Pinay Calls the Shots as NYC Commissioner of Media and Entertainment
In this episode, the Makillala Crew: Jen and Rachelle; interview Anne del Castillo, first generation filipino-american who serves as Commissioner at the NYC Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment. The episode closes with a presentation by Joanna Ruth & Cyd Tumpalan, who play violin and marimba.
The Makilala crew Cristina, Jen and Rachelle; interview Ambassador Petronila P. Garcia and Vice Consul Tanya Faye Ramiro. The guests shared their experiences as diplomats and what representing the Filipino government in NY requires.
The Makilala crew Jen, Rachelle and Cristina, talk to the founder of The Outstanding Filipino American Awards, Elton Lugay, about the importance of recognizing FilAms and their work. Recipients of the awards Erwin Benedict Valencia, Ninotchka Rosca and TOFA Performing Artists Rasmin Diaz, Geo...
In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, the Makilala crew joins once more. From Beijing, New York and New Jersey; Cristina, Jen and Rachelle interview Dr. Chris Cueto and Registered Nurse Maryann Gonong; who share their experiences as survivors and front liners during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Rachelle Ocampo, from Makilala TV, and guest Co-host Marilyn Abalos; interview Kerwin Orville C. Tate, Deputy Consul General of the Philippine Consulate General in New York; and Dr. Elvy Barroso PhD., Infectious Desease MD and Professor. In this conversation there will be facts about the...