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Because We are Girls

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Because We are Girls

Directed by Baljit Sangra
A conservative Indo-Canadian family in small-town British Columbia must come to terms with a devastating secret: three sisters…

Becoming Labrador

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Becoming Labrador

Directed by Justin Simms, Rohan Fernando, Tamara Segura
Combining documentary footage with interpretive animation, Becoming Labrador follows a handful of Filipino workers travelling halfway around the…

Braised Pork Belly

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Braised Pork Belly

Directed by Helen Liu
Braised Pork Belly is a short drama on the interrelationships between food, culture, and family. It specifically speaks…

Checkmate

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Checkmate

Directed by Sebastian Ortiz
Thomas faces off against Death in a game of chess. Literally playing for his life, this is a…

Day Break

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Day Break

Directed by Louisa Phung
A young woman, who while finishing a paper in the early hours of the morning, falls deep into…

Deep Take

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Deep Take

Directed by Norman Yi Li
After sitting through dozens of takes and countless result directions, Echo, an actress, confronts her director Magnus. To…

Finding Uranus

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Finding Uranus

Directed by Ivan Li
A Coming of Age Sci Fi film about Lost and Found

Grandma’s 80th Surprise

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Grandma’s 80th Surprise

Directed by Curtis Lum, Fola Evans-Akingbola
On the day of his Grandma’s 80th birthday party, a respectful young man, Curtis, prepares to introduce his…

Inner Space

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Inner Space

Directed by Jamie Lam
Chosen to be one of the first colonizers on Mars, a young woman must face the reality of…

Into Here

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Into Here

Directed by Calvin A. Jay
Tony, an immigrant, comes home to a beautiful neighbour across the hall. Inside his leaky apartment, and after…

Newborn

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Newborn

Directed by Ray Savaya
Tensions arise when a couple discusses how to name their newborn child and realize the impact of their…

Not Alone

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Not Alone

Directed by Roger Yue
In the middle of the night, Hani Chen is sound asleep in her bed. She suddenly hears a…

Odd Girl

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Odd Girl

Directed by Rami Kahlon
Dylan, a popular and charismatic high school student, finds his perfect existence compromised by the unwelcome attention of…

Ricecake

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Ricecake

Directed by Yuko Fedrau
Ricecake is a short documentary about Shay Dior, a key player in Vancouver’s queer asian community. Dior is…

Single Asian Male

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Single Asian Male

Directed by Steven Burley
Sam, a mid-thirties LGBT Asian male enjoys a drink at a bar, and spots someone he is attracted…

The Conversation

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The Conversation

Directed by Brian Nguyen
A young man is lying on the beach. Through flashbacks, we see him asking for help and being…

The Nisei

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The Nisei

Directed by Joshua Maikawa
A documentary about the grandparents of filmmaker Joshua Maikawa, Frank and Susan Maikawa, and their experiences as second…

The Shipment

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The Shipment

Directed by Bobby Bala
Kaiden Katar is a widowed, blue-collar, interplanetary transporter forced to land his broken ship at a remote spaceport…

The World is Bright

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The World is Bright

Directed by Ying Wang
When an elderly Beijing couple receives notice that their son has allegedly committed suicide, they travel to Vancouver…

Thicker Than Water

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Thicker Than Water

Directed by Joshua Lam
Siblings Justin and Katie are at odds when finding a long lost photo journal with their father’s last…

Worth

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Worth

Directed by Meelad Moaphi
With an impending threat looming over his life, a poor widower has decided to sell his infant son…