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

Telefilm Canada names Ten Canadians to Watch at 2015 Berlin International Film Festival
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Telefilm Canada names Ten Canadians to Watch at 2015 Berlin International Film Festival

Telefilm Canada announces its list of the Ten Canadians to Watch who will be taking part in the upcoming Berlin International Film Festival and the European Film Market. This list, presented for a second year running, comprises Canadians working in the film industry—emerging talents as well as seasoned professionals—who, through their creative talent or business … Continue reading

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February FREE Events at Vancity Theatre

Saturday, February 7th – BC Filmmaker Francois Laliberte previews his heartwarming film Touching Life at  Vancity Theatre at 1pm. Coinciding with the last day of White Cane Week, local documentary Touching Life  relates the inspiring story of a visually impaired Vancouver couple raising their seven year old son. In this ode to happiness, where life is felt … Continue reading

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Showrunners, the Men & Women Responsible for TV’s Recent Revolution

The Good Wife, Lost, The Big Bang Theory, Battlestar Galactica, Sons of Anarchy, The Shield TV, Boardwalk Empire, Buffy The Vampire Slayer & Firefly; these shows, and others like them have defined the twenty first century cultural landscape in a way few movies can compete with. Showrunners is is the first ever feature-length documentary to explore the fascinating … Continue reading

Winter Sleep – “Intimate, Spectacular & Masterful”
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Winter Sleep – “Intimate, Spectacular & Masterful”

Winter Sleep, the new film from the Turkish master Nuri Bilge Ceylan, has all the key components of a fairy tale, ‘but its magic blows in whispering breaths, raising the hairs on your arms even as you barely notice the air’s movement’ (Telegraph, UK). It is the greatly justified winner of the Palme d’Or at … Continue reading