Direk Eileen Cabling & Darlene Malimas are featured panelists in AAIFF 43’s In the Moment Shorts Q&A

Direk Eileen Cabiling and Darlene Malimas were among the featured panelists in the 43rd Asian American International Film Festival (AAIFF 43) last October 10, to represent Basurero in the In the Moment Shorts Q&A.

Moderated by Annie Ning, Programmer at the AAIFF 43, they were joined by Alex Phuc Khang Nguyen (Ephemeral) and Joseph Mangat (Bidyoke).

It was a great engaging chat amongst filmmakers sharing their respective stories about their vision, struggles, and plans moving forward.

Watch the Q&A session here.

Asian Movie Pulse features Basurero for its festival run at AAIFF 43 and LAPPFF 36

Asian Movie Pulse featured Basurero for its festival run at the 43rd Asian American International Film Festival (AAIFF 43), on October 1-11,  and the 36th Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival (LAPPFF 36), on October 1-31.

Written by Adam Symchuk, the article highlighted Basurero’s participation at the AAIFF 43 and LAPPFF 36, as well as introduce the film’s lead actor, Jericho Rosales, and Eileen Cabiling, the writer-director, to the readers.

Read the full article here. 

 

Asian Journal features Direk Eileen Cabiling for its AAIFF 43 Spotlight Series

Asian Journal features Direk Eileen Cabiling last October 1 as part of its spotlight features for the 43rd Asian American International Film Festival (AAIFF 43).

The article highlights Eileen’s experiences growing up as the only Asian in her class in Richmond, Virginia, her motivation for doing Basurero, and that of becoming an independent filmmaker.  She also discusses her future plans, including her project with the film’s lead actor, Jericho Rosales.

Read the full story here.

 

Catch Direk Eileen Cabiling engage with other great Filipina filmmakers at the AAIFF 43: Filipino Filmmakers Roundtable Discussion

Watch Direk Eileen Cabiling as she engaged in a fun and lively conversation with other great Fil-Am female directors at the AAIFF 43: Filipino Filmmakers Roundtable Discussion last September 30.

She conversed alongside some amazing fierce Filipina filmmakers – Diane Paragas (Yellow Rose), Isabel Sandoval (Lingua Franca), and Andrea Walter (Empty by Design). It was moderated by the uber-cool Jeremiah Abraham (Founder/CEO – Tremendous Communication).

The past few years have seen a boom in Filipino diasporic films, with many films and filmmakers entering the mainstream.  This roundtable gathered Filipino filmmakers at different points in their careers to discuss their work, process, and what it’s like to create now.

Watch the discussion here.

 

Basurero OPENS TODAY at LAPFF 36 (Los Angeles) and AAIFF 43 (New York City)

Basurero OPENS TODAY at the 36th Los Angeles Pacific Film Festival and the 43rd Asian American International Film Festival (New York City).  Hope you can catch it along with all the amazing films showing this year!

October 1- 31

36th Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival Online

Tickets: https://festival.vcmedia.org/2020/movies/basurero/

Geoblocked Southern California (excluding San Diego)

October 1-11

43rd Asian American International Film Festival Online

Tickets: https://www.aaiff.org/aaiff43/in-the-moment

USA Nationwide

Kudos to Direk Eileen Cabiling and the whole AMAZING TEAM:

Darlene Catly Malimas, Sascha Rice, Jose Carlos Mangual, Eva Husson, Nikie Esmero, Globe Studios, Jericho Rosales Official, and and CAST! Philippines, US, Korea and France!

A BIG THANK YOU to all our CROWD FUNDERS and SUPPORTERS! ❤

You made this dream happen!