Reel Asian co-presents at Hot Docs 2016!


Reel Asian is thrilled to co-present two films at the 2016 Hot Docs Festival in the month of May! In MY LAND, director Jian Fan presents the tension caused by the Chinese government when residents are evicted out of their homes and the Chen’s […]

Congrats to inDANCE’s Hari Krishnan!


Congratulations Hari Krishnan on making it to THE A-LIST! “[Krishnan] has the speaking eyes, the flourishing gesture, the cascading and pounding rhythm to make bharatanatyam compelling…even with an isolated finger” – The A-List (2006) Reel Asian would like to congratulate award-winning […]

Upcoming Nagata Shachu Concert – April 2


See Toronto-based Japanese taiko drumming troupe Nagata Shachu perform with TorQ Percussion Quartet on Saturday, April 2! If you missed out on the popular “Japan Night Experience” prize package from our Lunar New Year Fundraiser online auction, do not worry because Nagata […]

Reel Asian co-presents The Roots Remain with Cinema Politica


Reel Asian is proud to co-present The Roots Remain at the Bloor Cinema with Cinema Politica on Tuesday, April 5. Directors Jean-Sebastien Francoeur and Andrew Marchand-Boddy follows the story of Canadian-raised graffiti artist FONKI as he reunites with his family in […]

Call for Submissions: Regent Park Film Festival & TSFF


Regent Park Film Festival (RPFF) Attention local, national and international filmmakers! Regent Park Film Festival is now accepting film submissions until June 10, 2016 for their 14th Annual Film Festival. Each year they accept films and stories that celebrate and resonate with […]

Job Postings: Regent Park, TIFF


14th Annual Regent Park Festival Festival Designer – Contract Position Reporting to the Marketing and Outreach Coordinator, the Designer will oversee the conception and execution of creative materials for Regent Park Film Festival’s 14th Annual Film Festival, Under the Stars […]

The Crisis of the Real: New Chinese Independent Documentaries


Reel Asian is proud to co-present TIFF Cinematheque’s latest documentary programme. As part of Reel Asian’s Vista program, we’re proud to be the official Community Partner of The Crisis of the Real: New Chinese Independent Documentaries film series with TIFF Cinematheque from […]

Vietnamese rom-com “Sweet 20” film release in Toronto!


One moment you’re a 70 year old granny taking a photo at the studio. And the next thing you know, you turned into a 20 year old girl and is living your dreams to become a singer. Does this sound somewhat familiar […]

JCCC Screening: Dogs Without Names

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There’s an undeniably strong bond between humans and dogs. They’re family to each other, best friends of one another, and almost nothing can break them apart. But ever since the Great East Japan Earthquake Disaster that occurred on March 11, 2011, many dogs were left […]