Film

VIFF Picks for Day 9

Family tales, some grim, some happy, and one by Francis Ford Coppola, are big today at the Vancouver International Film Festival.

VIFF Picks For Day 8

How're ya gonna keep 'em in Lytton when they've seen Vancouver? A familiar story plays today at The Vancouver International Film Festival.

65_RedRoses Brings Heart to VIFF

The Vancouver's Wendy Dallian talks with director Philip Lyall about his moving film 65_RedRoses.

MY VIFF PICKS FOR Day 7

Some of the best films today at the Vancouver International Film Festival are about women. And what a diverse lot they are. (Read more)

My VIFF Picks for Day 6

Take a quick world tour with my choices for today at the Vancouver International Film Festival. And think a bit about money too.

Taqwacore breaks boundaries at VIFF

I was born in Canada. My parents are Pakistani. I wasn't raised Muslim in a very strict way. My parents identified as Muslim and that was always something in the back of my mind, but we weren't an ext

My Tehran for Sale, at VIFF

Today I had the great pleasure of speaking with director/poet Geranaz Moussavi, about her debut feature film, My Tehran for Sale, a poignant and unique look at life within the largest city in Iran....

MY VIFF PICKS FOR Day 3

Some good. Some not so good. Reviews of VIFF by Volkmar Richter.

New Movies for October 2nd

Just as the Vancouver Film Festival gets started some big competitors set up in the regular theaters, including a schlubby American and a pudgy Brit. (Read more) CAPITALISM: A LOVE STORY: Michael...

MY VIFF PICKS

Some are great, and some are losers. What to see? Volkmar Richter's short reviews.