Panorama Trailer Park: From Far and Wide: Features from Eastern Europe, India, the Middle East, and Africa
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Panorama Trailer Park: From Far and Wide: Features from Eastern Europe, India, the Middle East, and Africa

Next up from the Panorama stream are the films from Eastern Europe, India, the Middle East, and Africa. There is a huge array of countries, cultures and concerns within this group of films, and together they speak to the richness and diversity that the festival offers to audiences… Continue reading

Panorama Trailer Park: From France to Finland
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Panorama Trailer Park: From France to Finland

It’s officially festival month and we only have a few streams left to announce for VIFF 2017! The most recent was our Panorama stream- made up of the Contemporary World Cinema, Spotlight on France, and Documentaries series. Since there are 89 films total in these series, we’ve split them up into five subcategories. First up is From France to Finland- a Spotlight on France and films from Western Europe and Scandinavia. Continue reading

Black History Month at Vancity Theatre
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Black History Month at Vancity Theatre

Throughout February, Vancity Theatre will be marking Black History Month with a series of specially curated films; including the powerful documentary King: A Filmed Record; From Montgomery to Memphis, the sexy/sweet animated film Chico and Rita, the beautiful Through a Lens Darkly followed by a Q&A with the filmmaker Thomas Allen Harris, 1960 Academy Award Winning … Continue reading

Spotlight on Turkish Film – The Butterfly’s Dream
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Spotlight on Turkish Film – The Butterfly’s Dream

VTFF’s commitment to showcase the best of contemporary Turkish Cinema is reflected in its film selection – featuring internationally acclaimed, award-winning  films straight from Cannes and Venice to popular mainstream favorites fresh out of the Turkish box office. Screening January 25th, Turkey’s most expensive film production to date, and Turkey’s Oscar submission in 2013, The Butterfly’s … Continue reading