Media Coverage 2015


Taking a Break from Time

Georgia Straight

14 Things to do in Metro Vancouver on Friday, April 10

Reel West

Bardel-Animated Feature Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet Opens 2015 Reel 2 Real Film Festival for Youth

Canadian Talent Shines at Reel 2 Real Film Festival for Youth

Vancouver Magazine

Reel 2 Real Film Festival


Reel 2 Real Film Festival @ Vancity Theatre and Roundhouse Community Centre

Minkei News Vancouver

Japanese Animation and Reception with Dr. Horii

Yahoo Japan North American news section

Screening of Japanese Animation Followed by Talk about Japanese Canadian Experience


Media Coverage 2014

All Africa

More awards for South Africa’s Felix

CBC Radio 1 – North By Northwest

Interview  with Nino Jacusso and Delilah Dick – 15 minute podcast about “Shana: The Wolf’s Music”

The Georgia Straight

Approved for Adoption the major winner at Reel 2 Real

The Vancouver Sun

Shy actress Sunshine O’Donovan shines at Reel 2 Real Festival (with video)

Reel to Real kicks off with family film

Vancouver4Life – Vancouver Real Estate & Lifestyle

Reel 2 Real International Film Festival

WE Vancouver

Reel People: All in the Harmon Family

Accessible Media

Media Coverage 2012

The Georgia Straight

The Georgia Straight proudly sponsors Reel 2 Real’s screening of Ice Dragon

“Reel 2 Real International Film Festival for Youth tackles tough stuff”

“… this year’s Reel 2 Real International Film Festival for Youth (April 13 to 20, 2012) will tackle, directly and indirectly, with a number of global selections…“The main idea of the festival is to show films and continue the discussion beyond the film….It’s not that they have to be discussed but it’s just that they inspire discussion because they’re topics that I think that the audience is interested in.” [read more]  

Boston’s Alloy Orchestra brings its Not Just for Kids program to Vancouver

“’It’s fast-paced, it’s exciting, it’s fun, it’s weird—they [youth audiences] get the weirdness of them, basically.’”[read more]

The Vancouver Sun

Mark Leiren-Young’s mention of the Youth Jury

Ahorn TV

Listen to young Germanophiles review the box office hit The Crocodiles: All for One.

The Province

“Three Things to Do Today”

“Reel 2 Real is a unique film festival that sets out to expose youth to film, new ideas and cultural views.” [read more]