Filmmaker Updates: Daichi Saito, Serena Lee

Daichi Saito’s 2009 film Trees of Syntax Leaves of Axis is part of the Redeeming Cinema opening night program of the Fabulous Festival of Fringe Film.  Screening Thursday, July 28, 9PM at Hanover Drive-In.  Daichi is one of four artists selected to participate in a special installation at this year’s Reel Asian…more details to follow on this “secret” project.

Serena Lee, whose work appears in Suite Suite Chinatown, is one of several artists whose work will be shown at the Art Gallery of Mississauga as part of Meet us on the commons exhibition.  Works in the exhibition investigate the role youth play in forming and opening up public spaces for all.  July 21 – September 11. Lee is currently based in Rotterdam, but will be travelling to New York to support Suite Suite Chinatown as it wraps up its tour at the Asian American International Film Festival on August 13.