Let the fun begin! Over the next few weeks, we'll be announcing our exciting 2018 line-up by program stream. Click on the links below to see what cinematic gems await you. Full schedule + website will go live on September 6th.
Sea to Sky
A showcase of the inspired works emerging from the creative nexus that is British Columbia.
A celebration of the extraordinary creativity and craft being demonstrated by Canadian storytellers from coast to coast.
Music, art and design receive their deserved big-screen treatment in this aesthetically alluring stream.
The world's boldest creators and their exceptional works. The year's most anticipated international films and new discoveries curated specifically for VIFF audiences.
Journey into the compelling cinematic worlds envisioned by some of East Asia’s most adventurous artists.
Genre-bending features that defy traditional classification and creators who push short form storytelling to its limits.
Uncompromising films and insightful discussions that spark action and change the way we see the world.
From Oscar contenders to surefire arthouse hits, our audiences can be early viewers of the season's most talked-about films.
The following screenings have been cancelled:
Because We Are Girls
Sun, Sep 30, 9:30pm, SFU
Wed, Oct 3, 11:15am, IN10
The Sisters Brothers
Sun, Oct 7, 5:30pm, The Centre of Performing Arts
Edge of the Knife
Thu, Oct 4, 9:30pm, The Centre for the Performing Arts (This screening slot was previously a TBA.)
Sun, Oct 7, 5:30pm, The Centre for the Performing Arts
Finding Big Country
Wed, Oct 10, 9:15pm, The Playhouse
Fri, Oct 12, 9:30pm, The Centre for the Performing Arts