Filmmaker Update: John Pirozzi

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There’s a saying that “Music is the soul of a nation”. What happens when a nation’s music is silenced? Don’t Think I’ve Forgotten: Cambodia’s Lost Rock and Roll is a fascinating documentary about Cambodia’s modern music history. The film captures […]

CFC Cineplex Entertainment Program 2015 – Call For Applicants

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Canadian Film Centre – Call for Applicants CFC Cineplex Entertainment Film Program: Directors’ Lab, Editors’ Lab, Producers’ Lab, and Writers’ Lab The Cineplex Entertainment Film Program champions original voices, entrepreneurism and collaboration. Filmmakers are encouraged to take creative risks and […]

SFF & TSFF Call For Submissions

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Scarborough Film Festival Calling all filmmakers! The 3rd Annual Scarborough Film Festival opened their Call For Submissions and this year all submission fees have been suspended! The festival accepts films of any type, length and genre – so there are no […]

Filmmaker Update: Albert Shin and Shasha Nakhai

The Toronto Film Critics Association has announced their award winners and we’re pleased to share that Albert Shin, director of In Her Place, is the recipient of the Scotiabank Jay Scott Award for an Emerging Artist! The awards gala will be held […]

Support Grace Lee Boggs!

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At 99 years old, Grace Lee Boggs has spent most of her life involved with many of the major American social movements of the last century. Reel Asian is so proud to have screened AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY: THE EVOLUTION OF GRACE LEE BOGGS last […]

Free Japanese films at Bloor Cinema!

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Lots of film events happening this weekend! On December 7-9, The Japan Foundation and The Consulate General of Japan in Toronto teamed up together to bring three free films to Bloor Hot Docs Cinema – Til The Break of Dawn, […]

Filmmaker Update: Althea Balmes

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Congratulations to Althea!  The Mayworks Festival of Working People and the Arts has selected Kwentong Bayan: Labour of Love to receive the 2014 Min Sook Lee Labour Arts Award for Artists who have captured the values of labour and social justice in their work. […]

The Making of An Archive

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Jacqueline Hoang Nguyen’s project,The Making of an Archive, invites newcomers and families of newcomers to Canada post-1967 to digitize their photographic documents and share their personal histories. These scanned documents together with their corresponding narratives will eventually be made public via […]