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Vancouver Archival Films at Vancity Theatre

Comments 12 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The City of Vancouver Archives are opening up their film vault this Sunday with a historic showcase of some fascinating moments in our City’s history. Where: Vancity Theatre (Vancouver International Film Centre on Seymour) When: Sunday, November 29th at 2:00pm Tickets: $8 and available online in advance The footage (different to the spot featured above) […]

Halloween Blu-ray Movie Giveaway

Comments 14 by Rebecca Bollwitt

I have been offered the chance to give away three ultimate spooky Blu-ray collections and since Halloween is just two sleeps away, this will be a super quick contest. Here’s what the prize packs (each valued at $175) will include: Child’s Play, Misery, the Hannibal Lecter Anthology, Wrong Turn, Wrong Turn 2. To enter to […]

Vampyre Weekend at the Vancity Theatre Giveaway

Comments 7 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Starting this Friday the Vancity Theatre is hosting Vampyre Weekend — three nights of ghoulish features on the big screen. Source: Let the Right One In Friday October 30 6:30 pm Let the Right One In 8:35 pm Near Dark 10:15 pm Vampire’s Kiss Midnight The Hunger Saturday October 31 4:30 pm Let the Right […]

National Film Board of Canada iPhone Application

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The National Film Board of Canada (the NFB) has released its own application for the iPhone which includes hundreds of films, animated shorts, history vignettes, and classics all free of charge. My sister put this on my radar when she posted about it on Twitter so I thought I would check it out. When I […]

Cinema Salon with Larry Campbell and The Big Lebowski

Add a Comment by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Vancouver International Film Centre (aka the Vancity Theatre) is hosting a Cinema Salon screening of The Big Lebowski on Tuesday November 3rd. Cinema Salon takes place once a month when “Melanie Friesen invites a distinguished guest to present his/her favourite film. After the screening, audiences and guests will have the opportunity to discuss the […]