Q&A with Fruit Fly director H.P. Mendoza

San Francisco-born writer-director, singer-songwriter H.P. Mendoza introduced his new musical Fruit Fly to Toronto audiences on Thursday. Film critics have called his film “filthy” and “utterly filthy” but that doesn’t faze the director in producing stories that really speak to […]

“Screenings, events and series’, oh my …”

It is day two of the Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival with a schedule full of events. Starting at 1pm is the National Screen Institute‘s info session with experts from film, television and digital media attending at the National […]

Packed Crowd Fills 2009 Opening Night Gala

About 700 film revelers packed the Bloor Cinema as they partook to the opening night gala screening of Canadian premiere Overheard from Hong Kong for the 13th annual Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival. “Tonight was a fantastic evening,” says […]