Category Archives: Out and About

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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Asian picks at Toronto After Dark

The Toronto After Dark Film Festival kicks off its 2013 edition on October 17 at its new home, the Scotiabank Theatre. A number of Reel Asian alumni have work in selection this year. Tweet this!

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Summer Outdoor Movie Screenings!

Come out and enjoy the summer weather before it’s gone with some outdoor screenings around the city. July is almost over but you still have August! Enjoy! TIFF in the Park: A Summer of Romances From now until August 28th, … 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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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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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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Movie-ing and munching in Hong Kong

Last week I attended the Hong Kong International Film Festival and Hong Kong International Film & TV Market for the first time.  Not only did I get a chance to watch a multitude of fantastic films (including RA filmmakers Arvin … Continue reading

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Reel Asian Co-presentations & Asian Picks at Images Festival

It was standing-room only tonight at the catalogue launch for the 26th edition of the Images Festival, held at the Urbanspace Gallery. Now that the programming has been released to the public, we’re pleased to announce that we are co-presenting … 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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