2021 Festival Update

By | July 16th, 2021|Categories: VLAFF News|

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 be hosting free online dialogues and Q&As with many of [...]

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By | September 19th, 2023|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Vancouver Latin American Film Festival is thrilled to announce our 2023 Youth Jury. This group of 20 young filmmakers and artistic creators based in BC and Latin America will receive mentorship, watch and debate the six films in competition, attend a deliberation session, and present the Youth Choice Award for Best New Director at the [...]

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VLAFF Calendar 2023

By | September 10th, 2023|Categories: Film News, VLAFF 2023|

Visit our calendar page to see what's screening today and for the rest of the week! BUY TICKETS

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LOVE & MATHEMATICS. Opening Night Film

By | September 5th, 2023|Categories: VLAFF 2023, VLAFF News|

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By | August 17th, 2023|Categories: VLAFF News|

The Festival is pleased to welcome in Vancouver ALINE KÜPPENHEIM one of the most active and recognized Chilean actresses, with a filmography that goes hand in hand with the rise of Chilean cinema on the world scene. For closing night, the Chilean film CHILE ’76 (Sun Sept 17) by acclaimed actor-director MANUELA MARTELLI, an intriguing historical [...]

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By | August 16th, 2023|Categories: VLAFF News|

TICKETS, FESTIVAL PASSES & MEMBERSHIPS Welcome to the 21st edition of the Vancouver Latin American Film Festival! From September 7 -17 we will present a full in-person festival in Vancouver, as well as a series of online dialogues with filmmakers from across Canada and Latin America. FESTIVAL PASS | Limited quantities available Support VLAFF and enjoy [...]

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Carlos Ferrand, Special Guest

By | August 9th, 2023|Categories: VLAFF News|

SPECIAL GUEST: CARLOS FERRAND It is VLAFF's pleasure to welcome in Vancouver one of Canada's most innovative and prolific Latin-Canadian filmmakers, CARLOS FERRAND, who will be in attendance to present three of his works, (plus a very special secret screening). CARLOS FERRAND was born in Lima, Peru. From Lima to Brussels, Paris and Vermont, he spent several [...]

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PAVEL GIROUD, Retrospective

By | August 3rd, 2023|Categories: VLAFF News|

  PAVEL GIROUDRetrospective As it is a tradition for more than a decade, VLAFF dedicates a retrospective to a figure of Latin American cinema. In past years, VLAFF has dedicated this retrospective to the Brazilian director ANNA MUYLAERT, to the Chilean actress MANUELA MARTELLI, to the Argentine screenwriter ANDRES DUPRAT, among many others. This year, in [...]

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By | August 2nd, 2023|Categories: VLAFF News|

We are thrilled to announce the 21st Vancouver Latin American Film Festival Official Poster! 🎥🤩🍴 by semillites hernández velasco#VLAFF21 is getting closer! We can't wait to celebrate with films, food, fun and music 🌞🌭🎉

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¡CINE CUBANO! Spotlight on Cuban Cinema

By | July 30th, 2023|Categories: Uncategorized|

The 21st edition of the Festival will showcase a diverse array of contemporary and classic Cuban cinema. We are very pleased to welcome renowned Cuban director and screenwriter PAVEL GIROUD, who will be in attendance to present three of his films: THE COMPANION, PLAYING LECUONA and his latest film THE PADILLA AFFAIR. Other contemporary titles that [...]

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Notice of Annual General Meeting 2023

By | April 18th, 2023|Categories: VLAFF News|

The Vancouver Latin American Film Festival will hold its Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, May 3 at 6:00pm online via zoom and in-person at the VLAFF Office (111 W. Hastings St.)   Please register for the AGM by sending an email to rsvp@vlaff.org. A few days before, we will send you instructions on how to join the [...]

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