Reel Asian Co-Presents at Hot Docs 2016!


Reel Asian is thrilled to co-present two films at the 2016 Hot Docs Festival in the month of May! In MY LAND, director Jian Fan presents the tension caused by the Chinese government when residents are evicted out of their homes and the Chen’s […]

Reel Asian co-presents The Roots Remain with Cinema Politica


Reel Asian is proud to co-present The Roots Remain at the Bloor Cinema with Cinema Politica on Tuesday, April 5. Directors Jean-Sebastien Francoeur and Andrew Marchand-Boddy follows the story of Canadian-raised graffiti artist FONKI as he reunites with his family in […]

The Crisis of the Real: New Chinese Independent Documentaries


Reel Asian is proud to co-present TIFF Cinematheque’s latest documentary programme. As part of Reel Asian’s Vista program, we’re proud to be the official Community Partner of The Crisis of the Real: New Chinese Independent Documentaries film series with TIFF Cinematheque from […]

Reel Asian Co-presents LOST & FOUND at Bloor Cinema


On March 11, 2011, Japan was struck by the most powerful earthquake to have hit the nation, resulting in tens of thousands of casualties. As the 5th year anniversary of the Tohoku earthquake and tsunami approaches, those affected in Japan and around […]

Reel Asian Presents the Asian Programme at Victoria Film Festival


Reel Asian is proud to present the Asian programme at the Victoria Film Festival, curated by Reel Asian’s programming team.  To all our west coast Canadian followers, you’re in luck! Reel Asian has packaged a few of our 2015 festival favourites […]

Celebrate Lunar New Year with Reel Asian on February 18th


We’re turning 20! And we want you to celebrate with us starting this February! Join the Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival (Reel Asian) for a Lunar New Year Fundraiser and 10-course banquet dinner to celebrate the festivities and support Reel Asian’s […]

Reel Asian co-presents A Story of Yonosuke


Reel Asian begins the new year by partnering with The Japan Foundation to co-present, A Story of Yonosuke on January 24, 2016 for their Japanese Movies at the Bloor Cinema screening series. From the director of The Woodsman in the Rain, Shuichi Okita brings […]

Reel Asian Co-presents Lessons in Dissent at JAYU


We’re proud to co-present the North American Premiere of Lessons in Dissent at the JAYU Human Rights Film Festival on December 11th during the Human Rights Month to cast a light on two young Hong Kong social activists, Joshua and Ma, who became the faces […]

Reel Asian Co-Presents NOBLE at EUFF


Reel Asian is proud to co-present the Toronto premiere of multiple award-winning film, NOBLE, at the European Union Film Festival on Sunday November 22, 2015. Featuring the true story of Irish charity founder Christina Noble, the biopic gives audience a […]