SAVE THE DATE - VANCOUVER QUEER FILM FESTIVAL - AUGUST 11 - 21, 2016

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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...

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Centrepiece Gala Film Announced: Strike a Pose!

  Celebrating the midpoint of our 2016 Festival, this year's Centrepiece Gala film is Strike a Pose, screening Wednesday Aug 16 at the Vancouver Playhouse, 6:30pm. In 1990, seven young male dancers - 6 gay, 1 straight - joined Madonna on her most controversial tour. On stage and in the iconic Truth or Dare, they… Read more...

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First Spotlights of 2016 Announced!

We are excited to announce two of our Spotlights for the 28th Annual Vancouver Film Festival! The Two-Spirit REELness Spotlight, curated by Harlan Pruden, includes the Vancouver premiere of: Two Soft Things, Two Hard Things by Mark Kenneth Woods and Michael Yerxa, and North Mountain by Bretten Hannam. The Black Lives Matter Spotlight is a collaboration with Black Lives Matter-Vancouver,… Read more...