There’s a lot of horror themed film events in Vancouver, especially around this time of year. Of course, there’s lots of horror stories happening around this year. A horrendous traffic story and a skytrain story for example, which I got involved in on the first night, but somehow I miraculously wasn’t too late. Vancouver Horror […]
One person’s trash is another person’s treasure. Or in some cases, one person’s trash is bait for another person. And that bait is probably for tomorrow’s (or today’s) meal. Yard sales are great to find old knick-knacks, bric-a-bracs, and paddy-whacks that you could use or you have never seen before. They can be just about […]
Check out Hollywood North Magazine’s new video interview series, Beyond The Lens, where Nick speaks with actors who make a big difference in life when they’re not on camera.
A festival I would definitely like to be able to check out is Rendezvous with Madness, which currently launches today, which is suitable because it’s World Mental Health Day. RWM is the only festival anyone knows of where the main subjects of films are addictions and mental illnesses. While films come around internationally, there is […]
I know, it seems like every writer here is doing something like this. But then VIFF is the main focus of what’s happening locally. I haven’t gotten as much of a chance as the other two, but I still got some opportunities at this year’s VIFF. VIFF Totally Indie Day – A day of seminars […]
As of tonight, VIFF is officially opening. Chances are, you probably already know that and are heading out to the opening Gala tonight. Or maybe not. But Guest of Honour is a great start to VIFF being directed by Canadian director Atom Egoyan and covering an interesting topic with other topics within. The story of […]