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Frank Giustra Announced as the Inaugural Recipient of VIFF Screen Industry Builder Award
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Frank Giustra Announced as the Inaugural Recipient of VIFF Screen Industry Builder Award

Recognizing Thought-leaders and Celebrating British Columbia as a Destination for Excellence and Innovation in Screen-based Media During its 34th edition, the Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) will honour Frank Giustra, legendary financier and philanthropist, with its inaugural VIFF Screen Industry Builder Award. The Vancouver Board of Trade will host the 2015 Award presentation on Thursday, … Continue reading

JUST ANNOUNCED: 22 Award Winning Films Coming to VIFF 2015
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JUST ANNOUNCED: 22 Award Winning Films Coming to VIFF 2015

Having already announced 20 prestigious Cannes titles playing this fall’s festival, VIFF now unveils 22 award-winning films that have just been added to our line-up. Standouts from Berlin, Sundance, Tribeca, Rotterdam, and SXSW are just some of the exceptional films that are sure to strike a chord with festival-goers. More films will be announced on … Continue reading

JUST ANNOUNCED: 20 prestigious Cannes films playing at VIFF 2015
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JUST ANNOUNCED: 20 prestigious Cannes films playing at VIFF 2015

We have officially unveiled our first round of titles with 20 films which were showcased at the Cannes Film Festival, and are now set to play at VIFF 2015. More details to come. 1) The Assassin (dir. Hou Hsiao-Hsien, Taiwan). Winner, Best Director, Cannes 2015. 2) Cemetery of Splendour (Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Thailand/UK/Germany/France/Malaysia) 3) Chronic (Michel Franco, … Continue reading

August Programming at Vancity Theatre
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August Programming at Vancity Theatre

In the lead up to the 2015 Vancouver International Film Festival, we’ve packed August full of some of the latest and greatest Indie films of the year. New this month includes a Late Night series featuring classics such as: 54, The Blues Brothers, Midnight Run, Do the Right Thing, Trainspotting, Taxi Driver & Formosa Boulevard. … Continue reading

Just Announced: NeoStrata® and VIFF Celebrate Canadian Talent on the Big Screen
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Just Announced: NeoStrata® and VIFF Celebrate Canadian Talent on the Big Screen

Just Announced: Canadian Skin Care Brand NeoStrata® is the Official Skincare Sponsor of VIFF in Collaboration with London Drugs Canadian cosmeceutical brand NeoStrata has teamed up with drugstore chain London Drugs to celebrate local talent at this year’s Vancouver International Film Festival taking place from September 24th – October 9th. NeoStrata is an official sponsor at the festival and … Continue reading