Film

Reviews and Ratings of New Movies in Vancouver, B.C. for Oct 16

You can run with the wild things or remain serious. They're my best choices among the newcomer films this week.

VO Chats with Writer, Director, and Star of VIFF Film, Son of the Sunshine

The Vancouver Observer's Wendy Dallian sits down with Ryan Ward to talk about his VIFF film, Son of the Sunshine.

My VIFF Picks Day 15 and 16

There are still very good films debuting (or repeating) these last two days at the Vancouver International Film Festival. (Read more)

VIFF Picks For Day 14

A good Nazi? An award-winning film from Germany, playing today at the Vancouver International Film Festival, nominates John Rabe.

Jane Campion's Bright Star Gets Movie Date's Top Rating

Robert’s rating:  Thumbs up. Poetic.  Ahh, 1818.  An exquisite year for the characters in Bright Star and masterfully rendered both visually and atmospherically for the audience by...

The VO Talk with VIFF Director Paul Saltzman

The Vancouver Observer sits down with Paul Saltzman, director of Prom Night in Mississippi.

David Hauka on His New VIFF Film, Certainty

  VO: Could you tell us a little about yourself as a filmmaker? DH: I didn't intend to go in to film at all. I was more interested in science and space. But I found that it was very compelling...

The VO Talks with VIFF Director Peter Esmonde

The Vancouver Observer asks Peter Esmonde a few questions about his film Trimpin: The Sound of Invention.

My VIFF Picks For Day 11

The prom was a blast. How it came about is a complex story showing today at the Vancouver International Film Festival.

VIFF Picks Day 10

A gorgeous celebration of travel is one of the discoveries you can make today at the Vancouver International Film Festival.