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A still from the film Monkey Beach which receives its world premiere at this year's Vancouver International Film Festival.

VIFF review: Monkey Beach is not to be missed

The all-Canadian movie Monkey Beach, directed by L. Sarah Todd, celebrates its world premiere at this year's VIFF. Adapted from Eden Robinson's award-winning novel of the...

VIFF review: Maguy Marin’s son explores his mother’s goals through dance-theatre in Time to...

Maguy Marin: Time to Act takes acting and dance to a new level revealing her genius as a choreographer through the camera lens of...
The 2020 Vancouver International Film Festival presents the world premiere of Loretta Sarah Todd’s Monkey Beach as part of this year's virtual and in-cinema offerings. Photo: Monkey Beach the Movie / Facebook.

Vancouver International Film Festival extends its reach

There is a huge benefit to this year's Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) going primarily online as it will allow audiences from across British...
A scene from Alaska is a Drag, which plays as part of the 2018 Vancouver Queer Film Festival.

Film review: Alaska Is A Drag drags

Director and writer Shaz Bennett has expanded a short film into the 90 minute feature Alaska Is A Drag, securing some ‘name’ talent, including Margarte Cho...
A scene from Tinta Bruta, which plays as part of the 2018 Vancouver Queer Film Festival.

Film review: Tinta Bruta is a fascinating look into the world of online sex

In Tinta Bruta (Hard Paint), Pedro (Shico Menegat) is a socially awkward young man facing criminal charges for beating up a tormentor. Alone in his...
A scene from Saturday Church which plays as part of the 2018 Vancouver Queer Film Festival.

Film review: Saturday Church is gritty but sensitive

In Saturday Church, Ulysses is a 14-year-old boy whose family has bee devastated by the death of his father in combat.  He is also...
A scene from Sook-Yin Lee's Octavio Is Dead! playing as part of the 2018 Vancouver Queer Film Festival.

Film review: Octavio is Dead is emotionally satisfying

Octavio is Dead is a pyscho-sexual ghost story that is both fascinating and at times provoking. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4udQaOJI6fI It’s been almost ten years since writer-director Sook-Yin Lee’s...
Alexander Tsypilev as Tom in a scene from Tor Iben's The Year I Lost my Mind.

Film review: The Year I Lost my Mind is creepy but compelling

From Germany, comes the stylish and sexy psychological drama, The Year I Lost My Mind. Playing as part of the 2018 Vancouver Queer Film Festival, The...
A Moment in the Reeds

Film review: A Moment in the Reeds lacks tension

Playing as part of the 2018 Vancouver Queer Film Festival, A Moment in the Reeds is the story of a young man who returns home...

Film review: Deep Inside Clint Star is dynamic and revealing

Playing as part of the 2018 Vancouver Queer Film Festival, in Deep Inside Clint Star, filmmaker Clint Alberta travels across Canada to produce a...

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