don’t Love You, The Last Straw and Miss Understanding.   First proposed to Craig Wilson, FilAm … Continue reading #FACinfocus: FAC Behind-The-Scenes Episodic Series (FilAm Creations / LAAPFF 2017 Edition)