Ambassadors Circle

KHUYEN TUONG

Co-Founder of Vietnam Filming Fixer

Bio

"The Covid pandemic, the bush fire in Australia, the Amazon rainforest fire, the black lives matter movement, drought in Mekong Delta in Vietnam, climate change, hunger, poverty … are problems raising more and more on our dear home – Planet Earth. More than ever, the world need more of awareness raising and solutions on social impact."

AMINA KALACHE

Project Director at UniAction

Bio 

"Let’s all be architects of a better world, one of sharing and solidarity."

BRIGITTE LEBLANC

Associate Vice-President 

Creative Industries at National Bank of Canada 

Bio

"For so many years, films have reached out to people with so many stories and sides of humanity. Since we are in a society that continues to evolve, with a broadened social conscience, it is natural and relevant that this is transposed in this art, the film. I consider myself privileged to rub shoulders with cinematographic artisans and humble in front of their creations."

DIANE JUSTER

Founder of SPACQ
(Professional Society of Authors and Composers of Quebec)

"The main mission of the SPACQ is to study, promote, protect and develop in all ways the economic, social and professional interests of its musicians."

TERI WONG

Agency Producer in Singapore

Bio

"Whatever you do, do it to the best of your ability.”

Your name is equivalent to a brand. No one wants to be associated with a bad brand. Fight today, for a better tomorrow."

LOANN VU

Head of Consulting
Cekindo Vietnam

Bio

"There is no Love greater than Love with no object. For then you, yourself, have become love itself"- Rumi

RONG-NI LI

Community Builder of
Taiwan Chamber of Commerce

Bio

“When patterns are broken, new worlds emerge.” from Tuli Kupferberg.

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"Through film and art we can influence positive change!"

GARY BRENNAN

Canadian Actor 

Founder of Between the Words

Bio

"I have been listening, and continue to educate myself to learn how to be an ally to others. SIFA Festival brings together people whose example I can model to engage in progressive action, and contribute to meaningful change through the arts against systemic inequity in the world."

DANIEL ASSELIN

President of Épisode

Bio

"Épisode offre divers services qui permettent à ses clients de bénéficier non seulement de conseils personnalisés, mais également d'un accompagnement sur mesure pour leurs projets d'investissement philanthropique et communautaire."

MICHAEL GOODMAN

Head of Acquisition, Eastern Canada at WELL Health Technologies Corp.

Bio

"Social impact has been part of my life in everything I do and wish to accomplish for society as a whole."

SERGUEI MOKHOV

Co-Founder of Canada-China International Film Festival

Bio

"CCIFF promotes the exchange between the Chinese and Canadian film culture, fosters cooperation, and encourages communication between artists and filmmakers."

IBRAHIMA NIANG

Director of Strategic Partnerships at the Africain Business Network (REPAF)

Bio

"It is so rewarding to positively change the life of one or more individuals, which is why I seek social impact in my everyday life. Together, we will help build a better world!"

AMINE KOUIDER

 Chair, Department of Cinematic Arts and New Media at Maharishi International University

Bio

"“Art transforms society and I live this every day. It’s not simply artistic work, it’s much more than that.”"

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