Monthly Archives: January 2013

“Nature’s Invitation” screening on Thursday, January 24th from 7:00pm -8:30PM at the Angus Glen Public Library

The documentary “Nature’s Invitation” will screen on Thursday, January 24th from 7:00pm -8:30PM at the Angus Glen Public Library.
3990 Major Mackenzie Drive East, Markham, ON L6C 1P8
Date & Time: Thursday, January 24th – 7:00-8:30PM
Cost: FREE; No registration
Click here: “Markham filmmaker documents newcomers”

“Immigrants ‘are just people'”- Red Deer Advocate

Around 150 people came out to watch “Brooks – The City of 100 Hellos” at the 2013 Red Deer Justice Film Festival on the weekend. Click here to read the article: “Immigrants ‘are just people.‘”

“Markham filmmaker documents newcomers” – Economist & Sun newspaper

The Economist & Sun in Markham, Ontario writes about Brandy Yanchyk’s new documentary “Nature’s Invitation.” Click here to read the article: “Markham filmmaker documents newcomers”.

“Brooks’ new multiculturalism focus of documentary” – Red Deer Express Newspaper

The Red Deer Express Newspaper previews “Brooks – The City of 100 Hellos” before it screens at the Red Deer Justice Film Festival on Saturday, January 19th at 11 am.
Click here to read “Brooks’ new multiculturalism focus of documentary“.

Brandy Yanchyk talks about making documentaries with Chinese students in Guangzhou

Canadian Documentary Filmmaker Brandy Yanchyk speaks to university students in Guangzhou, China about her new documentary “Nature’s Invitation” which was part of the Guangzhou International Documentary Film Festival in 2012.
“During exchanges with students, Brandy Yanchyk recounted the intention of her filming—to show the beauty of nature and encourage people to walk out of their house to embrace nature. Besides, Brandy told the audience from her own experience that one can live a happy life without being wealthy, as long as one has a dream and the perseverance to it.”
Click here to see the full article.

“Brooks – The City of 100 Hellos” at the Red Deer Justice Festival

“Brooks – The City of 100 Hellos” screening at the Red Deer Justice Film Festival on Saturday, Jan 19th @ 11am in Red Deer, Alberta. Click here for more information.