Archive of posts tagged "film"

Vancouver South African Film Festival 2011

Comments 15 by Rebecca Bollwitt

South Africa was front and center on the global stage this summer as it hosted the World Cup and now its art and culture is making waves. For the first time ever, Vancouver is hosting a South African Film Festival this weekend at the Empire 7 Granville Cinemas. The festival will showcase eight South African […]

Crispin Glover at Pacific Cinémathèque

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Pacific Cinémathèque will host an in-person Q&A and screening with Crispin Glover this week as the actor (Back to the Future, Willard, Alice in Wonderland, Hot Tube Time Machine) will present his second feature film as a director, It is Fine! EVERYTHING IS FINE. “It is Fine! EVERYTHING IS FINE is a transgressive yet tender […]

International Freeski Film Festival – IF3

Comments 9 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The International Freeski Film Festival touches down in Vancouver this weekend with five sets of screenings at the Vogue on Granville. To get everyone amped up for the upcoming ski season (which is happening soon with all the snow on the mountains around here) the IF3 brings together athletes, filmmakers, industry leaders and fans. The […]

DOXA Documentary Film Festival Fundraiser

Comments 24 by Rebecca Bollwitt

Vancouver’s DOXA Documentary Film Festival is hosting their annual fundraiser on Friday November 19th. Held at the CBC Vancouver broadcast centre and hosted by CBC’s Bill Richardson, the event will feature a silent auction, music by Veda Hille, and an archival film exhibit courtesy of the City of Vancouver Archives and the CBC Archives. Vancouver […]

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 in Vancouver

Comments 209 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The epic Harry Potter series begins the first of its two-part finale this fall with the cinematic release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1. Vancouver has already been buzzing with anticipation thanks to the “Harry Potter Quest Contest” sponsored by The Beat 94.5 where you can win a trip for two to […]