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Director David Robert Mitchell Talks the Mood of ‘It Follows,’ &  Building a Unique Horror Movie
Film Reviews / Guest Posts / Interviews / Vancity Theatre

Director David Robert Mitchell Talks the Mood of ‘It Follows,’ & Building a Unique Horror Movie

To go from the the naturalistic, black-and-white, teenage tale “The Myth Of The American Sleepover,” to the distinct, carefully calibrated horror “It Follows,” is a feat few filmmakers could pull off . But David Robert Mitchell is one of them. The director’s latest turned heads all last year on the festival circuit and has made … Continue reading

Raving Reviews for ‘White God’
Film Reviews / Vancity Theatre

Raving Reviews for ‘White God’

Distinguished director Kornél Mundruczó has crafted an imaginative and strikingly visceral journey of an abandoned mutt’s descent from man’s best friend to rebellious threat—rightfully earning plaudits at Cannes, including the ‘Un Certain Regard prize’, as well as the ‘Palm Dog’ for the best four-legged performance that is deeply moving and, at times, harrowing. When a new … Continue reading

What We’re Looking Forward to This March
Documentaries / Environment / Vancity Theatre / Youth Films

What We’re Looking Forward to This March

We received a comment the other day asking why we don’t show the mainstream blockbuster films at the Vancity Theatre, so we felt it was only fitting to explain our mandate and present to you our varied and culturally diverse programming for March. We’re here not to duplicate commercial movie theatres showing Hollywood hits, but to … Continue reading

Great News! BC’s Film Industry is Making a Big Comeback
Community News / Fun Stuff / Industry

Great News! BC’s Film Industry is Making a Big Comeback

British Columbia’s film industry is making one of its biggest comebacks yet, and Vancouver’s booming visual effects industry is playing a huge role in the revival. Last weekend at the 87th Academy Awards, two British Columbians were nominated in visual effects categories. Cameron Waldbauer, a Pitt Meadows native, was nominated for his work as special … Continue reading

Gin & Tonics, Prizes and Tacos? Join us For a FREE Screening of the Academy Awards
Events / Fun Stuff / Vancity Theatre

Gin & Tonics, Prizes and Tacos? Join us For a FREE Screening of the Academy Awards

Sunday, February 22, 3:00pm Doors open at 3pm, Red Carpet coverage from 3:30pm, Awards from 5pm Come experience the Academy Awards on the big screen, complete with Oscar Bingo! G&T! Rum & Coke! Prizes! Red Carpet! Admission is free to Vancity Theatre members (annual membership $2 available on the door). Ages 19+. Come early and pick … Continue reading