Home Movies: Rainbow Family Shorts

Genre: Family.
Film category: Short and Short films collection.

Length: 79 minutes

Join us for a fun afternoon on Granville Island! This collection embraces the loving diversity of what it means to be a family. Whether it’s a purposeful journey of 40 CONTINUE

Coast is Queer

Film category: Short films collection.

Length: 90 minutes

BC artists offer 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 documentary—it’s The CONTINUE

Changemakers

Film category: Short and Short films collection.

Length: 63 minutes

Our newest local showcase Changemakers returns with a moving and inspiring selection about local trans* activists who work with compassion, tenacity and creativity to transform their communities for the better. CONTINUE

Best of: Love Letters

Film category: Short and Short films collection.

Length: 85 minutes

From the kinkiest leather opera to barbershop flirtations, this collection of some of our favourite shorts of the year takes us through courtships, break-ups to celebrate, and searching for a CONTINUE

Troublemakers Film Project

Film category: Short films collection.

Length: 50 minutes

This June, VQFF and Reel Youth paired up to create a unique filmmaking project that matched aspiring youth filmmakers with changemaking seniors whose stories deserve to be told. The result CONTINUE

Queer Best Of: International Shorts

Film category: Short films collection.

Length: 86 minutes

Join us for some of our favourite shorts of the year! Love at queer sight is joyfully reminisced in Daniel Maggio’s Glory Hole while Pepper articulates a woman’s mixed feelings CONTINUE

This youth-full night of short films is just the tall order you’ve been looking for. We start this night by celebrating the young local filmmakers who won this year’s Rise CONTINUE

Still Not Over It is an extensive program of queer Canadian documentary, experimental, performance, animation, and fiction shorts spanning 70 years of moving images. Variously addressing memory, social history, and CONTINUE

Coast is Queer, The (2015)

Film category: Short films collection.

Length: 95 minutes

From the stylized contemplation of Polarity to the brave baring of the self in Soak; and the prescient modern-day fable of The Future Perfect, these tantalizing grassroots shorts offer a CONTINUE

The Coast is Queer

Film category: Short films collection.

Length: 60 minutes

From poignant to downright weird, this homegrown selection offers a tiny bit of nudity (thanks to Michael V Smith), plenty of words of wisdom (including those by SD Holman), and CONTINUE