Homely reporter hits the VIFF party circuit
The Vancouver International Film Festival’s opening night gala played out Thursday night at the Salt Building in the former Olympic Village, after a Vogue Theatre screening of director Deepa Mehta’s film Midnight’s Children. The party venue was done ...
Lots new at the 2012 Vancouver International Film Festival
A new executive director, a new venue, modern ticketing systems, the return of government funding and the inclusion of live performances for the first time are among the changes that have Vancouver International Film Festival organizers beaming.
Midnight's Children arrives in Canadian cinemas
"I know the school [the book's protagonist] Saleem [Sinai] went to. I know the ghettos. I can smell them." Midnight's Children opens in Halifax, Toronto and Vancouver on Friday, before expanding to cinemas in other Canadian cities in coming weeks.