Eileen Cabiling


Eileen Cabiling is a Filipino-American filmmaker with a vision to tell stories about the Global Filipino Diaspora. She looks to explore the history and many layers of the Filipino experience along with the deeply complex nuances of colonial psychology and its impact on the Filipino identity.

Cabiling is a recipient of the Women in Film Scholarship Award, the AFI William J. Fadiman Award for Best Screenplay at AFI, and the ABC/Walt DisneyTalent Development Grant. She has worked as a producer, writer, and story producer in international film and TV productions for fifteen years. Her projects have been finalists at Sundance Screenwriting and Producing Lab, Film Independent (LA), Independent Feature Project (NY), Nashville’s Screenwriters’ Competition, and the Bahamas International Writing Residency.