The Emergence: Out of the Shadows Screenings in Schools program is sponsored by Envision Financial, a division of First West Credit Union. This program funds screenings of the documentary along with a discussion and Q and A at high schools, colleges, and universities in Surrey and Delta.

To book a screening please email

Sher Vancouver will also deliver screenings outside of Surrey and Delta for a modest fee.

Screening at Clayton Heights Secondary School in Surrey


2021 – 2022

LA Matheson Secondary
Surrey, B.C.
International High School Premiere
Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Douglas College
New Westminster – Anvil Centre
Sociology 1145 – Canadian Society
Tuesday, November 9, 2021

Douglas College
New Westminster Campus – Room N3302
Sociology 1145 – Canadian Society
Thursday, November 18, 2021

Tamanawis Secondary
Surrey, B.C
Career Life Connections
Grade 11 and 12 class
Tuesday, November 30, 2021

Solid State
Surrey, B.C.
Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Tamanawis Secondary
Surrey, B.C.
Career Life Connections
Grade 11 and 12 class
Thursday, December 2, 2021

Simon Fraser University
Surrey, B.C.
SFU Gender, Sexuality, and Women’s Studies
Saturday, December 4, 2021

Clayton Heights Secondary
Surrey, B.C.
Social Justice, Photography and Graphic Arts, New Media, and Acting
Grades 10 to 12 
Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Stenberg College
Surrey, B.C.
BDMS – Business Diploma and Marketing Specialization
COM 110 – Creativity and Self-Expression
Tuesday, December 14, 2021

Asian-Canadian Special Events Association (ACSEA)
Vancouver, B.C.
Sunday, February 6, 2022

Ecole Panorama Ridge Secondary
Surrey, B.C.
Social Justice 12
Thursday, February 17, 2022

Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Surrey, B.C.
CRIM 1100 – Introduction to Criminology
Saturday, February 19, 2022

Vancouver, B.C.
Saturday, March 12, 2022

University of the Fraser Valley
Abbotsford, B.C. V2S 7M8
South Asian Studies Institute and School of Social Work
Monday, March 21, 2022

Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Richmond, B.C. V6X 3X7
HIST 2314 – Gender and Sexuality in Canadian History
Thursday, March 24, 2022

Kwantlen Polytechnic University
Surrey, B.C.
ASIA 3255 – Gender In South Asia
Wednesday, March 30, 2022

Vancouver Island University
Nanaimo, B.C.
Sponsored by Reaching Out Assisting Refugees (ROAR)
Friday, April 8, 2022



Frank Hurt Secondary
In-Person Screening
13940 – 77th Avenue
Surrey, BC, V3W  5Z4
Social Justice, Anti-Oppression Collective, and Queer Straight Alliance
Grades 11 and 12
1:40 pm – 3:40 pm
Monday, May 9, 2022
Sponsored by Envision Financial
Guest Speakers: Angit and Joshna
Contact: Mel S
Sent Film and Evaluations

Surrey District 36 Parent Advisory Council (Surrey DPAC)
Virtual Screening
Tuesday, May 17, 2022
6:30 pm
Moderator: LA Matheson Teacher Annie Ohana
Guest Speakers: To Be Determined

North Delta Secondary
In-Person Screening
Delta, BC
Social Justice
12:05 pm
Monday, May 30, 2022
Guest Speakers: Alex and Jaspal
Contact: Brianna S
Sent Film and Evaluations

Mustang Justice and Sher Vancouver
Online Screening
Guest Speakers: Alex, Jaspal, Vinay, and Jag
Friday, June 3, 2022
1 pm
To coincide with Surrey Pride Month

Kelowna Out and Proud Film Festival
Opening Night Screening
Affiliate Event of the Kelowna Pride Festival
Thursday, June 16, 2022
Rotary Centre for the Arts
Guest Speaker:  Muqaddar A
Kelowna, BC

5X Screening
In-Person Screening
Guest Speakers: Sharon moderating with possibly Joshna and Angit
Friday, June 17, 2022

Columbia College
In-Person Screening
Thursday, June 23, 2022
4:00 PM
438 Terminal Ave, Vancouver, BC V6A 0C1
Guest Speakers:  Possibly Jag, Sharon, Angit, or Joshna
Contact:  Gurjashan Singh Dhummi (He/Him)

Ecole Salish Secondary
In-Person Screening
7278 184 Street
Surrey, B.C. V4N 5V2
Social Justice 12
Surrey, BC
11:40 am
Date: To Be Determined
Guest Speaker: Joshna and Angit
Contact: Lauren C
Sent Film and Evaluations

Douglas College
In-Person Screening
Douglas Student Union (DSU)
700 Royal Avenue
New Westminster, B.C. V3M 5Z5
July 26, 27, or 28, 2022
Contact: Deepa S

North Delta Centre for the Arts
In-Person Screening
To coincide with Delta Pride
11425 84 Ave
Delta, B.C. V4C 2L9
7:00 pm
Saturday, August 13, 2022
Guest Speakers: Alex, Jaspal, Vinay, and possibly Jag
Sent Film

University of British Columbia
School of Social Work
In-Person Screening
Date: To Be Determined
Guest Speaker: Alex
Sent Film

City Centre Library
In-Person Screening
10350 University Drive
Surrey, B.C. V3T 4B8
Surrey Libraries
1:30 pm to 4:00 pm
Saturday, September 24, 2022
Guest Speakers: Alex, Jaspal, Jag, Vinay, and Upkar
Contact: Ravi B
Sher Vancouver to provide snacks
Sent Film

David Thompson Secondary School
In-Person Screening
1755 East 55th Avenue
Vancouver, B.C. V5P 1Z7
Date: To Be Determined
Contact: Amandeep G

Surrey Civic Theatres Presents
Emergence: Out of the Shadows
In-Person Screening
Special Screening for National Coming Out Day
Centre Stage at Surrey City Hall
13450 104 Avenue
Surrey, B.C. V3T 1V8
Tuesday, October 11, 2022
Contact: Neil S
Guest Speakers: Alex, Jaspal, Vinay, and Jag