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 […]

Surreal Experiences of a First Time Filmmaker

The following is written by Unsung Voices Filmmaker, Althea Balmes (who also won the WIFT-T Award at Reel Asian for Suman Ladies). As I write this, I’m on the College streetcar on my way to The Royal to catch The […]

What to Watch at the 16th Reel Asian Film Festival?

I know trying to navigate a festival’s programme can be intimidating and it’s easier if someone can recommend you flicks based on specific preferences. Our staff members give their take on what films to choose based on different criteria. GALAS […]

Asian picks at Hot Docs

This year’s Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Film Festival takes place April 26 – May 6, 2012 at 1o theatres across downtown Toronto.  This much-anticipated annual festival includes an impressive 189 docs from 51 countries.  Highlights from this year include […]