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VIWFF Summer Fest – August 26 and 27

On August of 2022, we proudly presented VIWFF’s Summer Fest, a two-day celebration of the Best of Fest and Best of BC Shorts from the 2022 festival featuring in-person screenings, receptions, and more at VIFF Centre.

Deadline Extended! 18th Annual Vancouver International Women in Film Festival and Screenplay Competition

VIWFF provides a platform for women and gender diverse filmmakers, challenges the inequities they face in a screen-based media industry, and seeks to inspire new generations of filmmakers.

The VIWFF Screenplay Competition deadline has been extended to September 30, courtesy of our sponsors International Screenwriters’ Association (ISA).

Vancouver International Women in Film Festival 2022

The 2022 festival took place virtually from March 8-13, 2022, and included 33 films from 12 countries, made up of 17 Canadian films — with 9 from local BC filmmakers.

VIWFF 2022 was also proud to present a slate of select live-streamed events, including an International Women’s Day Panel on March 8th, featuring major players in diversity and inclusion efforts. 

VIWFF 2022 Festival Trailer

VIWFF is proud to showcase the work of artists from across Turtle Island and beyond. Our offices are located on the unceded, traditional, and ancestral territories of the Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) Nations.

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