18th Annual Edition
November 6-16, 2014 

Thursday, 29 May 2014 14:54
Reel Asian co-presents at the Scarborough Film Festival

Reel Asian is proud to co-present two films in partnership with the Scarborough Film Festival (June 3-8). Returning for a second year, the Scarborough Film Festival's fantastic line-up of local, Canadian and world cinema, shows us why the city's east end is a worthy destination for film. Get cinematic, Scarborough!

OUT OF FOCUS - NORTH AMERICAN PREMIERE

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Director: Shengze Zhu
Saturday June 7, 1:00pm
UTSC (1265 Military Trail, University of Toronto Scarborough)

ADMISSION
General: $15
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SYNOPSIS: 
Starting from a photography workshop for China's "migrant children", who are originally from rurual areas but come with their job seeking parents to urban cities in search of a better life, the film focuses on a girl, Qin, in a harsh and unsettled portrait. Trailer
 

 

QUICK CHANGE - CANADIAN PREMIERE

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Director: Eduardo Roy, Jr.
Saturday June 7, 7:00pm
UTSC (1265 Military Trail, University of Toronto Scarborough)

ADMISSION
General: $15
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SYNOPSIS: 
Dorina believes she is a lady incarcerated inside a male body. She's got herself a flourishing career, albeit in an illegal cosmetic surgery business. She is a mother figure to Hero, her eight year old nephew. She acts as a devoted wife to Uno. Between her job and her family, Dorina feels that she is one lucky woman. Until Uno falls in love with another tranny (transvestite). Trailer

 

Thank you to our Co-Presentation partner:

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