VIFF at the Golden Globes
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VIFF at the Golden Globes

The whole VIFF office (along with the rest of the entertainment world) was abuzz after Sunday night’s 74th Annual Golden Globes Awards! Of course there was the fact that “La La Land” completely slayed in every category it was nominated and walked away with a Golden Globes record-breaking seven awards, an incredible feat for many reasons that … Continue reading

Imagine the Sustainable Production Possibilities!
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Imagine the Sustainable Production Possibilities!

By Zena Harris  – President of Green Spark Group, curator of the VIFF 2016 Sustainable Production Forum The motion picture industry is inherently creative. We take ideas and concepts, and build sets and digital landscapes to bring these ideas to the screen.  We make costumes that transform humans into space creatures and anything one can imagine.  … Continue reading

Countdown to VIFF 2016: Press Conference
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Countdown to VIFF 2016: Press Conference

With a mere three weeks until the Vancouver International Film Festival kicks off for its 35th year, filmmakers, media and staff gathered to get excited about what’s to come. VIFF Executive Director Jacqueline Dupuis took to the stage at the Vancouver International Film Centre on Wednesday morning to lead the press conference. The day’s agenda … 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