2014 So You Think You Can Pitch? live finale

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The 9th annual So You Think You Can Pitch? live finale was held on November 9th at the George Ignatieff Theatre, hosted by Keith Cole. A live audience watched the 7 teams compete in 2 categories, Established Filmmaker and Emerging Filmmaker, for […]

Asian Canadian TIFF Titles

The Canadian titles announced last week for the 38th edition of the Toronto International Film Festival included a number of Asian Canadians in selection across the Short Cuts Canada programmes, but also in the Contemporary World Cinema programme.  Reel Asian […]

Filmmaker Update: Ann Marie Fleming, Michael Fukushima, Meelad Moaphi

I Was a Child of Holocaust Survivors (directed by Ann Marie Fleming and produced by Michael Fukushima) won the JI Segal – Michael Moskovitz Award for a Film on a Jewish Theme last week! Congrats to them both.  Reel Asian […]

The Hidden Intricacies of Collaborative Filmmaking

The following is a post by Unsung Voices filmmaker, Albert Zablan based on his experiences at the Canadian Spotlight screening. Hitchcock, Spielberg and Ozu; these names are often mentioned and revered in the world of film, and with great reason. […]

Filmmaker Update: Koji Yamamura & Michael Fukushima

Congrats to Japanese animation artist Koji Yamamura and NFB Producer Michael Fukushima and their team on their recent Genie nomination for 2012 Best Animated Short for Muybridge’s Strings!  Based on the life and work of photographer Eadweard Muybridge, this wonderfully […]