What We Do
Image: Flickering Truth, VIFF 2015
Beyond film exhibitions.
VIFF strives to engage and empower communities, encourage dialogue, educate, and champion local artists.
Through decades of experience and inspired program development, VIFF has evolved into an acclaimed annual festival and a premiere arthouse cinema. With a complex and impactful festival and year-round program that boasts over 1500 annual screenings and events, VIFF has become the most prolific and engaging cinematic entity in the region.
Be it inventive performances, insightful talks, or innovative exhibitions, these events unearth new discoveries as we explore the world of film and film culture.
We take pride in inviting some of the greatest talent from around the globe to connect with, inspire, and develop our local creators.
Community & Engagement