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

2016 CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS | Feature Film Nominations from VIFF
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2016 CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS | Feature Film Nominations from VIFF

2016 CANADIAN SCREEN AWARDS Feature Film Nominations that screened at VIFF   Best Motion Picture Brooklyn – Pierre Even, Marie-Claude Poulin, Finola Dwyer, Amanda Posey The Forbidden Room – Phoebe Greenberg, Penny Mancuso, Phyllis Laing, David Christensen, Guy Maddin My Internship in Canada | Guibord s’en va-t-en guerre – Luc Déry, Kim McCraw Our Loved Ones | … Continue reading

For Your Consideration: Best of 2015 Series
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For Your Consideration: Best of 2015 Series

Ah yes, award season has begun and we couldn’t be more excited! So many films which we’ve screened at Vancity Theatre and at VIFF have made the short list and we couldn’t be more proud of their accomplishments.  A few weeks ago, the IFP Gotham Independent Film Awards took place in New York City, with “Spotlight,” … Continue reading

Room Looking for Similar Success at VIFF Coming Off People’s Choice Award at TIFF
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Room Looking for Similar Success at VIFF Coming Off People’s Choice Award at TIFF

The Academy Award race may have become a little clearer after the People’s Choice Award at TIFF was awarded to the drama Room at the end of the 11 day festival. Although Canadian-made films aren’t always likely to receive this type of success at TIFF, Room prevailed over the other films and received the prestigious $15,000 … Continue reading