Recent Stories »

The Vancouver Polish Film Festival celebrates its third year this weekend with a strong selection of contemporary films, and one classic from the vaults. Loving (2012) opens the...
Hassan Almrei spent seven years in a Canadian prison without being charged. Mahmoud Jaballah did six years, and is still under house arrest in Toronto. Neither of them was ever...
The Tribe will fuck you up, take Rachel Fox’s word for it. “It reminded me in some ways of the experience I had as a teenager watching Kids for the first time, where I didn’t know...
It would be impossible to overstate the greatness of keyboardist Isaiah “Ikey” Owens's contribution to Jack White's show at Deer Lake Park at the end of August. Today (October 14...
In a surprise to absolutely no one, The Vancouver Asahi was named the winner of the Roger's People's Choice Award at the 33rd Vancouver International Film Festival. The Ishii Yuya...
The largest ever study into after death and out-of-body experiences strongly suggests that we don’t know dick about shit, man. As reported in the U.K.’s Telegraph, scientists at...
Starring Jeremy Renner and Oliver Platt. Rating unavailable. While there’s nothing terribly wrong with Kill the Messenger, there’s still something not right about it. It does...
The first question we’re bound to ask about new venue the Hindenburg Night Club is ‘Why?’ Why call it that? “It’s basically because every place in Vancouver seems doomed to fail....
Back when it was released in 2010, the Georgia Straight praised Aim for the Roses for striking “the perfect balance between utterly amazing and completely fucking ridiculous”....
One of the more challenging (but rewarding) films at this year’s Vancouver International Film Festival has been given two of its most prestigious domestic prizes. Andrew Huculiak’...

Pages