Tag Archives: Reel Asian 2011

Filmmaker Update: Elaine Poon

I was first introduced to Elaine Poon‘s work when it was screened at the Toronto Youth Shorts Film Festival back in 2010. In 2011, she participated as a finalist in Reel Asian’s So You Think You Can Pitch? competition where … Continue reading

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Filmmaker Update: Jennifer Cho Suhr, Cuong Ngo

Korean American filmmaker Jennifer Cho Suhr is currently raising funds to complete her new short film and thesis project Out There, a story of Ollie, an eight year old boy, who is abruptly abandoned by his mother and left with his … Continue reading

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Filmmaker Updates: Mingu Kim, Desiree Lim

Mingu Kim’s documentary A Drummer’s Passion will be screening at this year’s inaugural Toronto Korean Film Festival as part of the Korean Canadian Shorts program on June 26, 2012 7:00PM at Innis Town Hall.  A Drummer’s Passion follows the legendary … Continue reading

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Filmmaker Update: Gerry Balasta, Mingu Kim, Jeff Chiba Stearns

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Filmmaker Updates: Daichi Saito, Jeff Chiba Stearns, Stephanie Law, Midi Onodera, Devil Music Ensemble

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Filmmaker Update: Koji Yamamura & Michael Fukushima

Congrats to Japanese animation artist Koji Yamamura and NFB Producer Michael Fukushima and their team on their recent Genie nomination for 2012 Best Animated Short for Muybridge’s Strings!  Based on the life and work of photographer Eadweard Muybridge, this wonderfully … Continue reading

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Filmmaker Update: Shasha, Rich, Midi, Heather, Paul, Mingu

Shasha Nakhai and Rich Williamson’s The Sugar Bowl will be screening at the AmerAsia Film Festival in Montreal this March! The Sugar Bowl premiered at Reel Asian in 2011 as part of the Trailblazers Shorts Program. In celebration of LIFT‘s … Continue reading

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With the holiday season just around the corner, it is definitely the time to give and receive.  With crowd-funding becoming more common, sites like IndieGoGo and Kickstarter have given filmmakers a new and immediate way to raise awareness and cash … Continue reading

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Dazzling Displays

Once the balloons had time to settle there was one last party to end the festival events behind the scenes.  As a thank you to all the volunteers that put their hard work & time in to this year’s event … Continue reading

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Review: BananaTimes on The Journals of Musan

BananaTimes strikes again!  Makes you wonder where they get the time to watch and review all these selections…Check out their review of The Journals of Musan. This film is screening on Saturday, November 12, 12:00 PM at The Royal. Watch … Continue reading

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