Reel Asian and imagineNATIVE are joint community partners for all the films being presented this weekend at TELUS TAIWANfest. Subtitled CROSSOVER: Rise of Indie Nation, this is the Vancouver-based organization’s second year in Toronto. I headed down to the Studio Theatre […]
Archives for August 2010
Check out the Indie Lounge Talent Lab at the Grand River Film Festival. Download the application here. Indie Lounge Talent Lab is an artistic development programme that takes place during the Grand River Film Festival and provides emerging talent from […]
Check out the new Sharpie commercial by Jeff Chiba Stearns (done in the style of his short film Yellow Sticky Notes that screened at Reel Asian in 2007)
Download application at Planet in Focus’ website.
Reel Asian is proud to be co-presenting 3 films at the TELUS TAIWANfest Crossover festival. More information on TELUS TAIWANfest: Official Site (Toronto & Vancouver) | Harbourfront World Routes (Toronto site only) E Sha Age Aug 28 2010 | 3:30PM […]
Cuong Ngo (The Golden Pin, 2009) has just returned from Vietnam where he and his Canadian crew shot Oriental Pearls for 32 days over 6 months. This film follows the tales of 5 women and their stories of unattainable love, disappointment, […]
My iPhone pic doesn’t really do it justice, but a great crowd came out on Friday night for the Canadian premiere of The Killing of a Chinese Cookie, a light-hearted doc by Japanese American director Derek Shimoda. The film helped kick […]
Just before the screening of Killing of a Chinese Cookie this evening, Chris and I scoped out the food pavilion looking for potential vendors for the festival… and found Spring Rolls (long-time RA supporter) offering a little Dim Sum 101! […]
Reel Asian Co-Presents Phobia 2 at Toronto After Dark!
The National Post reported this week on the recent boom of film activity in Toronto, including the newest festival to the scene, Open Roof Films (ongoing, with a screening of LOVERS OF HATE this Thursday at Amsterdam Brewery). I’m often […]