Sneak Peek at the 2011 Lineup

Reel Asian will be announcing our full festival line-up at our Official Press Launch on October 11, 2011. Until then, here is a sneak preview of some of the exciting titles in our 2011 programming!

Reel Asian will be announcing our full festival line-up at our Official Press Launch on October 11, 2011. Until then, here is a sneak preview of some of the exciting titles in our 2011 programming!

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OVERHEARD 2

Hong Kong 2011 | 99 min | Directors Felix Chong, Alan Mak
Screening in Richmond Hill only
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Hong Kong heavyweights Lau Ching Wan, Louis Koo and Daniel Wu return in this crime thriller about greed and betrayal in the high stakes world of insider trading and corporate espionage.

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SAIGON ELECTRIC

USA/Vietnam 2011 | 103 min | Director Stephane Gauger
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Hip hop dancers from the tough streets of Saigon befriend a ribbon dancer from the countryside. Together, they must dance for their lives to save the only home they know.

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FORTUNE TELLER

China 2010 | 129 min | Director Xu Tong
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A revealing documentary about an eccentric but charming fortune teller who services a clientele of prostitutes and shadowy figures, who, like him, are living on the fringes of Chinese society.

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FULLMETAL ALCHEMIST: THE SACRED STAR OF MILOS

Japan 2011 | 100 min | Director Murata Kasuya
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The infamous Elric brothers’ continuing quest for the Philosopher’s Stone embroils them in a rebellion in the underground city of Milos. Based on Japan’s #1 manga series.

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PEARLS OF THE FAR EAST

Canada/Vietnam 2011 | 96 min | Director Cuong Ngo
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Based on stories by award-winning author Nguyen Thi Minh Ngoc, Pearls of the Far East explores forbidden desire and true love in this cinematically stunning debut feature.

The 15th Anniversary Edition of the Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival will take place November 8-13 in Toronto and November 18-19 in Richmond Hill. Our full festival schedule and ticketing information will be available online on October 12th. Mark the date in your calendars!

Press accreditation information will be available online at the end of September.