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2021 Festival Update

The 19th Vancouver Latin American Film Festival is just around the corner! We will be presenting a hybrid event with online screenings (most available across Canada), as well as in-person screenings at The Cinematheque from August 26 - September 5. Throughout the festival, we will also [...]

By | July 16th, 2021|Categories: VLAFF News|Comments Off on 2021 Festival Update


The Board of Directors is very happy (and a bit sad), to announce the following changes within the organization.   We are thrilled to welcome Development Director Valentina Acevedo Montilla into the role of Managing Director. Valentina first became involved with VLAFF as a volunteer in 2015, was [...]

By | January 16th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

WE ARE HIRING -20th Anniversary Festival Director

Call for Applications 20th Anniversary Festival Director Position dates: April 1 - September 30, 2022  VLAFF is seeking an experienced and enthusiastic person to work with us as the Festival Director to produce the 20th Anniversary edition of the Vancouver Latin American Film Festival, August 25 [...]

By | January 7th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on WE ARE HIRING -20th Anniversary Festival Director

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS – Latin-Canadian Film Contest

To celebrate our 20th Anniversary, VLAFF is pleased to announce its first competitive section for Latin-Canadian films to be screened at the festival in the fall from August 25 - Sept 4, 2022. With the announcement of this new competitive section, VLAFF seeks to highlight and [...]

By | January 5th, 2022|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS – Latin-Canadian Film Contest

Transformation Plan

December 5, 2021 Be part of the future of VLAFF! The Vancouver Latin American Film Festival is celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2022. The current Board of Directors (2021-2022) is working to make sure we provide a welcoming, inclusive, and positive place for everyone to enjoy [...]

By | December 5th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on Transformation Plan

¡¡VAMOS POR 20!!

Celebrating 20 years of VLAFF Help us raise $20,000 to celebrate our 20th anniversary! Organizing this film festival is a labour of love and it is made possible because of the continued support we receive from you, our community. We hope you’ll join us in celebrating [...]

By | September 8th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|Comments Off on ¡¡VAMOS POR 20!!


El Vancouver Latin American Film Festival anuncia su 2do edición de Cine en Construcción (Work in Progress), dirigido a directores productores y/o guionistas que se identifiquen como afro-descendientes  y/o indígenas, de la región latinoamericana y el caribe o a proyectos realizados por creadores latinoamericanos en colaboración con [...]

By | September 6th, 2021|Categories: Film Submissions|Comments Off on VOCES AFRO-INDÍGENAS. CINE EN CONSTRUCCIÓN