press/media

YVR Screen Scene

Kyra Zagorsky on making art in a time of change.

“Artists have a lot of power, and that’s part of why I’m intent on directing. I want my films to be about something. I want to have a voice about topics that matter..."

by: Sabrina Furminger

1/23/2018

Follow Magazine

'We're filmmakers and storytellers first.' - Kyra Zagorsky and Patrick Sabongui

"Thought-provoking, inspiring and provocative are just a few of the words that can be used to describe The Prince" 

by: Nathan March

2/10/2017

DoSavannah.com

Award-winning ‘The Prince’ part of SCAD Savannah Film Fest’s Global Shorts Forum

"In just under 12 minutes, filmmaker Kyra Zagorsky shows audiences the struggle Middle-Eastern Americans face today in her short film, The Prince

3/11/2017


WeAreMovingStories.com

Lady Filmmakers Film Festival / Savannah Film Festival - The Prince

by: Carmela Baranowska

9/15/2017

Vancouver Sun

Video: Crazy8s film 'The Prince' deals with racism and religious freedoms.

The Prince, directed by Kyra Zagorsky, is an emotional and current look at the realities of the world we live in.

2/15/2015

NOVUS TV

Interview by: Jordan Wade

2/15/2017

Langley Times

Film about racism based on personal experience.

"Inspired by a personal encounter with racism on public transit in Metro Vancouver."

by: Dan Ferguson

2/17/2017

Vancourier - Westender

Kyra Zagorsky Tackles Islamophobia in 'The Prince".

by: Sabrina Furminger

2/20/2017


The Loyola Pheonix

In/Motion Dance Film Festival Celebrates Social Justice

"The Prince" explores Islamophobia through film, acting and dance.

by: Luke Hyland

3/30/2018

Extra Features Podcast

Extra Features Interviews Kyra Zagorsky,

writer/director of "The Prince" short film.

3/30/2018

The New Current, UK

Debut Short Film

Interview with director Kyra Zagorsky about her film in the Short Film Corner at Cannes.

4/30/2018

Times Colinist

Canadian short 'The Prince,' which tackles Islamophobia

at Cannes Short Film Corner.

5/3/2018

OcCHIMAG: Our Eyes On the Arts

Award-winning Short Film Tackles Islamophobia and Racial Divide via Cinema

"Thought provoking, inspiring and provocative are just a few of the words that can be used to describe The Prince."

4/30/2018

New University - UC Irvine

“The Prince” Is Short Film Royalty

"It tackles the conflict of race relations in conjunction with the anxiety and fear that performers face."

2/13/2018

Every Movie Has a Lesson

SHORT FILM REVIEW: The Prince

4 STARS - Chicago Independent Critics Circle

"Sometimes the shortest memories become lasting ones.  Ask any person of color if they remember the first time they were called a derogatory racial slur.  They will probably have a story to tell." - by: Don Shanahan

5/9/2018