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Make your evening complete. Visit one of these great restaurants before or after a screening and support 2013 VIFF.

Pacific Cinematheque

VIFF Official Festival Guide

Starting Friday, September 6, the Official Festival Guide will be available at the VIFF Advance Box Office (Vancity Theatre, 1181 Seymour St.) and select outlets around town

Pull-Out Schedule and Official Festival Guide Download

Click Here to Download the VIFF Pull-Out Schedule.


The Vancouver International Film Festival hosts many filmmakers, distributors, international film critics and special guests from around the world. in a quality viewing envoriment that puts films first. Many of our guests host dynamic Q & A sessions following screenings.

Keep your eye out for our "Guest In Attendance" logo on our print ads, web site and e-newsletters. Also, we'll post the list of 2014 guests on this page once they are confirmed. 


Photo above: WINNER of the 2011 Dragons & Tigers Award for Young Cinema, The Sun-Beaten Path (Sonthar Gyal, China)

Dragons & Tigers Award For Young Cinema Jury

VIFF Guest & Industry Accreditation is offered to a select number of visiting film professionals, providing complimentary access to Festival screenings. We accept requests for accreditation from individuals and representatives of organizations who have a professional interest in attending the Festival. Guest accreditation is granted at the discretion of the Festival, and application is no guarantee of acceptance. Accreditation is granted to individuals and is non-transferable.

Media Centre

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Media Accreditation

The Vancouver International Film Festival grants complimentary accreditation, in the form of a media pass valid for all media and festival screenings EXCEPT galas and parties, to journalists who cover film on a regular basis for established media.


VIFF Program Updates

October 3
Due to popular demand, we've added a screening of Preggoland on October 8, 4:15pm (PLAYHOUSE), and Class Enemy on October 10, 2:15pm (CINE).