Filmmaker Update: Arvin Chen

US-born/Taipei-based filmmaker Arvin Chen, whose award-winning film Au Revoir Taipei closed our 2010 festival, also took part in an artist talk during our Industry Series.  His commitment to the next generation of filmmakers was on display again recently as he helped […]

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 […]

Filmmaker Updates: SXSW

The 2011 edition of South By Southwest (SXSW) Festival, the inspiration behind Toronto’s own North By Northeast (NXNE) Festival, unfolds next month in Austin, Texas. Once primarily known as a music festival, SXSW’s film lineup is quickly making a name for itself. […]

Next Stage

The Next Stage Theatre Festival, the winter showcase of the Fringe of Toronto, is on now through the 14th of January.  There are eight plays and of the four I’m seeing, two have connections to Reel Asian. I just got […]