FilAm Creative invites you to preview our new master screenwriting course called “Be A Seismic Storyteller,” instructed by Leo Partible. This complimentary session will give you an overview of the ten screenwriting classes and types of concepts and techniques that will be covered. The ten-week course will focus on developing your talent and ability to compete as a master screenwriter and storyteller. It is geared for the visionary mind and seeks to develop the next Walt Disney and Steven Spielberg who are masters of storytelling in all media. Artistry, emotional connection, and mastery of storytelling are the emphases of these … Continue reading Be A Seismic Storyteller – Master Screenwriting Course Preview, April 8
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
Summary by Edwin A. Santos Sunday, December 31, 2017 : @Edwin_A_Santos | : Edwin A. Santos I like to equate 2017’s Kong: Skull Island took a page from 1997’s Anaconda where in that film, a Puerto-Rican woman and an … Continue reading Making A Difference: Filipino Talent Owning It In 2017
Summary by Edwin A. Santos Wednesday, December 27, 2018 : @Edwin_A_Santos | : Edwin A. Santos An argument or debate can be made how and when did it all began? No, I’m not talking about the birth of … Continue reading FilAm Creative’s Notable Firsts of 2017
Summary by Edwin A. Santos Tuesday, July 11, 2017 : @Edwin_A_Santos | : Edwin A. Santos FilAm Creative presents FAC’s 3rd Hollywood Actors Panel for Actors & Networking Event — a panel discussion and networking event open to … Continue reading FilAm Creative’s 3rd Annual Hollywood Actors Panel with Vincent Rodriguez III, Angela Relucio, Manny Jacinto and Aina Dumlao
Heels off after FilAm Creative’s 3rd Hollywood Actors Panel yesterday was FilAm Creations’ 6th Meeting and Potluck. And, boy, the monthly social had one of its most hilarious break-the-ice introductions yet! This first sign should have been a warning… One of our members brought balut to the potluck! For those of you who don’t know, balut is a developing bird embryo (usually a duck or chicken) that is boiled and eaten from the shell. It originates and is commonly sold as street-food in the Philippines. It is usually served with beer, but alcohol products were not allowed at the potluck. As … Continue reading What Happened at the 6th FilAm Creations Meeting & Potluck?
Every year, we are proud to be a Community Partner with Visual Communications’ annual Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival; co-presenting various short film programs from AAPI filmmakers and talent for the next generation of Hollywood to feature film premieres from creative Pinoys from the Philippines. However, this year in 2017, we are equally proud to have taken on VC Fest’s filmmaker challenge to create short films of our own. Welcome FILAM CREATIONS: A FILMMAKER MOVEMENT (2nd Short Films Program) curated by Craig Obligacion-Wilson: http://festival.vconline.org/2017/shorts-programs/filam-creative-shorts/ On the evening of Friday, April 27th at American Cinematheque’s Egyptian Theater in the heart of … Continue reading FilAm Creative at Opening Night Gala of 33rd Annual Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 2017 with FilAm Creations
It was our second potluck party, but this time held at the Pilipino Workers Center (PWC) in Historic Filipinotown, Los Angeles. On Saturday, April 22, 2017, two weeks before our filmmakers’ initiative, FilAm Creations’ 12 new short films sold out premiere screening at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival on May 3rd at the ArtShare LA, it was time to celebrate our accomplishments thus far! There was a discussion on upcoming FilAm Creative events including Halo-Halo Headshots, a panel event with NBC, creating new content for the Bidyo Channel and an update on FilAm Creations’ second screening. With every … Continue reading What Happened at 4th FilAm Creations’ Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 2017 Meetup?
Summary by Edwin A. Santos Saturday, December 31, 2016 : @Edwin_A_Santos | : Edwin A. Santos Talent manager Phil Brock forwarded to me (a day after his participation at our 2nd Annual FilAm Creative Actors Panel & Networking … Continue reading Making A Difference: Filipino Talent Owning Character Roles in 2016
Summary by Edwin A. Santos Friday, December 29, 2016 : @Edwin_A_Santos | : Edwin A. Santos Ever since my parents plopped me down in front of a television set as a toddler, I have noticed a steady growth … Continue reading FilAm Creative’s Notable Firsts of 2016