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Canadian Filmmaker Mostafa Keshvari’s feature film Corona
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Canadian Filmmaker Mostafa Keshvari’s feature film Corona

Corona has been released on all major platforms worldwide At a time when the Coronavirus was starting to make headlines, fast thinking Canadian filmmaker Mostafa Keshvari was in an elevator reading the headlines when he conceived, then wrote and shot the first acclaimed feature film to address the Coronavirus pandemic and Xenophobia that comes with … Continue reading

Poly Culture North America presents “The Oriental Voice” Online Event Series
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Poly Culture North America presents “The Oriental Voice” Online Event Series

Event Background As dedicated to showcasing Asian culture, exploring Chinese artwork and music, and strengthening cultural exchanges between China and Canada, Poly Culture North America will organize a series of online events during the Asian Heritage Month, ending with a virtual concert on May 28. The events will entertain art lovers who are staying at … Continue reading

National Canadian Film Day: Oceans of Stories
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National Canadian Film Day: Oceans of Stories

To celebrate National Canadian Film Day in 2021, explorASIAN presented a virtual screening of Ali Kazimi’s 2004 film Continuous Journey. This inventive docudrama explores the exclusionary politics that kept the Indian passengers of the Komagata Maru sequestered at sea off the Port of Vancouver for over two months in 1914. To preface the film, explorASIAN … Continue reading

Interconnected Virtual Artist Spotlight: Lulu Zyl
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Interconnected Virtual Artist Spotlight: Lulu Zyl

Vancouver based photographer, Lulu Zyl, has been honing her skills in photography for the last several years. Originally a graphic designer, she added video animation to her skills, becoming a VJ doing live video for music performances. Lulu blended her photography skills with her twenty-four years of animation and graphics experience, bringing about a perfect … Continue reading