WHAT WALAA WANTS: A CONVERSATION WITH DIRECTOR CHRISTY GARLAND by Hogan Short
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WHAT WALAA WANTS: A CONVERSATION WITH DIRECTOR CHRISTY GARLAND by Hogan Short

What Walaa Wants played at VIFF 2018 and will be screening again at VIFF Vancity Theatre this coming Wednesday February 27th. This film follows Walaa from the ages 15-21 as this defiant young girl navigates formidable obstacles to reach her dream of becoming a policewoman in the Palestinian Security Forces. Often times we see stories … Continue reading

Trailer Tuesday – Feb 12, 2019
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Trailer Tuesday – Feb 12, 2019

We’re continuing this week with the return of our ever popular annual #Oscar shorts series. Catch the nominated short films in LIVE ACTION, ANIMATION AND DOCUMENTARY categories, and while you’re at it, cast your ballot for your winning predictions! Also, if you are one of the few cinephiles who have yet to watch Alfonso Cuaron’s … Continue reading

Interview with Bojan Bodružić, Director of The Museum of Forgotten Triumphs
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Interview with Bojan Bodružić, Director of The Museum of Forgotten Triumphs

By: Paula Navratil Filmed over a 15 year period, Bojan Bodružić’s The Museum of Forgotten Triumphs documents the life of his grandparents through their own words and memories. Like conversations we all wish to have with our ancestors, this film threads together stories from the everyday with memories of the devastation of war. Through home videos … Continue reading

5 Reasons why Paris Barclay is one of the Most Reputable TV Directors in Hollywood
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5 Reasons why Paris Barclay is one of the Most Reputable TV Directors in Hollywood

Paris Barclay is one of the most reputable TV directors of Hollywood with an impeccable three-decade-long trajectory. A two-time Emmy award-winner, Barclay has directed episodes on a number of incredible shows including Scandal, Empire and The Good Wife. In advance of his VIFF Creator Talk on Saturday, October 6, 2018, we’ve rounded up 5 reasons … Continue reading