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Three women lead off a long line-up of new movies in town
Note also new ones from Vin Diesel, Dave Bautista, Annette Bening with Bill Nighy, a forgotten Canadian tragedy and China’s rush to tear down some of its heritage
Mar 13th, 2020
Gravity, 12 Years a Slave and more films I expect will win at the Academy Awards
Chiwetel Ejifor, Lupita Nyong’o and Michael Fassbender are all nominated for 12 Years a Slave but I think only the film will win.
Feb 26th, 2014
RED 2 and Turbo disappoint, The Hunt and The Conjuring get scary and The Act of Killing amazes
They try hard but Bruce Willis, John Malkovich, Mary Louise Parker and Helen Mirren deliver less in the sequel RED 2.
Jul 19th, 2013
VIFF picks for Thursday and Friday: The Hunt, Liverpool, Breakfast With Curtis and three films with illegal immigrants
Mads Mikkelsen stars in The Hunt as a man falsely accused of child abuse.
Oct 4th, 2012
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre sends Vancouver audience into a frenzy
Like other modern dance companies whose founder’s repertoire exist as an archival representation, the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater has wholly succeeded in bringing Ailey’s name into the 21st...
Mar 20th, 2011