What a whirlwind – the 28th annual Vancouver Queer Film Festival was an incredible success, with over 70 films from 20 countries and an audience of over 14,000 people attending the films, workshops, parties, and panels! Thank you to everyone who attended, from our faithful festies to our volunteers, sponsors, donors, and artists.

To view all of our Festival photos, check out our VQFF Galleries page.


Front Cover producer Stan Guingon and director Ray Yeung
In Particular, barbara findlay director Becca Plucer
Rose Butch at the VQFF Opening Party
House of La Douche
Shamentsut Nahanee & Marissa Nahanee performed a beautiful welcome song in Squamish to welcome us to the Coast Salish Territories.
Standing ovation for In Particular, barbara findlay
Strike a Pose dancers Jose Gutierez Xtravaganza and Kevin Stea at the Centrepiece Gala with artistic director Shana Myara
Q+A with special guests Jose Gutierez Xtravaganza and Kevin Stea


Waiting for SpaceMelt to begin
Black Lives Matter Dance Party, featuring a Vogue workshop with Jose Gutierez Xtravaganza
Q+A with Two Soft Things, Two Hard Things directors Michael Yerxa and Mark Kenneth Woods, lead by Harlan Pruden
Making earrings at the Two Spirit Directions workshop with Harlan Pruden
The Closing Gala Procession, led by the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence
See you next year!
See you next year!