Since 2008, Vancouver International South Asian Films Festival has blazed a trail for South Asian representation & storytelling in Vancouver & the Lower Mainland. Showcasing a plethora of global talent that goes beyond the Bollywood screen, year after year, VISAFF has inspired communities of artists and filmmakers.

Our Community Partners are a crucial support system to original, authentic South Asian voices at the festival taking place at multiple venues from Nov 9-13.

A Fireside Chat Documentary Filmmaking & Sustainability in Production with Knowledge Network

Knowledge Network is thrilled to partner with Vancouver International South Asian Film Festival to present a Fireside Chat Documentary Filmmaking & Sustainability in Production on Saturday, November 12 at Surrey City Hall at 2:00pm

In conversation with Patrice Ramsay of Knowledge Network on how they work with the independent film community, expansion on development funding for Indigenous and racialized producers. Joining the chat is Smiely Khurana of Creative BC who manages the Reel Green program that aims to promote sustainable production practices in the province.