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Asians Keep on Rock’n in the ReelWorld

While we are not officially co-presenting anything at this year’s ReelWorld Film Festival, we are happy that our filmmakers (and some of our films!) are all over the programme. Here is a rundown of films with connections to Reel Asian, … Continue reading

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Asians On-Screen & Off at Images 2014

The 27th annual edition of Toronto’s famed Images Festival kicks off on April 10 with ten days celebrating the best of experimental film & video and contemporary moving image art. In addition to our co-presentations bookending the festival, there are Asian … Continue reading

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Reel Asian Picks at Hot Docs 2014!

Hot Docs 2014 Festival films and schedules were announced! From April 24 to May 4, the festival will feature 197 official selections from 43 countries. Note the new location of the festival box office: 2 Bloor Street West (Cumberland Terrace … Continue reading

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WIFT 2014 Development Incubator is looking for Producers & Writers!

Women In Film & Television Toronto The WIFT-T Development Incubator (June 18 – 21, 2014) is a national initiative, designed to kickstart market-driven feature films and support the next generation of Canadian feature film professionals. Up to six emerging or mid-career … Continue reading

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RA picks at ReelWorld Film Festival

ReelWorld Film Festival celebrates its 14th season, presenting more than 30 films and videos by filmmakers from Canada and around the world. With an opening night in Markham, the festival continues from April 11th-13th. Here are our picks from the … Continue reading

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Congrats to all the winners at the CSAs!

It was a fantastic week of celebrating homegrown Canadian talent in film, television and digital programming. The week-long event, culminating to last night’s red carpet Awards Gala, displayed a wealth of talent dedicated to honouring Canadian stories. Amongst those who … Continue reading

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Kpop Star Henry Lau makes his acting debut!

Food Films. We can’t get enough. If you know Reel Asian, then you know we love food. Cakes are never limited to birthdays. There are fast food coupons at the front of the office. We’re constantly talking about where to … Continue reading

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Thank you National Bank for supporting Reel Asian’s Youth Programmes!

Did you know that last year at our festival, National Bank donated $1 for every bag of popcorn purchased? In total, National Bank contributed $500 through their One for Youth program, which will go towards Reel Asian’s Youth Initiatives such … Continue reading

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INDIECAN10K – The 10K Canadian Film Challenge

          Calling all filmmakers! Producer Avi Federgreen (Moon Point, One Week) and distribution company Indiecan Entertainment have launched INDIECAN10K,  an inaugural initiative aimed at first-time feature filmmakers. Selected winners will get to work closely with mentors in … Continue reading

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TAIS Animation Workshops for this Winter!

The Toronto Animated Image Society (TAIS) has released their Winter 2014 workshop schedule. Ever wanted to dabble in animation, paper puppets or stop-motion? Check out the classes TAIS is offering this season – no animation experience required! More information here

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