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8 VIFF Features Returning to Vancity Theatre This Fall

The Assassin October 30 – November 9. Furthering the trajectory of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Hero, and The Grandmaster, The Assassin is a martial arts movie recalibrated as an exquisite work of art. “Heart-stoppingly beautiful.” Robbie Colin, Daily Telegraph.  “Mesmerizing.” Justin Chang, Variety. “Captivates and astonishes.” Peter Bradshaw, The Guardian.  TICKETS  Hadwin’s Judgement November 6-12. Valorized with great … Continue reading

VIFF Repeats Screening at Vancity Theatre this October
Vancity Theatre / VIFF 2015

VIFF Repeats Screening at Vancity Theatre this October

Missed a VIFF screening of a film you really wanted to see? Don’t you worry because from October 10th to October 15th 2015 you can catch popular VIFF films at Vancity Theatre. Being outside of VIFF’s dates, these are not official festival screenings, and as in past years, festival passes, ticket packs and complimentary vouchers … Continue reading

Insiders’ Blog: Celebrating Dragons & Tigers
Asian Cinema / Awards / Guest Posts

Insiders’ Blog: Celebrating Dragons & Tigers

By Adam Cook VIFF’s characteristically diverse and large lineup of films runs the gamut from documentaries to commercial films, to arthouse, and everywhere in between, but if there’s one thing this festival is, and should be, known for, it’s the long running Dragons & Tigers program. Originated by programmer Tony Rayns in 1994, this section’s … Continue reading