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At VIFF, new work by Juliette Binoche, Belgium’s Dardenne Brothers and Quebec’s François Girard
Plus a shameful case of indigenous hurt in Canada, an extraordinary mother from Germany and an ancient play made contemporary in both Sicily and Beirut
Oct 2nd, 2019
Locally-filmed The Predator, a mommy blogger’s Simple Favor and bad blood Under the Tree
Also Nicolas Cage really flips out over Mandy and The Cakemaker romances his lover’s widow
Sep 13th, 2018
Peter Pan like never before; our soldiers fighting for Hyena Road and predatory capitalism invading 99 Homes
Also a true heroine named Malala, creepy thrills in Goodnight Mommy and prosecuting war criminals in Labyrinth of Lies
Oct 8th, 2015
Energy experts take issue with Harper's G7 carbon pledge
Environmental academics question the value of Harper's commitment to go carbon-free after years of federal climate change failures.
Jun 9th, 2015
VIFF picks for the weekend, including a near-masterpiece from Germany
Nina Hoss in Phoenix, trying to figure out if her husband betrayed her to the Nazis
Oct 3rd, 2014
A few-must see films at VIFF this year
VIFF, like Reese Witherspoon, is ready to go. She's in the opening film, Wild
Sep 24th, 2014
VIFF picks: García Bernal in NO, Monsanto in Bitter Seeds
Gael García Bernal revives Chilean history in NO, one of today’s VIFF picks.
Oct 1st, 2012
Vancouver Christmas Market great place to find last minute Christmas gifts
"Enter through the gate and you're in a different world," says Vancouver Christmas Market president Malte Kluetz.
Dec 12th, 2011
How Germans celebrate their holiday
Like in almost every other country, Christmas is a big deal in Germany. Only the traditions are a little bit different. Starting with the 'Adventskranz' which is basically a braided wreath made of...
Dec 7th, 2011
Canada has 'tools to deal with new recession'
Country will take a battering if the world tanks, but it has strong companies, a working banking system and a sound fiscal position, says governor of central bank.
Sep 24th, 2011