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 […]

Reel Asian 2015 Festival Award Winners Announced


Reel Asian, presented by National Bank, announced the award winners of juried feature and short film prizes at an Awards Ceremony and Reception hosted at Momofuku Daisho on November 8, 2015. Menkes Audience Award: MINA WALKING (Director Yosef Baraki, Afghanistan/Canada 2015) […]

Reel Asian Co-Presents at Regent Park Film Festival


Reel Asian is proud to co-present at the 13th Annual Regent Park Film Festival. On November 19th, Reel Asian is co-presenting The Crow’s Egg (Kaaka Muttai) at Regent Park Film Festival. Featuring mischievous young brothers in the slums of Chennai, India, this comedy-drama […]

Reel Asian Ticketing Updates


Can I still purchase tickets to this film? Our shows have been selling so well that tickets have been going off-sale faster than we can count! We will be updating this webpage regularly regarding the latest ticketing status, so make […]

Co-presenting Breaking the Chains


Reel Asian is proud to co-present, Director Erminia Colucci’s Breaking The Chains taking viewers into the most vulnerable and darkest depths of the human minds. This heart-breaking documentary examines Indonesia’s common practice of “pasung,”a term used for people with mental  illness believed to be possessed by demons. They are physically […]