Monthly Archives: February 2013

And so it ends.

The 2013 Victoria Film Festival has come to an end! After 10 days of fantastic, eclectic programming, special guests and directors, and fun events, the 19th annual Film Fest has concluded. Of course, the festival isn’t the only event that … Continue reading

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Shorts Program: True Vision(arie)s

Last night, True Vision(arie)s, one of the six shorts programs featured at the Festival this year, came to life at Empire Theatres. Ten shorts films from all around the world with a wide range of style and topics presented the audience … Continue reading

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Interview with Filmmaker Julia Hostetler: Shorts Program

Filmmaker and CFUV Host Julia Hostetler talks about the making of her short film “Quiescence” and participating in the Victoria Film Festival. In Hostetler’s film, “Dawn is plagued by harmful visions. Are they caused by something within her? Or without?” … Continue reading

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Wonder Women! Trina Robbins interview

Comic book writer and artist Trina Robbins joins Liz in the studio to talk about the documentary Wonder Women! The untold story of American superheroines.  Wonder Women! The untold story of American superheroines plays on Wednesday, Feb. 6 at 7 pm at … Continue reading

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Review: The Final Member

On opening night of the Film Festival, I headed to the Vic Theatre for the film The Final Member, a documentary about the Penis Museum in Iceland and Curator Sigurdur Hjartarson’s quest for a human specimen to complete the collection. This definitely sounded … Continue reading

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Rob Stewart returns with new film “Revolution”

Rob Stewart came by the CFUV studios to talk about his new film Revolution, which covers the conservation movement. “Revolution is a film about changing the world. The true-life adventure of Rob Stewart, this follow-up to his acclaimed SHARKWATER documentary continues his remarkable journey; … Continue reading

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First Weekend of VFF

The first weekend of the 19th annual Victoria Film Festival has come and gone. There are still many days of great programming coming up this week in case you are beginning your film fest experience today! I caught a few … Continue reading

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