OUR PROGRAMS

Sat 22 April 22 from 9:00 AM till 12:00am-midnight,

9:00 AM Mafiosa
10:37 AM Alchemy
11:01 AM Three The Movie
12:51 PM Notes from the New World
2:01 PM Stolen Path
3:42 PM Break
5:10 PM The Breakout: A Rock Opera
6:02 PM Sienna's Choice
7:08 PM Ripples on the Water
7:32 PM Clyde's Game
7:59 PM The Very Private Work Of Sister K
9:41 PM Black Mud
11:18 PM Beat The City
11:22 PM Secret Agent Problems
12:00 AM End of Festival

 

Tues 25 April from 9:00 AM till 1:00 PM

9:00 AM NEAR MYTH: THE OSKAR KNIGHT STORY
10:52 AM That's Opportunity Knocking
11:14 AM One Buck
12:41 PM Injection
12:54 PM Fading Nocturne
1:00 PM End of Festival

 

OUR PROGRAMS

SUPPORT FOR INDEPENDENT STORYTELLERS

At the Vancouver Filmdance Festival’s core is a commitment to champion the creation of unique work by individual storytellers.

Through ticketed events, open applications, and by invitation, we offer workshops with accomplished professionals, and ongoing support to advance the development and production of independent work.
We encourage artists from around the world to apply for our Programs.

FEATURE FILM

The Feature Film Program embraces the discovery and development of independent filmmakers, encouraging a rigorous creative process with a focus on original and deeply resonant storytelling.

SHORT FILM

We have witnessed an explosion in the opportunities available for writers developing episodic content for Internet use and online platforms.

WORKSHOPS

Open to all artists, and held around the country, Workshops and Day Labs offer participants premium resources and expert advice on topics ranging from screenwriting to digital distribution.
These intensive versions of our Lab experience provide opportunities for artists to be inspired in their storytelling and empowered to advance their projects to the next phase.

CANADA & U.S. DRAMATIC

Presenting the world premieres of sixteen narrative feature films, the Dramatic Competition offers Festivalgoers a first look at groundbreaking new voices in American independent film.
 
CANADA & U.S. DOCUMENTARIES
Five world-premiere American documentaries that illuminate the ideas, people, and events that shape the present day.
 
WORLD DRAMATIC
Films from emerging filmmaking talents around the world offer fresh perspectives and inventive styles.
 
WORLD DOCUMENTARIES
Documentaries by some of the most courageous and extraordinary international filmmakers working today.
 
PREMIERES
This showcase of world premieres presents highly anticipated narrative films of the coming year.

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11:01 AMThree The Movie12:51 PMNotes from the New World2:01 PMStolen Path3:42 PMIN THE WIND5:10 PMThe Breakout: A Rock Opera6:02 PMSienna's Choice7:08 PMRipples on the Water7:32 PMClyde's Game7:59 PMThe Very Private Work Of Sister K9:41 PMBlack Mud11:18 PMBeat The City11:22 PMSecret Agent Problems12:00 AMEnd of Festival

 

Tues 25 April from 9:00 AM till 1:00 PM

9:00 AM NEAR MYTH: THE OSKAR KNIGHT STORY
10:52 AM That's Opportunity Knocking
11:14 AM One Buck
12:41 PM Injection
1:00 PM End of Festival

 

OUR PROGRAMS

SUPPORT FOR INDEPENDENT STORYTELLERS

At the Vancouver Filmdance Festival’s core is a commitment to champion the creation of unique work by individual storytellers.

Through ticketed events, open applications, and by invitation, we offer workshops with accomplished professionals, and ongoing support to advance the development and production of independent work.
We encourage artists from around the world to apply for our Programs.

FEATURE FILM

The Feature Film Program embraces the discovery and development of independent filmmakers, encouraging a rigorous creative process with a focus on original and deeply resonant storytelling.

SHORT FILM

We have witnessed an explosion in the opportunities available for writers developing episodic content for Internet use and online platforms.

WORKSHOPS

Open to all artists, and held around the country, Workshops and Day Labs offer participants premium resources and expert advice on topics ranging from screenwriting to digital distribution.
These intensive versions of our Lab experience provide opportunities for artists to be inspired in their storytelling and empowered to advance their projects to the next phase.

CANADA & U.S. DRAMATIC

Presenting the world premieres of sixteen narrative feature films, the Dramatic Competition offers Festivalgoers a first look at groundbreaking new voices in American independent film.
 
CANADA & U.S. DOCUMENTARIES
Five world-premiere American documentaries that illuminate the ideas, people, and events that shape the present day.
 
WORLD DRAMATIC
Films from emerging filmmaking talents around the world offer fresh perspectives and inventive styles.
 
WORLD DOCUMENTARIES
Documentaries by some of the most courageous and extraordinary international filmmakers working today.
 
PREMIERES
This showcase of world premieres presents highly anticipated narrative films of the coming year.