Vancouver International Film Festival 2019 Martha: A Picture Story – a review

“Martha: A Picture Story” chronicles more than 50 years in the life and exploits of extraordinary New York City photographer, Martha Cooper as she follows her own muse, documenting the city and its residents with a unique, and often underrated expertise.

Vancouver International Film Festival 2019 presents “No. 7 Cherry Lane”

Yonfan’s first animated film is entirely original and completely mesmerizing. Reality, invention, passion and politics intertwine seamlessly, making for an unforgettable journey. Hong Kong natives will love the fact that the characters look like, and are voiced-over by some of their favourite movie stars.

Vancouver International Film Festival 2019 “We Are Not Princesses” – a review

“We Are Not Princesses”, an NFB documentary dedicated “to all displaced persons”, offers an unflinching opportunity to see into the lives of a group of women from Syria.

Vancouver International Film Festival presents “Scheme Birds” – a review

“Scheme Birds” is a beautifully crafted film. The intimacy with which Gemma allows her life to be shared is powerful; viewers feel what she feels and hope along with her that the next chapters of her life bring her the fulfillment she deserves.

Michael Moore to attend Creator Talk at Vancouver International Film Festival 2019

Oscar and Emmy-winning director Michael Moore, renowned for his hard-hitting and politically-fuelled documentaries (including Bowling for Columbine, Sicko, and Fahrenheit 9/11 – the latter still the top-grossing documentary of all time), has just confirmed his attendance at a Creator Talk during this year’s Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) to mark the 30th anniversary of his acclaimed documentary Roger & Me.

VIFF Unveils First Wave of Immersed 2019 Programming

VIFF Immersed Early Bird Sale – 50% OFF Passes
Passes to attend this year’s VIFF Immersed are currently 50% off (usually $149 for a full conference & exhibition pass) and available to buy at goviff.org/immersed Available for a limited time only. Early Bird offer ends August 12, 2019. Regular passes go on sale August 13, 2019.