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The Invisible Red Thread on RCI – interview with director Maureen Marovitch

On Thursday, June 14, 2012, Radio Canada International (RCI)’s The Link, an hour-long daily radio show aimed at connecting people to Canada and Canada to the world, replayed an interview with the film’s creator about The Invisible Red Thread. Writer/ … Continue reading

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A Peek Into The World Of Shuming And Vivian

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A few days before the premiere broadcast of The Invisible Red Thread on Omni TV, check out some never-before seen photos taken during the shoot.

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The Changing Worlds of Vivian and Shumin

Just two weeks before our TV broadcast premiere (more details next posting!) the two girls featured in our international adoption documentary continue to grow and mature on opposite sides of the planet. Here’s an update on each of them, and … Continue reading

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Sold Out Screening! Want The Doc in Your City?

This past weekend a sold-out crowd gathered at the S. Walter Stewart Library for a pre-broadcast screening of The Invisible Red Thread in Toronto. The audience was largely composed of parents and children who have gone through the adoption process. … Continue reading

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Weekend Highlight: Know more about the FCC!

You might know there’s an upcoming sneak preview of The Invisible Red Thread this weekend at the S. Walter Stewart Library in Toronto before its Canadian television premiere on OMNI TV in June. Join Vivian Lum, the documentary’s main focus, … Continue reading

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Toronto Sneak Peek : FCC Hosts a Special Afternoon Screening

FCC Toronto (Families with Children from China) is hosting a special sneak-preview screening of The Invisible Red Thread, three weeks before its Canadian broadcast premiere! This special screening taking place Sunday May 27, 2012 at 2 p.m. at the S. … Continue reading

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Introducing Our Educational Distributor!

Schools, universities, institutions and organizations:  you can now buy the DVD or stream “The Invisible Red Thread” directly to your groups and classrooms. We are delighted to have signed on with McNabb Connolly as educational distributor for Canadian sales and rentals. … Continue reading

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Broadcast Premiere Moves to June 17

Vivian’s Chinese Journey Moves To Summer Omni TV with its parent company Rogers pre-empted its own next six weeks of Omni documentary premieres, including our own film “The Invisible Red Thread”. Instead, a new American reality series “Shahs of Sunset” … Continue reading

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We’re nominated at the Yorkton Film Fest!

Nominated for Best Multicultural Documentary! We just learned that “The Invisible Red Thread” is in the running for best “Multicultural Documentary” at the annual Yorkton Film Festival. The fest unspools May 24-27, 2012 in Yorkton, Saskatchewan.  Exciting news as we … Continue reading


Festival Celebrates International Women’s Day All Month Long

Film Series Programmer Chanda Chevannes Riffs on Choosing Our Doc for Her Series How did you celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8th? We’re stretching events through the month by being part of a screening series in Ontario highlighting women’s issues … Continue reading

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