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HappyDecember 1, 2016

From Academy Award-nominated director Roko Belic, Happy takes us on a journey from the swamps of Louisiana to the slums of Kolkata in search of what really makes people happy.

Common Threads

Common Threads: short films from the heart of our cityOctober 20, 2016

Reel Causes is thrilled to contribute this program of locally made short films to the pre-festival line up of the Downtown Eastside’s Heart of the City Festival. The anchor for this event are the incredible, inspirational and complex works of Intersections Media Opportunities for Youth, including the delightful collection of animated shorts Messages to Younger Selves.


Gone. But Not Forgotten.March 17, 2016

Reel Causes is thrilled to host the Vancouver premiere of Richie Mehta’s poignant drama Siddharth, based on the true story of a man he met in India, searching for his missing 12 year old son.


Salam Neighbor & Reel Causes 2016 AGMJanuary 17, 2016

With Canada welcoming 25,000 refugees from Syria and other war torn states over the next year, Reel Causes’ Annual General Meeting proudly features Salam Neighbor, a film that directly addresses this humanitarian crisis and the men, women and children affected by it.

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