Latest festival news


Scotiabank Super Pass now on sale!

Want the full Festival experience? Our Scotiabank Super Pass Early-bird sales have begun! The Scotiabank Super Pass gives you access to all films & galas with front-of-line privileges, membership and entry to select events and parties. 19+ Make it count! Scotiabank will match ALL Super Pass purchases with a contribution to the Festival. All Scotiabank Super Passes purchased online will… Read more...


The Coast is Queer 2016

What do BC’s glittering artists have in store for us this year? An eclectic combination ranging from personal, daily connections with strangers to time-travelling across dimensions for a lost love. Experimental meets slick sci-fi meets social justice participatory documentary — it’s The Coast is Queer, with ASL-interpretation! Tickets go on sale JULY 14th, but you… Read more...


Schedule and Programming Updates

Stay informed of our latest updates and changes! The visit by director Hansal Mehta listed in our program guide has unfortunately been cancelled. Arianna was rated 18+ by Consumer Protection BC (so youth under 18 are not able to attend). Artist Adrian Stinson has unfortunately had to cancel his appearance with SpaceMelt, but the talented Sabrina… Read more...