Sunday, May 22, 2011

Incendies Screening in LA

Canadians Abroad is holding a free members screening of the Academy Award Nominated Canadian feature film, Incendies. Thursday May 26th.

The event is free to members, so join Canadians Abroad today and get involved in this great community of Canadians living in Los Angeles and Southern California.

Free to Members:
Reception begins at 6:30pm
Screening begins at 7:05pm
Register at:
Location: The Landmark Theater, 10850 West Pico Blvd

More info:

Monday, May 16, 2011

Toronto Film Screening

Canada, the land of opportunity!

LA based American filmmaker Justin Lerner’s first feature film Girlfriend, which was discovered and launched at TIFF (Toronto International Film Festival) has been invited back to Toronto for a special fundraising event to help this inspirational film gain a full theatrical release.

The first North American feature film to star an actor with Down Syndrome, Evan Sneider also features Canadian actor Amanda Plummer.

The screenings will be held Friday May 27th and Saturday May 28th at the Hazelton Hotel in Toronto.

After show Q&A with Writer/Director Justin Lerner and star Evan Sneider, hosted by George Stroumboulopoulos – Friday and Cabral "Cabbie" Richards – Saturday.

Gala event starts at 7pm, screening at 8:15pm, includes:
-Pre-screening cocktail party with beverages and passed canap├ęs.
-Private screening in the exclusive Hazelton Hotel Yorkville.
-Film maker Q&A
-After party at Nyood Bar/ F-Stop

Only 20 seats available for each screening, tickets are $500 which goes towards 1) bringing GIRLFRIEND to theatres; 2) additional funds will go towards a Down Syndrome charity.

Buy Tickets Here:

Official Trailer:

Saturday, May 14, 2011

Canadian Networking in LA

Canadians Abroad along with the University of Toronto are hosting a great networking mixer this Wednesday May 18th at the Varsity in LA.

Tickets are only $10, which includes a drink ticket and there's FREE parking.
Register online now and while you're at it, become a member of Canadians Abroad, so you can be kept Abreast of all the great events in LA, hosted by this awesome group.

This is a great way to schmooze, network, meet and mingle with other Canadians in Los Angeles:

Join the University of Toronto as it partners with Canadians Abroad to present U of T’s inaugural Los Angeles Networking Mixer on May 18, 2011 at The Varsity
Date:  Wednesday, May 18, 2011
Time:  6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
Place: The Varsity, 6311 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90048
Cost:  $10 for all (and become a member of Canadians Abroad now for only $20)

Link to event:

Thursday, May 12, 2011

Immigration Lawyer

Here is a great Canadian immigration lawyer who lives in LA.

Originally from Vancouver, Cedric has been in LA for 10 years and specializes in all types of VISA's

Maximilian Law Inc.
Cedric Shen
Toll Free: 888-228-4525

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Cdn Immigration Lawyer in LA

If you're looking for an immigration lawyer who knows where you're coming from AND where you're headed to, contact Zoe Kevork.

She is a Canadian entertainment and immigration lawyer based in LA.


Monday, May 2, 2011

Election Results in LA

If you're in LA, Canadians Abroad is hosting a viewing of the Canadian Election Results at the Hudson starting at 5pm tonight - Monday May 2nd.

1114 North Crescent Heights Blvd
West Hollywood 90046