Ladies in Movie & Tv Vancouver (WIFTV) has introduced the primary ever Summer Fest introduced by the Vancouver Worldwide Ladies in Movie Pageant (VIWFF) on August 26 and 27, 2022.
The occasion, happening on the VIFF Centre in Vancouver, will characteristic highlights and winners from the 2022 VIWFF competition that befell on-line in March. The in-person occasion is a two-day celebration that options two themed evenings together with Better of the Fest and Better of BC Shorts with highlights together with competition award winners Tajo Hurrle’s I Am Leo, which received Finest Quick and the Influence Award at this yr’s competition and Zoe Hopkins’ characteristic movie Run Lady Run winner of Finest Characteristic, Finest Screenplay and Finest Efficiency at VIWFF 2022.
“After a few years of primarily on-line festivals for VIWFF, we’re thrilled to have the ability to collect and rejoice the outstanding work of the filmmakers in our neighborhood. It’s so necessary to see work on the large display screen and rejoice our wins. We are able to’t wait to attach and welcome individuals again,” says Patrycja Mila Kamska, WIFTV’s Occasions and Applications Supervisor.
Vancouver Worldwide Ladies in Movie Pageant (VIWFF) is introduced with assist from Telefilm, Artistic BC, BC Arts Council, Metropolis of Vancouver, CMPA – BC Producers Department and Matrix Manufacturing Providers.
On sale now, for extra data click on HERE.
Passes and particular person tickets can be found and ticket costs vary from $5-$30. Discounted Tickets can be found for these experiencing monetary boundaries.
*That is 19+ occasion*
VIFF Centre – Vancity Theatre & Studio Theatre
1181 Seymour Avenue, Vancouver, BC V6B 3M7
Friday August 26 – Better of BC
Shorts Screening, Filmmaker Q&A and Matrix Mixer – 6:30pm
Be part of us for the Better of BC shorts screening!
Movies embody: Excellent Daughter, Srikandi, Militant Mom, Esther & Sai, and The Isobel Imprint. After the screening and Q&A’s, attendees are invited to remain and mingle with native expertise and filmmakers, take pleasure in tasty treats and leisure at our mixer sponsored by Matrix Manufacturing Providers.
Saturday August 27 – Better of Fest
Quick + Characteristic Screening and Closing Gala – 6:00 pm
The Better of the Fest Screening will current I Am Leo (Finest Quick and Influence awards at VIWFF 2022) and Run Lady Run (Finest Characteristic, Finest Screenplay and Finest Efficiency at VIWFF 2022).After the screening, there might be a closing gala with particular business friends, dancing and thrilling WIFTV bulletins!
About Ladies In Movie and Tv Vancouver (WIFTV)
WIFTV is a member-based group dedicated to creating an equitable screen-based business for girls and gender various individuals. By addressing systemic boundaries we imagine we’re additionally working in the direction of extra inclusive, consultant media.
We strategy our mission by: advocating and organizing for fairness in funding, employment, and promotional alternatives for all girls and gender various individuals within the movie and TV business; offering low-barrier, accessible programming, together with mentorship and academic occasions to extend girls and gender various participation in display screen primarily based media; and producing the annual Vancouver Worldwide Ladies in Movie Pageant that champions girls and gender various creators.
WIFTV integrated in 1989 as a not-for-profit society registered in British Columbia. Our workplaces are positioned on the unceded conventional and ancestral homelands of the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh Nations.