Bell Media Best of Hot Docs 2015 at Vancity Theatre
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Bell Media Best of Hot Docs 2015 at Vancity Theatre

The Vancouver International Film Festival and Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival are pleased to announce the return of the Bell Media Best of Hot Docs, a selection of documentary screenings taking place from June 12-16 at Vancouver’s Vancity Theatre, 1181 Seymour Street. The Bell Media Best of Hot Docs will celebrate the Vancouver premieres … 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

VIFF 2014 BC Spotlight: 4 Questions with Ana Valine
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VIFF 2014 BC Spotlight: 4 Questions with Ana Valine

Based on the novella The Trouble with Marlene by Billie Livingston, Sitting on the Edge of Marlene is a dark and bittersweet comic drama playing at VIFF 2014 (September 25th to October 10th) as part of the BC Spotlight series. Directed by Ana Valine, the film tells the story of a mother/daughter con artist duo who just … Continue reading

VIFF 2014 BC Spotlight: 6 Questions with Grant Baldwin
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VIFF 2014 BC Spotlight: 6 Questions with Grant Baldwin

Did you know that 40% of all our food goes straight to the waste bin? After discovering this unfortunate reality of our food and grocery industries, director Grant Baldwin and producer Jen Rustemeyer decided to venture on a waste-free lifestyle. The two ate only discarded food for six month and documented their experience and discoveries … Continue reading