Vancouver International Women in Film Festival

March 7, 2013 to March 10, 2013
(All day)
Vancity Theatre, 1181 Seymour St, Vancouver, BC (Map)

Women in Film and TV Vancouverannounced their most diverse programme ever for the 8th Annual Vancouver International Women In Film Festival with a selection of international, Canadian and local films.  Highlights include three World Premieres:

  • The feature Little Black Spiders (Belgium) Director: Antonino Lombardo.  Based on a true story set in a hospital attic where pregnant teenage girls wait to have their babies in secret.
  • The ShortA Broken Tear (Lebanon) Director: Krystle Houiess.  A moving coming of age story about a blossoming young love remembered through shattered memories repeated in a spiral caused by Alzheimer’s.
  • The local short The Stolen (BC) Director: Karen Lam.  A haunting short film about a young girl who frees a boy from the clutches of her bullying brother.

Another highlight is the locally produced Vancouverpremiere ofSilent Music (USA).Directed by Melissa Gomez, the feature documentary follows a hearing daughter of deaf parents who live in the Caribbeanparadise of Antigua.

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