Tag Archives: Unsung Voices

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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Unsung Voices 2 – “Sing Our ‘What Ifs’ Out Loud” by Betty Xie

Girlfriends dir. Betty Xie Part of Shorts Presentation: Unsung Voices 2 screening at Reel Asian on Wed Nov 6             “what if we make a short in which there is only one scene. Two girls meet … Continue reading

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Unsung Voices 2 – “Murphy 101″ by Simu Liu

Open Gym dir. Simu Liu Part of Shorts Presentation: Unsung Voices 2 screening at Reel Asian on Wed Nov 6           “Unlike the laws of physics or thermodynamics, I was never asked to memorize Murphy’s Law … 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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Asian moviemakers take on T24 challenge

The Toronto Youth Shorts Film Festival was born out of a school assignment former Reel Asian Marketing/Industry/Events staff Henry Wong created 5 years ago. This festival focuses on and highlights work by young filmmakers between the ages of 14-28. The … Continue reading

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The Hidden Intricacies of Collaborative Filmmaking

The following is a post by Unsung Voices filmmaker, Albert Zablan based on his experiences at the Canadian Spotlight screening. Hitchcock, Spielberg and Ozu; these names are often mentioned and revered in the world of film, and with great reason. … Continue reading

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What to Watch at the 16th Reel Asian Film Festival?

I know trying to navigate a festival’s programme can be intimidating and it’s easier if someone can recommend you flicks based on specific preferences. Our staff members give their take on what films to choose based on different criteria. GALAS … Continue reading

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