Chinese Restaurant Series: Screening and Q&A with the Filmmakers
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Chinese Restaurant Series: Screening and Q&A with the Filmmakers

In partnership with the Asian Canadian Writers’ Workshop (ACWW), PCHC is screening a selection of dynamic episodes of the ground-breaking Chinese Restaurant series by award-winning filmmaking duo: producer/director Cheuk Kwan and cinematographer Kwoi Gin. The screenings will take place on two separate days, and Q&A panels with the filmmakers with follow the presentations. Registration is required on Eventbrite for … Continue reading

Chung Collection Tour: Exclusive Event
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Chung Collection Tour: Exclusive Event

PCHC is offering an exclusive event–a guided tour of UBC’s Chung Collection with the collector himself Dr. Wallace Chung–for our active Volunteers and Members! If you are an active volunteer or member and haven’t received an email invite, please update your contact with Eleanor at pchcmom.intern@gmail.com. Pre-register soon as spots are limited!   Date and … Continue reading

Family History with a Smartphone Community Showcase
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Family History with a Smartphone Community Showcase

  Our “Family History with a Smartphone” workshop series is concluding! During this workshop series, we have reached out to community members with the desire to preserve the stories of their elders, family members, and loved ones, and have taught them new techniques on how to compose stories, film oral histories, and edit footage. We hope … Continue reading

Post-Production Workshop Photos
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Post-Production Workshop Photos

On Saturday, May 14th, PCHC hosted the second workshop in the “Family History with a Smartphone” workshop series! This workshop, taught by filmmaker Alejandro Yoshizawa and co-facilitated with Dominique Bautista, focused on the Post-Production stage of filmmaking. A group of enthusiastic participants joined to learn how to edit films in order to preserve family histories! Guests … Continue reading

Family History with a Smartphone Workshop II: Post-Production
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Family History with a Smartphone Workshop II: Post-Production

Family History with a Smartphone Part II: Post-Production Workshop Saturday, May 14th at 1:00pm-4:30pm Asian Centre Auditorium, 1871 West Mall –> latecomers go directly to Buchanan B202, where we will be working in a computer lab Did you miss PCHC-MoM’s first workshop? Never fear! Our second workshop for “Family History with a Smartphone” is open to … Continue reading

Family History with a Smartphone Workshop #1 Photos
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Family History with a Smartphone Workshop #1 Photos

Thanks to all that came out to our first workshop of “Family History with a Smartphone!” On Sunday, April 17th, participants gathered at the Asian Centre Auditorium at UBC and learned about framing, lighting, and audio; the workshop also got into family stories and the ethics that go into filmmaking, and participants began to draft their … Continue reading

Family History with a Smartphone Workshops Featured in Ming Pao
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Family History with a Smartphone Workshops Featured in Ming Pao

We had a wonderful time at the first workshop for “Family History with a Smartphone” on Sunday, April 17th! The workshop series was covered in Ming Pao . Featured below (pictured: PCHC-MoM President Winnie Cheung, Facilitators Joanna Yang and Sarah Ling, and Coordinator Eleanor Munk). Ming Pao promotion for the workshop series can be found below: … Continue reading

Banquet of Stories Videos
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Banquet of Stories Videos

Videos from A Banquet of Stories are now available in three parts! On September 26, 2015, the PCHC-MoM Society held “A Banquet of Stories” an afternoon that brought together diverse communities to share stories inspired by food and migration. The Pacific Canada Heritage Centre – Museum of Migration (PCHC – MoM) Society is a non-profit society … Continue reading

A Banquet of Stories featured in UBC Library Friends Newsletter
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A Banquet of Stories featured in UBC Library Friends Newsletter

Our Title Sponsor UBC Library has covered PCHC-MoM’s September 26 event A Banquet of Stories in their Fall 2015 Newsletter “UBC Library Friends”. The coverage was titled “Banquet of Stories inspires cross-cultural sharing”. For more see http://issuu.com/ubclibrary/docs/ubclibrary_friends_fall2015/6. PCHC-MoM’s event is listed on page 7. Continue reading