Category Archives: Out and About

Electric Legs Eleven

11/11/11 only comes once on a calendar which was a reminder to Seize the Moment with the presentation of the same name.  This round of shorts were the best Asian Canadian selection. Starting with a PRESS START and 1 player … Continue reading

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Fortune Favoured

Hard to believe it was already the mid point of the festival, day three was the final visit to the Innis Town Hall before moving to the Royal for the weekend festivities. Greeted by a large furry lion head I knew I … Continue reading

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Sweet Twilight Highlights

Day two of the festival let me sample the sensation of a little opening night nerves, although on a smaller scale. My heart fluttered a little faster as I hosted Reel Asian’s Industry series panel on Social Media  Strategy for Film … Continue reading

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Heart Heat Happenings – Lover’s Discourse

The Isabel  Bader could have quite possibly hovered, if not lifted a little off the ground with the high spirits of the crowd, special guests and some helium filled birthday balloons as opening night finally took flight. A few extra peddles down … Continue reading

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Nuit Blanche

Nuit Blanche is an amazing event that Toronto hosts to showcase artists from around Canada and the world.  In one day, there will be over 130 art projects to experience for free.  This event starts at sunset 6.59pm Saturday, October … Continue reading

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Volunteer – Was ist das?

TIFF ended more than a week ago and I’m still digesting all the craziness that took place. Thanks to Gina, our Volunteer coordinator, I got a chance to be a volunteer at this huge event. The word “volunteer” would easily … Continue reading

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Asian selections coming up at NFB

NFB will be hosting an  a few Asian screenings between October 5 – 6, 2011. SLEEPING TIGERS: THE ASAHI BASEBALL STORY Wednesday, October 5, 2011 at 4 pm – FREE SCREENING

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Planet in Focus kicks off!

This morning I attended the official press launch for the 12th Annual Planet in Focus Environment Film Festival (PIF) which took place in the majestic Royal Ontario Museum (ROM). As I walked through the halls past the animals behind glass … Continue reading

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Hot Docs Hosts Free Screening For Culture Days

To celebrate Culture Days 2011, Hot Docs will host three free screenings at some of Toronto’s most beloved neighbourhood rep cinemas. Join the Hot Docs Neigbourhood Watch as it brings Festival award-winners to Roncesvalles Village’s The Revue, Little Italy’s Royal … Continue reading

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Hip hop + Kung fu = Hop fu

Last Friday, Revival hosted the launch of Infinite Kung Fu, a new graphic novel by Toronto-based illustrator Kagan McLeod. Kagan also happens to be the talented artist who made the event posters for Red Heroine, a live presentation of film … Continue reading

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