Events - 19 Jan 13

    Tokyo Drifters: 100 Years of Nikkatsu
    Date: Sat. January 19, 2013 - Sat. April 6, 2013.
    Location: TIFF Bell Lightbox (Reitman Square, 350 King St W) - Toronto, Canada

    Details:

    TIFF Cinematheque presents Tokyo Drifters: 100 Years of Nikkatsu to showcase 12 films from the golden age of Nikkatsu studio. Founded in 1912, the company had been forced to close down its production arm during World War II due to the government’s forced “rationalization” of the film industry. During the postwar production boom, however, Nikkatsu re-emerged as a force to be reckoned with. In 1954, Nikkatsu completed construction of a massive soundstage facility and lured young, promising talent away from such stodgily hierarchical rivals as Shochiku by guaranteeing these up-and-comers quick advancement from assistant to full director status. It was thus that such vibrant talents as Yuzo Kawashima, Seijun Suzuki, Koreyoshi Kurahara, and future Japanese New Wave icon Shohei Imamura were given an early chance to strut their stuff.

    Films:

    For screening dates/times or to buy tickets, visit their website.


    Association of Chinese Canadian Entrepreneurs: Chinese New Year Celebration
    Date: Sat. January 19, 2013 - Sat. January 19, 2013.
    Location: Diamond Banquet Hall (Unit 1, First Markham Place, 3225 Hwy 7 East) - Markham ON

    Details:

    Join the Association of Chinese Canadian Entrepreneurs for their annual Chinese New Year Celebrations!

    Location: Diamond Banquet Hall (Unit #1, First Markham Place, 3225 Hwy 7 East, Markham, ON L3R 3P3)
    Date: Tuesday, February 19, 2013
    Time: Reception at 6:30 p.m. Dinner at 7:00p.m.

    Ticket: $60 (HST Included)
    Dress Code: traditional Chinese outfits optional

    Please RSVP to membership@acce.ca or (905) 479-2802


4 Responses to Events - 19 Jan 13

  1. I am doing a school project on publicity, PR and Social Media promotional use in Independent Films and short films and this would help me very much! Thank you. If anyone is looking for interns to work at the Film festival…please help me.

  2. Cindy says:

    Thanks for listing our event! Advance tickets are available at: http://saykimchi.eventbrite.ca/

  3. Lost Years says:

    Lost Years Named BEST DOCUMENTARY | Asians On Film Festival Winners 2013, Los Angeles

    http://www.asiansonfilm.com/2013/01/asians-on-film-festival-winners-2013/

    Asians On Film Festival
    February 15-17, 2013
    Los Angeles, California
    http://www.asiansonfilm.com/

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