Friday November 07, 2014 @ 7:00 pm | The Royal

2014AwesomeAsianBadGuys

Based on the immensely popular Youtube series, this film features the Asian “bad guys” of our favourite childhood action movies in an action comedy that pays homage to the actors who played iconic yet nameless Asian villains on the silver screen. Featuring Tamlyn Tomita, Dante Basco, and Al Leong.

USA 2014 Rated PG 60:00 English Canadian Premiere Buy Tickets

Friday November 07, 2014 @ 8:45 pm | The Royal

2014NineMan

9-Man documents the uniquely Chinese-American sport, and presents an entertaining, funny, and sharp conversation about contemporary Asian America, as players not only battle for a championship but fight to preserve a sport that holds so much history.

USA 2014 Rated G 87:00 English International Premiere Buy Tickets

Friday November 07, 2014 @ 10:45 pm | The Royal

2014HunterxHunter

On the eve of a national tournament, Hunters Gon and Killua battle against rogue Hunters who dabbled with the dark power “On.” A film adaptation of the best-selling manga series Hunter × Hunter, The Last Mission introduces character twists that even followers of the manga would find refreshing.

Japan Rated G 97:00 Japanese with English subtitles Toronto Premiere Buy Tickets

Saturday November 08, 2014 @ 1:30 pm | The Royal

2014BeyondBeauty

The first film documenting Taiwan from an aerial perspective, the documentary describes both the “beauty and sorrow” of Taiwan by juxtaposing awe-inspiring views of its rich biodiversity with images of industrial devastation wrought by humans.

Taiwan 2013 Rated G 93:00 Mandarin with English subtitles Canadian Premiere Buy Tickets

Saturday November 08, 2014 @ 6:45 pm | The Royal

2014TheContinent

Novelist-blogger Han Han makes his directorial debut with a road trip film focused on the dreams and confusion of modern Chinese youth. Featuring notable stars Chen Bolin and Feng Shaofeng.

China 2014 Rated PG 104:00 Mandarin with English subtitles Canadian Premiere Buy Tickets

Saturday November 08, 2014 @ 9:15 pm | The Royal

2014MourningGrave

With the ability to see ghosts, In-su returns to his hometown for a normal life, but ends up bonding with an unusual girl. Meanwhile, a mysterious masked ghost has started to hunt down and kill his classmates one by one.

South Korea 2014 Rated 18A 90:00 Korean with English Subtitles Canadian Premiere Buy Tickets

Sunday November 09, 2014 @ 2:00 pm | The Royal

2014BlueBustamante

In 1990, George leaves his wife and son in the Philippines in search of a higher-paying career in Japan. He eventually finds work as a stunt double in the famous TV series, Force Five. As the masked Blue Force, George can battle giant robots and lizards on screen without having to learn Japanese.

Philippines 2013 Rated PG 87:00 Japanese and Tagalog with English subtitles Canadian Premiere Buy Tickets

Sunday November 09, 2014 @ 4:00 pm | The Royal

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This selection of short films feature the struggles of daily life—from young teens learning responsibility, adults overcoming poverty, and all ages in-between falling in and out of love. Includes works by Chen Ho-Yu, Zhou Quan, Gloria Kim, Timothy Yeung, Su-An Ng, and Francois Yang.

Rated 14A TBD Buy Tickets

Sunday November 09, 2014 @ 7:00 pm | The Royal

2014KANO

“What does race have to do with baseball?” Based on a true story, KANO depicts a multiethnic squad of rural Taiwan-based highschoolers who made it to the national championships in Japan in 1931. KANO is the directorial debut for Boya, most well-known for his leading role in Seediq Bale (Warriors of the Rainbow 2011).

Taiwan 2014 Rated G 185:00 Japanese, Taiwanese with English subtitles Canadian Premiere Buy Tickets