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A few VIFF picks for the weekend, including Le Week-End
Jim Broadbent and Lindsay Duncan spend their anniversary in Paris but find a lot has changed
Oct 2nd, 2013
Snitch, Dark Skies, West of Memphis, Crazy Horse and Detropia: reviews
An infamous miscarriage of justice gets a fourth movie and startling new facts
Feb 21st, 2013
Rock of Ages, That's My Boy, The Artist is Present, Foreverland and more films reviewed
Tom Cruise is the scene stealer in the film version of the Broadway’s Rock of Ages.
Jun 15th, 2012
What Vancouver can learn from Paris on bikes: City of Light transport
Returning to Vancouver from Paris, I had to ask myself, “Why doesn’t Vancouver have a bicycle sharing program?”
Jan 28th, 2012
Spending Christmas away from home
Sometimes, a person can feel close to family without being home for the holidays.
Dec 12th, 2011
Films worth seeing this weekend at VIFF
Patrick Huard learns about family, growing up and fatherhood in Starbuck, the hit film from Quebec, screening at VIFF.
Oct 6th, 2011
Ten-year-old as sex symbol: Thylane Blondeau and the troubling choices of Vogue Enfant
Her sculpted cheekbones and natural grace in front of the camera has earned her over 3000 admiring fans on Facebook. Sprawled seductively on a leopard print blanket, her provocative look has...
Aug 25th, 2011
Ceremony sends Canadian Homeless World Cup teams off in style
Members of Canada's men's and women's squads will leave tomorrow to travel to Paris, France, where they will compete in this year’s Homeless World Cup. This year, five men and eight women from BC...
Aug 16th, 2011
Midnight in Paris, Woody Allen’s most entertaining film in years. Also X-Men, Beijing Taxi, Orgasm Inc. and fun with exploitation pictures
Owen Wilson acts out Woody Allen’s words and artistic fantasies in Midnight in Paris. (read more)
Jun 3rd, 2011
Men's Fall and Winter 2011/12 Shows wrapping up in Paris today
Fur hats, big scarves, woolly tights and double breasted jackets.
Jan 23rd, 2011