Winners of The 2016 Los Angeles Philippine International Film Festival

The Los Angeles Philippine International Film Festival (LAPIFF) made its debut on the second weekend of Filipino American History Month from October 7th thru October 9th at Cinemark X D Theaters inside the South Bay Pavilion.  FilAm Creative was a Community Sponsor where our members volunteered, introduced, hosted and moderated Q&As throughout the film festival’s weekend screenings of world premieres, special screenings, short films, documentaries, animated films and student films – local, nationwide and abroad. Below is the announcement of the first winners of LAPIFF 2016 by co-founders Abe Pagtama, Jush Andowitt and Fe P. Koons: The Mission of the Los Angeles … Continue reading Winners of The 2016 Los Angeles Philippine International Film Festival

What Happened at FilAm Creative’s Good Karma Networking Mixer?

There are two ways of spreading light – to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it.  ~Edith Wharton, Vesalius in Zante On a brisk and sunny early Saturday morning, FilAm Creative christened 2016 with a dose of good karma through our first networking mixer held at the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank February 6th. After a brief meeting and a video presentation about what the LA Food Bank is all about, the Good Karma Networking Mixer began. FAC members were assigned to an LA Food Bank representative and to various duties of food sorting or gleaning for the four … Continue reading What Happened at FilAm Creative’s Good Karma Networking Mixer?

FilAm Creative’s Top 10 Events of 2015

We are just days away from welcoming the new year so, we decided to countdown our Top 10 Events of 2015! Enjoy! Video thumbnail from left to right from top:  Manny Streetz (KIIS FM), Ashley Argota (“The Fosters”), Gene Cajayon (“The Debut”), Billy DaMota (CSA) and Annalee Paulo (42West) and from left to right from bottom:  Edward J. Mallillin, Walter Talens, Melissa Arce, Edwin A. Santos, Rex Sampaga and Walter Boholst. 2015 will go down as the boom year for Filipino American performers in television and film since the 1990s. And, in our sixth year, FilAm Creative (FAC) have been … Continue reading FilAm Creative’s Top 10 Events of 2015