VAFF 2013 Opening and Showcase films revealed! 

Volume 4. Issue 7. September 2013

VAFF 2013 Opening Film: INNOCENT BLOOD

We're pleased to kick off our 17th year with DJ Holloway and Sun W. Kim's dark crime thriller, INNOCENT BLOOD.

James Park, a retired undercover detective in LA’s Koreatown, faces his worst nightmare when his young son is kidnapped by a mysterious criminal connected to his dark past. As James begins to unravel the criminal’s game of vengeance, he and his wife are forced to reconcile his past transgressions and keep their faith as they fight to bring their son home safely.

Tickets on sale soon! In the meantime,
check out the trailer!

VAFF 2013 Showcase Film: LINSANITY

LINSANITY! Enough said. The life story of NBA basketball sensation, Jeremy Lin.

Watch the trailer! More scheduling and ticketing information will be released soon.

Free Screening: A LOT LIKE YOU

Missed our screening of A LOT LIKE YOU at VAFF 2012? Or you just want to see it again? Join us on October 8 at Vancouver Public Library's Central Branch for a FREE screening of this uplifting and inspirational documentary. Director Eliaichi Kimaro will join us for an introduction and post-screening Q&A.

The details:
Date: Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Time: 6:30-8:30pm
Location: Alice MacKay Room, Lower Level,
Vancouver Public Library Central Branch (350 West Georgia Street) 
Admission is free. Seating is limited.

Watch the trailer and be sure to RSVP on Facebook!

MAMM 9 Recap

Congratulations to all the teams who participated in this year’s MAMM. The quality of films made the judges' decision that much harder. Here's a rundown of the awards that were handed out at the screening on August 10:

First Prize: Team Mind Gamez for their film, Contaminant
Second Prize: The Natural Born Killers for their film, The Pool-Interval
The Eight-Ball Cash Prize: Team Mind Gamez

Missed the MAMM 9 screening? Not to worry, the winning films will screen at VAFF 17 in November. Stay tuned for scheduling information.

Also check out all the photos taken at the screening and after party on our
Flickr and Facebook page!


We've got a blog! Read about our adventures as we attend other film festivals and events around town. First up, a recap of the Vancouver Latin American Film Festival, which we were proud to participate in as a community partner. 

Sneak peek of the VAFF 2013 poster & program cover! Follow us on Instagram: @vaffvancouver for more updates.
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