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2017 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival

What You Don’t Say

Directed by Rommel Andaya

USA / 2017 / 10 mins / English / Color / 16:9, D-Cinema

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Plays In:
FilAm Creations: A Filmmaker Movement

Art Share L.A.
May 3, 2017 6:00 pm Rush Line Only


Ted, Danilo and Shelly are talking about Erin, the birthday girl and her party. Ted is using this oppurtunity to express his love to her but Kane, another guy who is interested is in the way and on top of that, Ted is struggling to overcome his social anxiety. During the party, someone from the past gives Ted some sound advice.

Director's Bio

A film graduate of San Diego State University and the Los Angeles Film School, Rommel dabbles in the world of Comedy and Drama. His award winning films have been recognized by many film festivals and competitions across the nation; notably Yomyomf’s Interpretations 2.0-Top 15, Weownthe8th’s-Top 8 and Asian Film Lab’s 72hr Shootout-Best Writer. Rommel loves to assist fellow filmmakers and hopes that his stories are ones people can connect to.


Producer: Jason Hwang
Director: Rommel Andaya
Writers: Rommel Andaya, Bernard Badion
Assistant Director: Andrew Yi
Cinematographer: Alan Chung
Camera Operator: Homer Dulu
Sound Editor, Mixer: Diana Cha
Cast: Carlin James, Mari Lauren, Dante Basco, Erica Juliet, Michael Kuya, Joy Regullano, Sheila Tejada, Junot Lee, Jack Hernandez, Edwin Santos, Dante Swain, Lianne Lin, Melanie Padernal, Jay Lee

Plays in

  1. FilAm Creations: A Filmmaker Movement

    Shorts Programs / 130 mins
    In an effort to inspire, motivate and mobilize the Filipino-American and Filipino filmmaking community, we challenged them to create short films to premiere at The Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 2017. As a result, filmmakers of various levels of experience stepped up to share their artistic voice and storytelling. We are proud to present their efforts to all of you! - Craig Obligacion-Wilson

    In This Program: The Last Straw, Colored Hearts, The Legend Of The Basketball Ghost, Plaza Blvd, I Don’t Love You, What You Don’t Say, Uncle Eddy, Miss Understanding, Madeira, Man of My Dreams, Finding Ronwe, Lolo Pepe

Dates & Times

Plays In:
FilAm Creations: A Filmmaker Movement

Art Share L.A.
May 3, 2017 6:00 pm Rush Line Only