LOVE & MATHEMATICS. Opening Night Film

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

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ALINE KÜPPENHEIM, Special Guest

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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TICKETS NOW ON SALE!

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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VLAFF POSTER 2023

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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INTERSECTION, Vancouver premiere starring Carmen Aguirre

By | March 15th, 2023|Categories: Uncategorized|

APRIL 5th - SAVE THE DATE    We are happy to be back in the cinema at VIFF Centre for a special presentation of INTERSECTION by Chilean-Canadian filmmaker Cecilia Araneda starring Carmen Aguirre (both in attendance) on April 5th!   Find more details here: vlaff.org/intersection    Chilean refugee Daniela (Carmen Aguirre) came to Canada as a child after [...]

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ABRIENDO MONTE: : Perspectives on a Contemporary Afro-Cuban Cinema.

By | March 2nd, 2023|Categories: Uncategorized|

Celebrating Black History Month with a free online shorts program curated by Maria Nela Lebeque Hay, “Abriendo Monte”: Perspectives on a Contemporary Afro-Cuban Cinema. Watch the four short films and a conversation with the program’s curator here vimeo.com/showcase/abriendo-monte   Available till the end of the month! #VLAFF21 #BlackHistoryMonth      

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