Community News / Industry / Interviews

Behind the Scenes with Executive Director Jacqueline Dupuis – 2015 YWCA Women of Distinction’s Connecting the Community Nominee

The VIFF team is  thrilled that our fearless leader, Jacqueline Dupuis, has been nominated for the 2015 YWCA Women of Distinction’s Connecting the Community Award. Through Jacqueline’s endeavours to create and support meaningful local connections, her passion for community and youth engagement shines through on a daily basis. If selected for this prestigious award, Jacqueline has chosen the … Continue reading

The Vancouver Sun Chats With Chris Carter, Creator of the X-Files
Community News / Fun Stuff / Guest Posts / Interviews

The Vancouver Sun Chats With Chris Carter, Creator of the X-Files

The Vancouver Sun chatted with Carter via phone about his forthcoming VIFF Industry appearance, the return of The X-Files to B.C., and how truly Canadian the hit sci-fi series really is. Q: When was the last time you were in Vancouver? A: Just a couple weeks ago. I came up for a memorial — someone … Continue reading

Why is it important to know who made your clothes? VIFF Presents ‘Traceable’ and ‘Handmade With Love in France’.
Community News / Documentaries / Events / News / Vancity Theatre

Why is it important to know who made your clothes? VIFF Presents ‘Traceable’ and ‘Handmade With Love in France’.

Why is it important to know who made your clothes? On April 24th we are featuring two films to showcase the need to know `Who Made My Clothes`. We start off with the Canadian film Traceable followed by a panel discussion moderated by Jane Cox of FUEL Vancouver. The second film is Handmade with Love … Continue reading

Fashion Revolution Day at Vancity Theatre April 24th
Documentaries / Events / Vancity Theatre

Fashion Revolution Day at Vancity Theatre April 24th

Fashion Revolution Day, a commemoration of the collapse of the Rana Plaza factory in Dhaka, Bangladesh in 2013, is quickly approaching on April 24th. In response to this tragic event, Fashion Revolution was founded by Carry Somers, founder of Pachacuti, and Orsla de Castro, founder of From Somewhere clothing line, to change the way we … Continue reading

Exciting Event: Alloy Orchestra Presents Wild & Weird Short Films for VIFF High
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Exciting Event: Alloy Orchestra Presents Wild & Weird Short Films for VIFF High

Friday May 22nd, students and teachers can experience the movies like never before! The world famous Alloy Orchestra revitalize silent cinema with their pulsing, percussive, rust-bucket scores, performed live on drums, synth, musical saw, and a rack of percussive instruments that can include cymbals, horse shoes and wine bottles. Their visits out West to VIFF … Continue reading