Canadian film

Tarantino’s Hollywood vision, one President who was stopped and women who demand to sail

Also: how propaganda really works, an old man’s dreams of space travel and this year’s film noir opener

Reviews of Far From the Madding Crowd, Hot Pursuit and two music docs

Documentaries are your best bet this weekend. DOXA, which is on through Sunday, still has fine films playing like Iris (the last one by Albert Maysles), and Drone and Orion (both of which I reviewed...

Male bonding thrives in The Expendables 3, The Trip to Italy and Land Ho

And watch for an oddball rock and roll story in Frank.

VQFF's Lace Bite features women hockey players united against Cystic Fibrosis

Vancouver- based filmmakers and producers Sharron Bates and Carmen Klotz had found the story of their dreams when they worked together on the movie Lace Bite, shown at the Vancouver Queer...

Crowd-funding jumpstarts indie filmmaking

Guardian "angels": Why crowd-funding is the new, net-savvy way indie filmmakers are getting investments for their work and for their dreams.

Vancouver Women in Film Festival celebrates a new kind of chick flick

From documentaries to animation to live-action films, local and international, VWIFF has something for everyone on the ticket.

Fast Five, Prom, squabbling actors and a close-up look at a modern war

Summer is still far away, but there's already a potential blockbuster in the theatres. And it's got lots of fast cars.

New movies this week in Vancouver: ratings and reviews

The smug look, that chin. It’s Brian Mulroney by comedian Rick Miller, and in an opera yet? Is this a joke? (Read more).

Justin Bieber, The Eagle, Gnomeo and Juliet, Just Go With It and two youthful visits to Europe

Justin Bieber: Never Say Never is like a backstage pass to hang out with the most famous Canadian on earth. (read more)

Same Planet, Different Worlds. The 29th Vancouver International Film Festival.

September 30 marks the opening day of the 29th Vancouver International Film Festival. This year there are 359 films in total, from 80 countries.