Category Archives: Life & Culture

December 02

Special Screening of Nanfu Wang’s Acclaimed Film IN THE SAME BREATH at Museum of Tolerance – Los Angeles-Q&A to Follow – Thur., Dec. 2 at 7pm

A Film by Nanfu WangProduced by Jialing Zhang, Julie Goldman, Christopher Clements, and Carolyn Hepburn Thursday, December 2nd 7:00  PMMuseum of Tolerance9786 W Pico Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90035 Hosted by Kristin Feeley and Laura NixQ&A with Director Nanfu Wang, andProducers Julie Goldman, Christopher Clements, and Carolyn HepburnModerated by Matt Carey, Deadline Hollywood Museum of Tolerance requires Covid-19 vaccination or negative test within 48 […]

December 01

THE ANDY KIM CHRISTMAS@MASSEY HALL&ANDY KIM DAY -WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2021

THE ANDY KIM CHRISTMAS AT MASSEY HALL Featuring Billy Talent, The Sheepdogs, Ron Sexsmith, Alex Lifeson, Jully Black, Tyler Shaw, Sloan, William Prince, Mary Margaret O’Hara, Jake Clemons, Men Without Hats, Pursuit of Happiness, Theo Tams, Beverly Mahood, Georgia Harmer and Choir! Choir! Choir! WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2021 Concert in support of CAMH Gifts of […]

November 27

#1 Chart-Topping Saddle Lake First Nation, AB Indigenous Blues Singer/Songwriter DONITA LARGE Hails the Power of Her Lineage in “Ancestors in My Bones” 

In light of a person’s lineage playing a strong role in the choices they make and the person they become, Indigenous blues singer/songwriter Donita Large pays tribute to the power of her heritage in this, her new world-rock single “Ancestors in My Bones” — available now. “When in circle and we pray, an Elder will […]

November 27

Production Has Begun on New Filipino Sketch Comedy Series, ABROAD – Coming to OMNI Television in 2022 

New series produced by Longhope Media Inc., co-created by and starring Filipina comedian Isabel Kanaan, has begun filming and continues through to February 2022 Longhope Media Inc. and OMNI Television announced today that production has begun on an all-new satirical sketch comedy series ABROAD, in English and Tagalog. Co-created by and starring Filipina comedian Isabel Kanaan (Second Jen, […]

November 24

Reel Asian International Film Festival 2021

By Sally Warburton Film Festivals are back!…. Although not fully… The Opening Ceremony was in person at Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema but the rest of the films were online. Opening Night on Wednesday, November 10th was the screening of the film ISLANDS. The in-person screening guests included director Martin Edralin, Producer Priscilla Galvez plus […]

November 23

STREAMING THANKSGIVING WEEK – ‘IN CASE OF EMERGENCY’ award-winning documentary on emergency nurses has re-release WED. NOV. 24TH by KINO LORBER

STREAMING FREE FOR THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY FROM KINO LORBER WINNER – GRAND JURY AWARD FOR BEST DOCUMENTARY 2021 United Nations Association Film Festival WINNER – AUDIENCE AWARD The Boston Globe’s 2020 GlobeDocs Film Festival WINNER – ROTARY OF THE CHAGRIN VALLEY SERVICE ABOVE SELF AWARD 2020 Chagrin Film Festival ‘IN CASE OF EMERGENCY’ TIMELY DOCUMENTARY ON EMERGENCY NURSES […]

November 20

AWARD WINNING ACTRESS, DIRECTOR, PRODUCER AND ARTIST LUCY LIU BOARDS ACCLAIMED DOCUMENTARY ON THE AFFORDABLE HOUSING CRISIS: “UNZIPPED: AN AUTOPSY OF AMERICAN INEQUALITY” WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY COLIN K. GRAY

AWARD WINNING ACTRESS, DIRECTOR, PRODUCER AND ARTIST LUCY LIU  BOARDS ACCLAIMED DOCUMENTARY ON THE AFFORDABLE HOUSING CRISIS:   “UNZIPPED: AN AUTOPSY OF AMERICAN INEQUALITY”  WRITTEN AND DIRECTED BY COLIN K. GRAY LIU JOINS AS EXECUTIVE PRODUCER WITH A UNIQUE AND DIVERSE PRODUCTION  TEAM, MUSICIANS, AND MORE FOR THIS IMPACTFUL AND MOVING FILM  INCLUDING HIP-HOP GROUP RUN […]

November 11

GD Productions presentsIt’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio PlayAdapted by Joe LandryDecember 10-18, 2021

Genna Giampaolo and Vince Deiulis of GD Productions are proud to present It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play from December 10-18, 2021 at Villa Lucia Supper Club in Ottawa, in celebration of the 75th Anniversary of Frank Capra’s beloved film.   It’s Christmas Eve 1946 as the team from WBFR Radio Station bring Frank Capra’s celebrated holiday film “It’s A […]

November 10

THE ANDY KIM CHRISTMAS AT MASSEY HALL Featuring Billy Talent, The Sheepdogs, Ron Sexsmith, Alex Lifeson, Jully Black, Tyler Shaw, Sloan, William Prince, Mary Margaret O’Hara, Jake Clemons, Men Without Hats, Pursuit of Happiness, Theo Tams, Beverly Mahood, Georgia Harmer and Choir, Choir, Choir.

THE ANDY KIM CHRISTMAS AT MASSEY HALL Featuring Billy Talent, The Sheepdogs, Ron Sexsmith, Alex Lifeson, Jully Black, Tyler Shaw, Sloan, William Prince, Mary Margaret O’Hara, Jake Clemons, Men Without Hats, Pursuit of Happiness, Theo Tams, Beverly Mahood, Georgia Harmer and Choir, Choir, Choir. WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 8, 2021 Concert in support of CAMH Gifts of […]

November 09

 The Empathy Diaries – Thurs. Nov. 18th,2021

“To Fix our Crisis of intimacy and privacy, of empathy and human connection, we don’t need more technology.  We need one another”, Sherry Turkle, Ph.D, author of The Empathy Diaries.Please join The Friends of the Semel for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA and the Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital Board of Advisors for an Open Mind program on empathy […]

October 31

Fan Expo Canada Limited Edition @ The Metro Convention Centre-Fri., Oct 22- Sun., Oct.24th, 2021.

By Nicholas Chan Fan Expo Canada Limited Edition returned on Oct 22-24th, 2021, after a long year of lockdowns due to the Pandemic, once again hosted at the Metro Convention Centre. Whether you’re a Marvel superhero, Disney Character, Cosplay enthusiast, or just love the Storm Troopers from Star Wars, fans of all ages and genres […]

October 26

Join The Friends of the Semel institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA and the Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital Board of Advisors for -The Friends Open Mind, “Raising Kids Who Aren’t Assholes”

Please join The Friends of the Semel institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA and the Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital Board of Advisors for an Open Mind program on parenting with Melinda Wenner Moyer, author of the new best-selling book How to Raise Kids Who Aren’t Assholes – Science-based Strategies for Better Parenting- from Tots to Teens. In […]

October 18

Blue Door At Your Door Fundraiser Lineup Features Blue Rodeo, Bruce Cockburn, Sam Roberts Band and More!

Canadian Stars Blue Rodeo, Bruce Cockburn, Sam Roberts Band, Alan Doyle, Lindsay Ell, Miss Emily (featuring Rob Baker & Gord Sinclair of The Tragically Hip) and Kellylee Evans Join Forces To Perform On CTV Ottawa Fundraising Television Special Saturday, November 6, Hosted By Comedian Tom Green In Support of The Ottawa Mission Ottawa, ON – […]

October 13

MOonhORsE Dance Theatre presents Older & Reckless – now more than ever

MOonhORsE Dance Theatre presents Older & Reckless – now more than ever An online event produced by Fagan Media Group Premieres Friday, November 5, 2021and available until November 14, 2021 MOonhORsE Dance Theatre will launch the 2021 edition of their acclaimed series celebrating mature dance artists Older & Reckless – now more than ever, with an online edition premiering on […]

October 08

The Friends Open Mind Program, “Floating In The Deep End”

Please join The Friends of the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior at UCLA and the Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital Board of Advisors for an Open Mind program with Patti Davis, author of the new critically acclaimed book Floating in the Deep End – How Caregivers Can See Beyond Alzheimer’s. In her poignant memoir, Ms. Davis, daughter of […]