Vancouver International Film Festival

Vancouver International Film Festival photos: Mayor Gregor Robertson, Jeen Sung, Prashant Bhargava, protesters and other shining stars

Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) kicked off with an opening gala party last night while outside unions carried on with protests. In the crowd were Jeen Sung from the Queer Film Festival...

Fascinating films to watch for at VIFF

Take a look on film participating at the 30th Vancouver International Film Festival.

Vancouver International Film Festival Picks for Day 1& 2

Volkmar Richter’s best bets for Thurs and Friday at VIFF include a Mordecai Richler tale, a riot that produced gay pride, a sexy ballet and some good old gospel music. (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.

Get Low, The Other Guys, Step Up 3D and a VIFF sneak peak

Robert Duvall shows again that he is one of the movies' best actors. In Get Low he stars in a modern folk tale about a man who wants to attend his own funeral. (read more)

VO Chats with Writer, Director, and Star of VIFF Film, Son of the Sunshine

The Vancouver Observer's Wendy Dallian sits down with Ryan Ward to talk about his VIFF film, Son of the Sunshine.

My VIFF Picks Day 15 and 16

There are still very good films debuting (or repeating) these last two days at the Vancouver International Film Festival. (Read more)

VIFF Picks For Day 14

A good Nazi? An award-winning film from Germany, playing today at the Vancouver International Film Festival, nominates John Rabe.

The VO Talk with VIFF Director Paul Saltzman

The Vancouver Observer sits down with Paul Saltzman, director of Prom Night in Mississippi.

David Hauka on His New VIFF Film, Certainty

  VO: Could you tell us a little about yourself as a filmmaker? DH: I didn't intend to go in to film at all. I was more interested in science and space. But I found that it was very compelling...