Sunset Song is the Cover Feature of Film Comment This Month
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Sunset Song is the Cover Feature of Film Comment This Month

“In Sunset Song, Terence Davies renders a young woman’s loves and strife with grandeur and austerity.” This month’s cover of ‘Film Comment‘ features an in depth interview with Terrence Davies on his literary adaptation of “Sunset Song,” Lewis Grassic Gibbon’s 1932 classic widely considered as a seminal Scottish novel. He speaks on everything from discovering the book … Continue reading

Radiohead sent us a 35mm print of “Daydreaming”
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Radiohead sent us a 35mm print of “Daydreaming”

We seriously get some awesome office mail around here! VIFF staffers came back from lunch on Wednesday to a copy of Radiohead’s new music video “Daydreaming” – on a 35mm reel – directed by Academy Award-nominated Paul Thomas Anderson, with a note on the label that read, “We’ve made a film, here it is. We’d be happy if … Continue reading

Sleeping Giant Comes Full Circle
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Sleeping Giant Comes Full Circle

It has been a truly remarkable journey for this Canadian film from its premiere at Cannes to its subsequent appearance at over 40 film festivals around the world. “Sleeping Giant”, the 2015 Canadian film, directed by Andrew Cividino, screened at the International Critics’ Week section at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival and went on to win … Continue reading

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Award Winning Actor and Director ADAM ARKIN as inaugural guest for DGC Masterclass

Launching in May 2016, the Directors Guild of Canada is pleased to present a series of Master Classes in partnership with VIFF. The DGC Master Class Series will feature multiple award-winning speakers from some of the most celebrated and critically acclaimed films and TV shows. The year-roun sessions are designed to educate and inspire everyone … Continue reading