Yearly Archives: 2012

Call for Submissions: Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition

The Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition (TOAE) is now accepting applications for the 52nd annual exhibition, July 5-7, 2013. TOAE is the largest outdoor art exhibition with over 100,000 annual visitors and approximately $30,00 awards given to participating artists.  Applications are … Continue reading

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Job Posting: Inside Out LGBT Film Festival

The gears are turning for the 2013 Toronto LGBT Film Festival and Inside Out is looking for a fun, dedicated person to join the team. Help make 2013 even bigger and better than before. Full details here: http://insideout.ca/get-involved/employment Application Deadline: … Continue reading

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Filmmaker Update: Jon Ng

Congrats to Reel Asian filmmaker Jonathan Ng, whose REQUIEM FOR ROMANCE won the $1000 Canadian Shortwork Award (presented by Kokanee) at the Whistler Film Festival! This film also won our Animasian Award at Reel Asian 2012, and was developed in part through … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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Call for submissions: Bell Media Diverse Screenwriters Program

The Writers Guild of Canada presents the Bell Media Diverse Screenwriters Program, an intensive screenwriting workshop and mentoring program aimed at helping writers from diverse backgrounds get a foot in the door. Program and eligibility details here. Eastern Canada deadline … Continue reading

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Call for Submissions: 12th Annual Chinese Canadian Youth Achievement Awards

The Chinese Canadian Youth Achievement Awards recognizes successful youth who have excelled in various talents and contributions to the community. The Achievement Awards are awarded to individuals in four award categories chosen by a panel represented by active members of the community.

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Artist Xu Tan looking for 1st gen immigrants to interview

Xu Tan is a Chinese artist who has found his work allows him to travel all over the world.  He is in the GTA working on a project with the city of Markham.  The project explores the proposed 2010 ‘Food … Continue reading

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Surreal Experiences of a First Time Filmmaker

The following is written by Unsung Voices Filmmaker, Althea Balmes (who also won the WIFT-T Award at Reel Asian for Suman Ladies). As I write this, I’m on the College streetcar on my way to The Royal to catch The … Continue reading

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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. … Continue reading

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What to Watch at the 16th Reel Asian Film Festival?

I know trying to navigate a festival’s programme can be intimidating and it’s easier if someone can recommend you flicks based on specific preferences. Our staff members give their take on what films to choose based on different criteria. GALAS … Continue reading

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