Cinema of Gaspar Noé
Reminiscent of Amour, Gaspar Noé's essential film compels us to look at aspects of life we too often shy away from: declining cognitive powers, the strains and stresses it places on an elderly married couple, played by Dario Argento and Françoise Lebrun.
Béatrice Dalle and Charlotte Gainsbourg are on a film set telling stories about witches. Technical problems and psychotic outbreaks plunge the shoot into chaos. It's less than an hour long but a self aware tour de force from Gaspar Noé (Vortex).
Enter the Void
Venturing where angels fear to tread, virtuoso filmmaker Gaspar Noé (Vortex) creates a dazzling journey into the Tokyo night, a mind-bending exploration of the outer reaches of human experience inspired by the Tibetan Book of the Dead.
Cannes ’21 Jury Prize winner
The latest from Apichatpong Weerasethakul is a dreamy, hallucinatory meditation on sound, memory, and history starring Tilda Swinton as an ex-pat orchid grower in Colombia, haunted by a booming noise only she can hear…
Opening May 27
Better Call Saul
In Conversation with Peter Gould, Co-Creator/Showrunner/Executive Producer
Tuesday May 17 at 6pm
Online | Free Event
The final season of Better Call Saul concludes the complicated journey and transformation of its compromised hero, Jimmy McGill, into criminal lawyer Saul Goodman. Co-creator Peter Gould joins us for a mid-season conversation. S’all good man!
Vancouver Writers Fest
Run Towards the Danger with Sarah Polley
Monday, May 30 at 7:30pm
In Person at Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema, SFU Goldcorp Centre for the Arts
Presented in partnership with VIFF.
Canadian writer, director, and Academy Award-nominated actor Sarah Polley joins the Vancouver Writers Fest in celebration of her evocative release, Run Towards the Danger.
Kamloops and Nelson
We’ve partnered with some beloved independent cinemas to deliver a series of festival favorites, Q&As, VR experiences and hands-on workshops to film-loving audiences across British Columbia. Upcoming VIFF Pop-Ups:
The Paramount Theatre
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