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First Asian Titles Announced for TIFF

The Toronto International Film Festival will open its 38th edition on September 5, but their first batch of films was announced today.  They already include a handful of Asian titles, with more sure to be announced as the festival approaches. … Continue reading

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Vote for CSV Video Pitch Competition Finalists by May 26

The entries for the 2013 CSV Video Pitch Competition Finalists have been winnowed down to three finalists by their panel of judges. But who exactly will win $2000 worth of equipment rentals is up to YOU. Take a look at … Continue reading

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Reel Asian celebrates AHM! Interview w/ Albert Zablan and Althea Balmes

Time for the final interview of our Asian Heritage Month School Tour filmmakers series. Last week I sat down to chat with Albert and Althea after dim sum and we covered everything from Deadliest Warrior, suman and of course their filmmaking experience … Continue reading

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Reel Asian celebrates AHM! Interview with Leslie Supnet

Next up in our Asian Heritage Month filmmaker interview series is visual artist/filmmaker, Leslie Supnet! Leslie’s work reflects the nuances of everyday imagery and have screened at various festivals. Throughout the month of May, Leslie will be joined by Stephanie Law, … Continue reading

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Reel Asian Celebrates AHM! Interview with Stephanie Law

Happy Asian Heritage Month! This May, we will be highlighting Reel Asian filmmakers participating in our annual Asian Heritage Month School Tour. These selected filmmakers will be visiting schools in the GTA and York Region to present their films and speak … Continue reading

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Kim’s Convenience returns – I suggest you get tickets NAO

“There are many reasons to cheer… join the celebration”- TORONTO STAR Soulpepper Theatre’s smash hit play Kim’s Convenience returns to Toronto for their 2013 national tour. When the critically-acclaimed play by Korean-Canadian playwright/actor Ins Choi first debuted, there was huge … Continue reading

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Spring film festivals galore!

We are mid-way through April and the weather is finally starting to warm up. Hopefully it will continue stay this way and stop teasing us! Take a break from the spring cleaning, studying, and general work, to enjoy a film … Continue reading

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Help support “Shalom Bollywood: The Documentary”

This past Sunday, I attended Shalom Bollywood: The Untold Story of Indian Cinema talk at The Toronto Jewish film festival Director Danny Ben-Moshe gave a very interesting presentation about the early history of Bollywood that most people might not know … Continue reading

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Asian film picks at Hot Docs 2013

North America’s largest documentary film festival is almost here! The 20th edition of Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival will take place from April 25-May 5 featuring 205 amazing documentaries from 43 countries. Read more after the jump to see … Continue reading

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Red Snow Collective Benefit Spring Concert

In celebration of Asian Heritage month, Small World Music presents Asian Music Series featuring a benefit concert for Red Snow Collective Thursday May 30 | 8:00pm (doors open at 7:30) Silent auction prior to the concert and a reception following … Continue reading

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