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It Takes a Village to View A Film

The Film Connects with Featured Chinese Family in a New Way By Co-Director Changfu Chang For the past two years, I’ve stayed in touch with the Zhu family. They’re the  family we filmed in 2010 who had adopted a daughter … Continue reading

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What’s it Like? Vivian and Family’s Experiences On The Big Screen

Deciding to be in a documentary is not an easy decision. But once you’ve committed and been filmed, another challenge await : the film’s release. Suddenly everything you did and said is now up for everyone to see on the … Continue reading

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Your Turn To Shine!

You’ve been following our adoption documentary- but what about making your own short film about what adoption means to you?  You don’t have to be a professional filmmaker or have pro equipment. Just whip out your handy cam or mobile … Continue reading

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Screening and Q & A in Southwestern Ontario This Week!

The Invisible Red Thread is playing this week in Southwestern Ontario: The Bamboo Bunch from the Brant, Wellington and Waterloo regions is holding a screening on Thursday, July 26 at 7:00 pm at the Knox Presbyterian Church (map below). After … Continue reading

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What viewers said about the film

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Calls for China’s One Child Policy to Be Eased

Researchers call for adjustments of the One-Child Policy (source: Bloomberg News) Since 1979, an undocumented number of infants and small children – numbering at least in the hundreds of thousands -were abandoned or given away in China as the result … Continue reading


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New screening in the US

After a successful screening organized by Families with Children from China in Toronto, The Invisible Red Thread is going international. The upcoming screening is in the state of Washington during Chinese Heritage Camp at Camp Casey on Whidbey Island. The … Continue reading

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We have a winner!

The winner for our contest is Becky! Here is what she wrote on her blog: My invisible Red Thread Right now I’m watching The Invisible Red Thread, that aired a few days ago on TV. I’m thankful that I stumbled on … Continue reading

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A contest!

Do you have a blog? Have you seen The Invisible Red Thread or are you very interested in watching it? Write a short film review or write about why you want to see it. You have until midnight Monday, June … Continue reading

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Your Feedback About the Film!

This past weekend’s TV premiere of The Invisible Red Thread was a success! And that is all thanks to viewers like you who helped spread the news. We received some amazing feedback and are grateful we touched so many viewers … Continue reading

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