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Festival Program

    Documentary

  • ...and the unclaimed

    Artist Q&A | Documentary

    …and the unclaimed delves into the aftermath of Swapna and Shucheta’s deaths, as well as the social conditions that led […]

    Tuesday 14 August 2018 at 7:00 pm
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  • 50 Years of Fabulous

    Artist Q&A | Drag/Performance

    50 Years of Fabulous recounts the rich history of the Imperial Council in San Francisco, one of the oldest and […]

    Monday 13 August 2018 at 9:00 pm
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  • Bixa Travesty (Tranny Fag)

    Documentary | Trans

    Black, transgender singer Linn da Quebrada, born and raised in the favelas of São Paulo, is a force of nature […]

    Wednesday 15 August 2018 at 9:30 pm
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  • Call Her Ganda

    Artist Q&A | Trans

    In 2014, Jennifer Laude, a Filipina trans woman, was killed by a US Marine. Her case created an outcry and […]

    Thursday 16 August 2018 at 7:00 pm
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  • Deep Inside Clint Star

    Documentary | Two Spirit

    At the turn of the millennium, director Clint Alberta invited us into conversations from the hearts and minds of fellow […]

    Saturday 18 August 2018 at 9:30 pm
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  • Dykes, Camera, Action!

    Documentary | Lesbian

    Lesbians didn’t always get to see themselves on screen, and when they did, their storylines almost always ended in death. […]

    Thursday 16 August 2018 at 7:00 pm
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  • Every Act of Life

    Documentary | Gay

    Playwright Terrence McNally is best known for Love! Valour! Compassion!, Kiss of the Spider Woman, and Ragtime: all Tony award […]

    Friday 10 August 2018 at 9:30 pm
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  • Faith

    Artist Q&A | Documentary

    This intimate documentary follows one woman on her journey with her family back to the homeland that had once rejected […]

    Saturday 11 August 2018 at 5:00 pm
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  • Leitis In Waiting

    Trans | Two Spirit

    The filmmaking team behind the ground-breaking feature documentary Kumu Hina (VQFF 2017) is back, this time in collaboration with the […]

    Saturday 18 August 2018 at 5:00 pm
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  • Love Intersections: New and Retrospective

    Artist Q&A | Trans

    Join Love Intersections as they premiere their new 6×6 “Finding” short film series with TELUS Storyhive, as well as past […]

    Saturday 18 August 2018 at 2:00 pm
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  • Miss Rosewood

    Drag/Performance | Sexually Explicit

    Worried that queer art has become too mainstream? Too safe? Miss Rosewood is here to push the envelope and remind […]

    Monday 13 August 2018 at 7:00 pm
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  • Shakedown

    Drag/Performance | Lesbian

    “Shakedown” was a series of underground parties created by and for Black women in Los Angeles that featured go-go dancing […]

    Monday 13 August 2018 at 9:00 pm
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  • Talk the Ting

    Lesbian | Short

    Talk the Ting tells the love story of London -based podcasting trio SISTREN. The topics of their podcast cover a […]

    Sunday 12 August 2018 at 2:00 pm
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  • The Coast is Queer

    Local | Short

    Our made-in-Vancouver program launched in 1997, morphed into Code V in 1999, and finally became our beloved local short film […]

    Friday 17 August 2018 at 9:00 pm
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  • The Fruit Machine

    Documentary | Feature

    “Today we acknowledge an often-overlooked part of Canada’s history. Canada’s role in the systemic oppression, criminalization, and violence against the […]

    Sunday 12 August 2018 at 4:30 pm
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  • We Are the Vancouver Men's Chorus

    Drag/Performance | Local

    In 1981, the Vancouver Men’s Chorus (VMC) broke ground and became Canada’s first gay chorus. Over the next thirty-eight years, […]

    Friday 17 August 2018 at 7:00 pm
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