Asians Keep on Rock’n in the ReelWorld

While we are not officially co-presenting anything at this year’s ReelWorld Film Festival, we are happy that our filmmakers (and some of our films!) are all over the programme. Here is a rundown of films with connections to Reel Asian, […]

Canadian Animators Down Under

It’s wintertime in Australia, and the Melbourne International Animation Festival is on now through the end of June.  Canadian animation is held in high regard around the world thanks to the strong efforts of the National Film Board, but it’s […]

Filmmaker Update: Yung Chang, Jeff Chiba Stearns

Yung Chang’s most recent documentary The Fruit Hunters will be presented as a two-party program on CBC’s The Nature of Things on February 21 & 28.  The first episode, The Evolution of Desires, will explore the origins of fruit’s diversity […]

Filmmaker Update: Gerry Balasta, Mingu Kim, Jeff Chiba Stearns

Check out what RA filmmakers Gerry Balasta, Mingu Kim and Jeff Chiba Stearns are up to…Gerry Balasta is currently working on The Solar Champion, a new comedy about a family of dreamers and the search for the next Manny Pacquiao. […]

Filmmaker Updates: Daichi Saito, Jeff Chiba Stearns, Stephanie Law, Midi Onodera, Devil Music Ensemble

Check out what RA filmmakers and artists are up to… Daïchi Saïto’s Never a Foot Too Far, Even was recently accepted into this year’s International Film Festival Rotterdam. This work was commissioned by Reel Asian and LIFT and shown as […]

Filmmaker Update: Jason Karman, Jeff Chiba Stearns

Vancouver-based filmmaker Jason Karman’s short I’m in the Mood for Love has won the Gerry Brunet Memorial Award at this year’s Vancouver Queer Film Festival. This film will also be screening at the upcoming San Diego Asian Film Festival, 20th […]

Filmmaker Updates: AmérAsia Festival

The inaugural AmérAsia Festival, produced by our colleagues at CinéAsie, unfolds in Montreal over the first two weekends in March.  We’ve already announced on our main site that AmérAsia will be hosting the first stop on our tour of Suite […]