TELEFILM announces 17 Canadian films at Beijing International Film Festival

TELEFILM announces 17 Canadian films going to the Beijing International Film Festival with Grand Unified Theory being the only film in competition for the Tiantan Award. 

Shout out to our Vancouver friends:

Eadweard
Asian premiere
Director: Kyle Rideout             
Producer: Motion 58 Entertainment   

Numb
Director: Jason Goode     
Producer: Numb Production

Rehearsal
International premiere
Director: Carl Bessai  
Producer: Raven West Films (Canada), Buffalo 8 Productions (US)

http://telefilm.ca/en/news/industry-advisories/2016/04/15/eighteen-canadian-films-selected-6th-annual-beijing-international

World Premiere - Beijing International Film Festival

Grand Unified Theory will have its world premiere at the Beijing International Film Festival from April 16-23, 2016. It is one of the most prestigious film festivals on the circuit and a gateway to the second largest market in the world - on track to be the biggest by 2017. Heavily attended by Hollywood Executives, one of the guests this year is Natalie Portman, with her directorial debut A Tale of Love and Darkness. David Ray will make the journey along with cast members Kendall Cross, Maxwell Haynes, Emma Grabinsky, Elysha Jackson and Niki Wipf.