Chinatown Today 今日唐人街 and Vancouver Asian Film Festival are throwing a movie night in Chinatown! Kick back, meet your neighbours, and enjoy this free family-friendly outdoor screening
Chinatown Today 今日唐人街 and Vancouver Asian Film Festival are throwing a movie night in Chinatown! Kick back, meet your neighbours, and enjoy this free family-friendly outdoor screening of Meditation Park, a charming story of one Asian Canadian woman’s journey to self-discovery filmed in Chinatown and East Vancouver directed by celebrated Canadian filmmaker Mina Shum. Join us Saturday September 1st at Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Courtyard, 50 E. Pender Street.
Be sure to get there early to catch the lively cultural entertainment, activities, food stalls and more! The event starts at 6pm and the film starts at sundown, around 8:30pm.
To increase accessibility, we can now confirm that this screening *will* have Traditional Chinese Subtitles!
What’s more, we’ll be joining forces with Summer 2018 | “Hot+Noisy” Chinatown Mahjong Social, as the Youth Collaborative for Chinatown – 青心在唐人街 will be running their mahjong tables and ping-pong on the Pender street sidewalk between Keefer and Columbia!
Date & time: Saturday, September 1, 6pm
Location: Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Courtyard (50 E Pender St)
Hosted by: Chinatown Today 今日唐人街 & Vancouver Asian Film Festival(VAFF)
Programming Partner: Youth Collaborative for Chinatown – 青心在唐人街
Outdoor Screening Sponsor: Fresh Air Cinema
Venue Sponsor: Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Vancouver CCC
Made Possible by a Generous Grant by the City of Vancouver – Cultural Services
6pm-6:15pm: Lion Dance by Hung Sing Choy Lee Fut Kung Fu Club & Chau Luen Athletic Club
6:20pm-7:00pm: Musical Performance by Toi San Society
7:15pm-7:45pm: Musical Performance by Son of James band
8:00pm-8:20pm: Musical Performance Vancouver Chinese Choir Association
8:30pm: Screening of Meditation Park
Times and performances are subject to change without notice.
歡迎來到唐人街的電影之夜！與您的家人，朋友和街坊一起來觀賞這個免費的電影戶外放映。這部電影 “Meditation Park”- 由著名的加拿大電影製作人Mina Shum執導，在唐人街和東溫哥華拍攝 – 講述了一位加拿大華裔女性真我尋找和啟發的旅程。放映活動將在9月1日，星期六，在E. Pender街50號的孫中山庭院（Dr.Sun Yat-Sen Courtyard）舉行。電影放映時將會設置繁体中文字幕。
屆時“青心在唐人街”（“Youth Collaborative For Chinatown”）還會在位於Keefer和Columbia街之間的Pender街的行人道上為我們提供“熱鬧高漲唐人街”打麻雀活動（“Hot ＆ Noisy Mahjong” ）！
(Saturday) 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm PDT
Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Vancouver CCC
50 East Pender Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6A 3V6 Canada
Vancouver Asian Film Festival