In conjunction with the David Lam Centre at SFU, the second DocuAsia Forum will include the screening of the Canadian documentary China’s Leap of Faith and an open public discussion that examines the remarkable resurgence of religious devotion in China.
Ohla ai, Ohla ai! (Listen Up, Watch Out!) : A film by the participants of the World Beat Project (May 28)
At Vancouver Community College, the World Beat project provides a safe, accepting and supportive space for immigrant youth to explore their life desire, express their voices, strengthen themselves, and continue with their journeys. This film gives you a glimpse into the experiences of the young men and women engaged in the project.
Richmond Talents (May 29)
For the first time, we shine the spotlight on the local film talents of Richmond. Seven short films by three filmmakers are presented in this special section. Come and celebrate our fellow talents!
If filmmaking is a battlefield, they are the courageous soldiers and heroes. Let’s enjoy the cinematic gems created by Asian-Canadian filmmakers.
Vote for your favourite film of the festival! Your participation is important. It is a meaningful and direct way to give praise and encouragement to our independent filmmakers. Thank you for your involvement!
Proud to be part of Asian Heritage Month