Alice Shih is a Toronto-based film journalist. She is also an advisory board member and programmer of the Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival, and a regular contributor for CineAction. Her critique on films can also be heard on Fairchild Radio, the national Chinese radio broadcaster in Canada. She specializes in world films, especially films from Asia and the Asian Diaspora. She received an honours degree in Film Studies from Ryerson University. Her commercial script “Unsupervised Viewing” is the recipient of the Walter Bell Memorial Merit Award for Creative and Human Excellence. She is currently translating written works of Jia Zhangke.