This is a unique opportunity for students to interact with filmmakers about their creative process and thematic interests and to demonstrate that the film industry presents viable career opportunities for students. In this workshop, students will be challenged to take on social issues and confront them through the medium of stop-motion animation. After learning the basics of animation and brainstorming ideas, students will work in teams to create their own animated public service announcements PSA.
In the past 15 years, the Reel Asian International Film Festival has risen to become the leading exhibitor of coveted Asian works with a film repertoire that has included over premieres and over 15 gallery installations at exhibition spaces in the GTA. Founded inReel Asian began as a 3-day event, established in response to the strong interest in Asian films in Toronto, and has since grown to a two-week festival attracting over 10, audience members each year. Reel Asian brings highly anticipated premieres of award-winning international films as well as a diverse showcase of independent work made by Asian-Canadian directors.
Attention movie lovers! All of their work is sure to spark meaningful conversations on Asian representation in the arts. Like many festivals, Reel Asian is broken down into several programs, each one with its own distinct flavour.
Originally from Winnipeg, Deanna spent many years volunteering and working in the not-for-profit cultural arts sector in Winnipeg prior to moving to Toronto in She has sat on the boards of Dreamwalker Dance Company and the Regent Park Film Festival and has participated in various film and arts council juries over the years. Aram is a filmmaker, educator, and film festival programmer.
The festival fosters the exchange of cultural and artistic ideals between East and West, provides a public forum for homegrown Asian media artists and their work and fuels the growing appreciation for Asian cinema in Canada. From artist-run centres, theories of hyphenation, distribution networks and gay and lesbian cinema to F-words, new media technologies and sweet n' sour controversies, Reel Asian: Asian Canada on Screen presents a multi-faceted picture of independent Asian film in Canada. Reel Asian brings together creators of award-winning features and acclaimed experimental shorts; critics, curators, artists and activists; enemy aliens, impersonators, ex-pats and 'Food Jammers' to explore how history and culture have played out onscreen.
Enter keyword s to search for the articles,events,business listing and community content. You can use letters:a-z,A-Z and numbers The festival includes feature and short films, virtual and augmented reality programs, Wee Asian children's programming and industry panels with Reel Ideas.
Founded in by producer Anita Lee and journalist Andrew Sun, this non-profit community-based festival has grown into an eagerly anticipated annual event that attracts thousands of attendees to 10 exciting days of galas, screenings, forums, workshops and parties. Reel Asian is a not-for-profit charitable cultural organization that advocates for Asian representation through media arts. Reel Asian proves that East is best — a generous serving of cinematic sensations — Eye Weekly.
By Jayson Young. Five days of Pan-Asian cinema in the city kicks off tomorrow night, as the Reel Asian International Film Festival celebrates its eleventh annual incarnation. Added bonus: local comedy troupe Asiansploitation will perform beforehand on the red carpet. For the first time, special non-film events are happening throughout the festival.
Here you can find more information about their call for entry. Founded in by producer Anita Lee and journalist Andrew Sun, this non-profit community-based festival has grown into an eagerly anticipated annual event that attracts thousands of attendees to ten exciting days of galas, screenings, forums, workshops and parties. If you want to submit a film produced before please contact the festival.
Did you know that your version of Internet Explorer is out of date? To get the best possible experience using our website we recommend downloading one of the browsers below. Internet Explorer 10FirefoxChromeor Safari. As the largest and longest-running Pan-Asian film festival within Canada, Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival Reel Asian has been providing opportunities for Asian cinema to be showcased and appreciated by Canadian audiences for over two decades.