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Director / Writer

ABOUT THE FILMMAKER

From America's finest city (San Diego) and now residing in the entertainment capital of the world ( Los Angeles), Cassandra Pimentel is a Filipina American Director/Writer most known for her festival selected short film Plaza Blvd (2017), the web series It’s Not You, It’s Me (2014) starring Yoshi Sudarso (Nickelodeon’s Power Rangers Dino Charge) and Chris Dinh (Comfort, Wong Fu Productions' Single by 30) and MyxTV's original digital series A.S.S. - A Scary Sleepover (2018) starring Thia Megia (American Idol, NBC's Days of Our Lives). Plaza Blvd premiered at the LA Asian Pacific Film Festival, and to name a few, it was also a finalist at the FACINE Philippine Arts & Cinema International Film Festival and Los Angeles Cinefest. 


Cassandra strives to incorporate culture and diversity in her projects; her short film, Battle of the Sticks (2016) starring Niko Del Rey (The Filharmonic), shares the Filipino cultural dance, Tinikling.          


Cassandra built her feature film experience as the  First Assistant Director on the film Chalk It Up (NETFLIX) in 2014 ,  and from  2016 to 2017 she assisted Producer Deborah Del Prete (Wedding Planner, Ender’s Game)  in producing the feature film Locating Silver Lake starring Josh Peck (Nickelodeon’s Drake and Josh)  and Finn Wittrock (LA LA Land, American Horror Story).  


Recently, The Filharmonic released a Christmas music video featuring Spencer Ludwig which Cassandra had the pleasure of directing. Also she directed a live talk show on MyxTV - And We're Live starring Trace Gaynor and Farina Aguinaldo in the late fall of 2018. Currently, she is in post production for the short film Morning Beautiful starring Dia Frampton (The Voice, Meg and Dia).


Cassandra believes in the power of storytelling and the power of representation. She aims to share diversity and add in more culture to mainstream media. 

Director's Reel (2017)

CASSANDRA'S FILM PROJECTS

A.S.S. - A Scary Sleepover Ep.1

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WATCH ASS EP.1

A.S.S. - A Scary Sleepover Ep.2

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WATCH ASS EP.2

A.S.S. - A Scary Sleepover Ep.3

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WATCH ASS EP.3

BATTLE OF THE STICKS

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WATCH BOTS

Eye of Enmity

A young man's obsession with a former love leads him to a peculiar family.

Genre: Thriller/Drama

Watch Eye of Enmity

It's Not You, It's Me Ep. 1

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Watch INYIM EP.1

It's Not You, It's Me Ep. 2

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WATCH INYIM EP.2

It's Not You, It's Me Ep. 3

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Watch INYIM EP.3

It's Not You, It's Me TRAILER

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WATCH TRAILER

Plaza Blvd Trailer

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WATCH TRAILER

A.S.S. - A Scary Sleepover Trailer

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WATCH TRAILER

Music Videos

This Christmas: The Filharmonic ft. Spencer Ludwig (2018)

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Watch Music Video

BAES Welcome - HORNY (2017)

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Starting at the 4:00 min. mark

Watch Music Video

exclusive bts music video

This Christmas: The Filharmonic Ft. Spencer Ludwig

BTS vs. Actual MV

Watch here to see a SIDE X SIDE vid of this ONE SHOT take!
THIS CHRISTMAS: The Filharmonic ft. Spencer Ludwig

CREDITS

THIS CHRISTMAS: The Filharmonic Ft. Spencer Ludwig (2018)

Director

Music Video 

And We're Live (2018)

Director 

MyxTV's  LIVE  talk show - And We're Live with Trace Gaynor and Farina Aguinaldo  

SIR (2018)

Director 

Short Film 

Morning Beautiful (2018)

Director 

Short Film 

A.S.S. A Scary Sleepover (2018)

Director/Writer/Producer 

MyxTV's Original Digital Series - 3 Episodes 

Plaza Blvd (2017)

Director/Writer/ Producer 

2017

Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival (Official Premiere) 

San Diego Asian Film Festival (Official Selection)

FACINE Philippine Arts & Cinema International Film Festival (Finalist)

Los Angeles Cinefest (Finalist)

Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Awards (Semi Finalist)

Los Angeles Philippine International Film Festival (Official Selection)


Eye of Enmity (2017)

Director

HBO Asian Pacific American Competition Short Film - ENTRY

BAES WELCOME Ep. 6 Ugh, Straight Girls (2017)

Director 

Web Series  - Episode 6

BAES WELCOME - HORNY (2017)

Director

Music Video

Eye of Enmity (2017)

Director/Producer 

HBO Asian Pacific American Competition Short Film - ENTRY

Battle Of The Sticks (2016)

Director/ Writer/ Producer 

Justin Lin's YOMYOMF Interpretations 2.0 contest sponsored by Comcast and NBC Universal -ENTRY
 

It's Not You, It's Me (2014)

Director/Writer/Producer 

Web Series - 3 Episodes 

Locating Silver Lake (2016)

Assistant to Producer Deborah Del Prete 

Feature Film 

IMDB

The Debt Collector 2018

Assistant to Producer Deborah Del Prete 

IMDB

HIGHER (2016)

First Assistant Director 

Music Video 

Chalk It Up (2014)

First Assistant Director 

Feature Film 

IMDb

Grayson: Earth One (2013)

Assistant to Director / Second Assistant Camera

Short Film 

IMDB

BEHIND THE SCENES VIDS

BTS of PLAZA BLVD

CLICK HERE

BTS of Battle of The Sticks

CLICK HERE

FEATURED PRESS

ABS CBN BALITANG AMERIKA

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Actor Erik Luminarias and Cassandra Pimentel with ABS CBN Reporter Yong Chavez at the LA Asian Pacific Film Festival (2017) for the premiere of PLAZA BLVD. 

The Filipino Press of San Diego

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PLAZA BLVD (May 2017) featured on the front page of The Filipino Press Of San Diego Newspaper.

The Filipino Press of San Diego

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Cassandra Pimentel with Cast and Family at the San Diego Asian Film Festival (Nov 2017) featured on The Filipino Press of San Diego Newspaper. 

Nov. 2017

Cassandra Pimentel as GUEST on Backyard Brewz Season 1 Episode 4 

May 2017

Cassandra Pimentel and Plaza Blvd cast on That's My Entertainment (2017).