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10th Annual VAFF Industry Insight Series - May 14 + Virtual  on May 18

10th Annual VAFF Industry Insight Series - May 14 + Virtual on May 18

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Birx Studio

211 Columbia St.

Vancouver, BC V6A 2R5

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Let's celebrate Asian Heritage Month!

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In celebration Asian Heritage Month, the Vancouver Asian Film Festival kicks off its 10th Annual VAFF Industry Insight Series titled “Celebrate Representation, Opportunity and Evolution” happening on May 14, 2022 at the Brix Studio - Gastown Vancouver plus a bonus VIRTUAL session on May 18, 2022 5:00 pm PST.

This program is generously sponsored by Canada Media Fund (CMF)

The series will be geared toward providing insight and insider perspectives for aspiring and current filmmakers of diverse backgrounds, and those in the industry who aim to work with diverse representation both in front of and behind the camera.

Other sponsors include Canadian Media Producer Association (CMPA), Director Guild of Canada BC and more.

Community Supporters include explorAsian - Vancouver Asian Heritage Month Society , CrulturalBrew.Art, Crazy8s, Scripting Aloud! and more.

Come join us and explore various aspects of storytelling, creating and filmmaking. There will be a Q&A period after each session.

Schedule:

10:00 am - check in

10:15 am - Opening Remarks

10:30 am - Session 1: Scripting Aloud! Reads: Entitlement, TV pilot by Sugith Varughese (This session is FREE for spectators. If you would like to be cast as an actor for the staged read, please sign up via Scripting Aloud!)

12: 00 pm - Session 2: “The Three Questions” presented by award-winning screenwriter, short film director, and actor playwright Sugith Varughese

1:00 pmIndustry Mix & Mingle - Continue the discussion, socialize, and network with attendees, presenters and VAFF team members.

MAY 18, 2022 BONUS SESSION: REGISTER HERE

VIRTUAL FIRESIDE CHAT ABOUT DISNEY AND PIXAR’S TURNING RED WITH DIRECTOR DOMEE SHI & PRODUCTION DESIGNER RONA LIU

Session Descriptions: Visit https://vaff.org/vaffindustry2022/ for additional details:

General Admission:

  • Tickets are $10* per session
  • $20* for the whole day (day pass rate is only available online prior to the event!).
  • Student Rate: $5* per session - Student ID required.
  • Door Rate: $15 per session (dependent upon capacity)

Online ticket sales will end at 11:59 pm on Friday, May 13, 2022 - Space is limited - get your tickets today! 

*Eventbrite Fees will be applied to all purchases.

Thank you to our sponsors and supporters for making this event possible.

Due to circumstances beyond our control, we have made the decision to reschedule some of sessions to virtual viewing. We will announce more details in the coming days.

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