APSA Panel - Inaugural BrisAsia Symposium: Asia in the Mindful Century


The inaugural BrisAsia Symposium ‘Asia and the Mindful Century’ brings together art practitioners, creative thinkers and cultural influencers from across the community to share, demonstrate, discuss and debate in a spontaneous and interactive way. The Symposium explores ideas and themes that relate to holism, mindfulness practice, creativity, art, culture and identity.

Illuminate the mind, uplift the soul, and be challenged. Contribute to the transformation of our City as we bring culture and communities together in a celebration of our evolving identity. The day-long event will include a panel of improvising artists and discussions ranging from food culture to dance, film, music, philosophy and cultural diplomacy. The Symposium also provides opportunities for engagement with a cross-section of creative industry partners.

Saturday 17 February 2018 9am | 4pm
Cremorne Theatre |QPAC
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APSA Panel | The Power of Film: Agency and cultural transformation in the 21st Century
1440 – 1520

Bringing together renowned film maker Herman Van Eyken (Griffith Film School) and a selection
of emerging local Asian filmmakers, Asia Pacific Screen Awards lead Jaclyn McLendon will
facilitate and chair the discussion on the role of film and the ways the industry can inspire
change within society.

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The Asia Pacific Screen Academy expresses its respect for and acknowledgement of the South East Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. We pay our respects to the Traditional Owners of country, including the custodial communities on whose land works are created and celebrated by the Asia Pacific Screen Awards. We acknowledge the continuing connection to land, waters and communities. We also pay our respects to Elders, past and emerging. We recognise the integral role Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and First Nations peoples continue to play in storytelling and celebration spaces.

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