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  • 1985

    Artist Q&A | Opening Gala

    In 1985, President Ronald Reagan publicly acknowledged AIDS for the first time, after more than 5,000 people in the United […]

    Thursday 09 August 2018 at 7:00 pm
    Friday 10 August 2018 at 7:00 pm
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  • A Moment in the Reeds

    Gay | Romance

    Tareq—an architect by profession who has come to Southern Finland from war-torn Syria seeking asylum—is hired by conservative Finnish widower, […]

    Tuesday 14 August 2018 at 9:30 pm
    Wednesday 15 August 2018 at 7:00 pm
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  • Al Berto

    Drama | Gay

    Poet Alberto Raposo Pidwell Tavares (pen name Al Berto) is widely acclaimed across Southern Europe for authoring nearly twenty books […]

    Tuesday 14 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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  • Malila: The Farewell Flower

    Drama | Gay

    Former lovers, Pitch and Shane, reunite to rekindle their relationship and heal the pain of their lives through Buddhist spiritualism […]

    Saturday 18 August 2018 at 9:00 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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  • The Year I Lost My Mind

    Gay | Horror/Thriller

    Tom is a creepy guy, preoccupied with breaking and entering into private property, and skulking around wooded gay cruising areas […]

    Friday 10 August 2018 at 9:30 pm
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  • Tinta Bruta (Hard Paint)

    Gay | Romance

    In public, androgynous and socially anxious Pedro is painfully isolated and frequently bullied. In private, Pedro becomes NeonBoy, an erotic […]

    Saturday 11 August 2018 at 9:30 pm
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  • Troublemakers 3.0

    Artist Q&A | Local

    Troublemakers is back for a third year in a row! The Vancouver Queer Film Festival, Reel Youth, and Love Intersections […]

    Monday 13 August 2018 at 7:00 pm
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