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CARMIN TROPICAL / August 1

By | July 11th, 2017|Categories: Past Special Presentations|

CARMIN TROPICAL Mexico, 2015 Spanish with English subtitles/ 80′ Director/Writer: Rigoberto Perezcano Tuesday, August 1st | 7PM The Cinematheque 1131 Howe St (btw Helmcken and Davie) TICKETS ON SALE ON FRIDAY!! Single Bill: $13/$11  Double Bill: $20/$18 (plus $2 VLAFF Membership, available at the door) This mesmerizing mystery delves deep into the heart, mind, and soul [...]

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FROM AFAR / August 1

By | July 11th, 2017|Categories: Past Special Presentations|

FROM AFAR Desde allá Venezuela, 2015 Spanish with English subtitles/ 93′ Director/Writer: Lorenzo Vigas Tuesday, August 1st | 8:45 PM The Cinematheque 1131 Howe St (btw Helmcken and Davie) TICKETS ON SALE ON FRIDAY!! Single Bill: $13/$11  Double Bill: $20/$18 (plus $2 VLAFF Membership, available at the door) VENICE FILM FESTIVAL  2015 - Golden Lion for Best [...]

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THE CLAN / July 25

By | July 11th, 2017|Categories: Past Special Presentations|

  THE CLAN Argentina, 2015 Spanish with English subtitles/ 110′ Director/Writer: Pablo Trapero Tuesday, July 25 | 7PM The Cinematheque 1131 Howe St (btw Helmcken and Davie) TICKETS ON SALE NOW!! $13/$11  (plus $2 VLAFF Membership, available at the door) When it was first released in Argentina, Pablo Trapero’s film had the highest opening box office of all [...]

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DESIERTO *Vancouver Premiere. February 28.

By | February 9th, 2017|Categories: Past Special Presentations|

DESIERTO Mexico/France, 2015 | 88 mins. English and Spanish with English subtitles Director: Jonás Cuarón Rated R warning: Scenes of graphic violence. Tuesday, February 28 7PM (Rush Only) & 9PM The Cinematheque 1131 Howe St (btw Helmcken and Davie St) Tickets still available for the 9pm screening! $12/$10 - Advance $13/$11 - At the door From Jonás Cuarón [...]

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FESTIVAL AWARDS

By | September 8th, 2016|Categories: Past Special Presentations|

BEST SHORT FILM ATOTÔ Dir: Bruno Laet Brazil ''For its compelling poetic visual language combined with a subtle but present social political engagement and a clear awareness of Brazil's cinematic history. '' HONOURABLE MENTION DAY OF ASHES /  Día de la ceniza Director: Daniel Romero Ecuador ''Due to its complex and fresh portrayal of a young boy's [...]

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¡ACTIVISMO!

By | August 13th, 2016|Categories: Past Special Presentations|

¡Activismo! is our new film series that directly addresses historical issues, social movements and political ideas from Latin America. ¡ACTIVISMO! Time Suspended (El tiempo suspendido)  Dir: Natalia Bruschtein Mexico/Argentina Pepe Mujica: Lessons from the Flowerbed Dir: Heidi Specogna Uruguay/Germany A Day in Ayotzinapa 43 (Un día en Ayotzinapa 43) Dir: Rafael Rangel Mexico The Hyperwomen (As hiper mulheres) [...]

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INTERNATIONAL HITS

By | August 10th, 2016|Categories: Past Special Presentations|

International Hits is a section that highlights some of the most awarded films from Latin America in 2015-2016. Embrace of the Serpent (El abrazo de la serpiente)  Dir: Ciro Guerra Colombia El Club Dir: Pablo Larraín Chile Desierto Dir: Jonás Cuarón Mexico The Pearl Button (El botón de nácar) Dir: Patricio Guzmán Chile Liveforever (¡Qué viva [...]

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BRAZIL: GUEST COUNTRY AT VLAFF 2016

By | August 8th, 2016|Categories: Past Special Presentations|

BRAZIL: GUEST COUNTRY AT VLAFF 2016 This is the first time that VLAFF will be hosting Brazil as the guest country. The selection of Brazilian films includes a retrospective on the work of acclaimed director and screenwriter Anna Muylaert and a special section of Indigenous films from the Videos nas aldeias (Video in the Villages) project. [...]

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RETROSPECTIVE: ANNA MUYLAERT

By | July 21st, 2016|Categories: Past Special Presentations|

RETROSPECTIVE: ANNA MUYLAERT The Vancouver Latin American Film Festival is thrilled to present a retrospective on the work of Anna Muylaert, one of Brazil’s most acclaimed film directors. Throughout the years, the irresistible appeal of Anna Muylaert’s films has bridged the general moviegoing audience and the film festival circuit. Her films have been selected in the [...]

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INDIGENOUS SHORTS

By | July 21st, 2016|Categories: Uncategorized|

INDIGENOUS SHORTS - Canada Assini Dir: Gail Maurice The Black Case (La mallette noire) Dir: Caroline Monnet & Daniel Watchorn Clouds of Autumn Dir: Trevor Mack & Matthew Taylor Blais Mia' Dir: Amanda Strong & Bracken Hanuse Corlett Pearl Elisa Moar & Meky Ottawa Without Words Jules Koostachin INDIGENOUS SHORTS - Brazil  Kene Yuxi, as voltas do [...]

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