The idea for Silent Retreat was born out of 10-day silent meditation retreat that Tricia took in December 2011. Her writing partner Corey Brown told her “think of a thriller while you’re there”.
LOGLINE: A creature feature. In this quiet horror film, Janey is sent to a silent retreat in the middle of the woods for rehabilitation, only to discover that the men who run it are brainwashing women to be quiet and submissive, and if she breaks the rules, she’ll discover what lurks beyond the trees …
Tricia Lee was the winner of 2010 Reel Asian So You Think You Can Pitch Award and premiered her film, “Searching For Wonder“, at the 2011 Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival
Filmmaker Lesley Loksi Chan and former Reel Asian Industry Coordinator Arthur Yeung are back with a brand new music video collaboration. Both artists took part in Reel Asian’s commissioned Suite Suite Chinatown in 2010, with Arthur composing the musical score and Lesley as one of the participating filmmakers. Lesley was also Reel Asian’s 2011 Canadian Spotlight Artist