Vancouver International Film Festival, Associate Director of Programming
As the lone Canadian entry in the Northwest Survey, I suspect that the British Columbia films will offer slightly different sensibilities and perspectives. That said, a number of the emerging filmmakers from this province have been influenced by international cinema from a formative and have proven themselves politically and culturally engaged.
Films in this Program
Directed by Sophie Jarvis
A struggling actor abandons all logic when she finds a stranger unconscious in her laundry room.
Directed by Ryan Ermacora
Disillusioned by economic precarity, a young woman travels to do temporary farm work on a Gulf Island in British Columbia.
Directed by Trevor Mack
A First Nations boy struggles with the death of his grandmother, but finds a connection to her through an old …
Directed by Zachary KerrHolden
A portrait of the Vancouver arcade Movieland and the various players, lights, textures, and narratives that exist within its walls.
Appears in: 45th Northwest Filmmakers’ Festival