19 results

  • THE THREE LITTLE PIGS 2

    Jean-François Pouliot

    canada | 102min | western canadian premiere | 2016 | french | english Sub.

    Middle age has not dampened the misogynistic horniness of the three brothers from the very popular first film. One has his marriage destroyed due to his extramarital bisexual activities, while his brother quickly moves in on his ex-wife. Hilariously funny classic French farce. Highest grossing Canadian film of the year. Subtitles.

    Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature, Special Presentation | fiction

    Saturday Dec. 3 2016 8:00 PM Village 8 Cinemas - Theatre 8
    Sunday Dec. 4 2016 4:45 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 7
  • AN AMERICAN DREAM: THE EDUCATION OF WILLIAM BOWMAN

    Ken Finkleman

    canada | 86min | canadian premiere | 2016 | english

    A wicked satirical comedy aimed at the post-Donald Trump era of American politics. This is Gemini-award winning Ken Finkleman at his most wickedly pointed, taking on American political corruption, the gun lobby, big business influence at the White House and more.

    Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature, Discoveries | fiction

    Thursday Dec. 1 2016 9:30 PM Village 8 Cinemas - Theatre 8
    Sunday Dec. 4 2016 6:00 PM Village 8 Cinemas - Theatre 8
  • BEFORE THE STREETS

    Chloé Leriche

    canada | 97min | western canadian premiere | 2016 | atikamekw | english Sub.

    The moving story of Shawnouk, a young First Nations man who banishes himself into exile after committing a horrible crime during a routine break-in at one of the local summer homes. The first feature film ever shot in the Atikamekw language is an accomplished first film by filmmaker Chloé Leriche.

    Gen Next, Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature | fiction

    Saturday Dec. 3 2016 8:30 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 7
    Sunday Dec. 4 2016 12:30 PM Squamish Lil'Wat Cultural Centre
  • THE SQUEALING GAME

    Steve Kerr

    canada | 90min | western canadian premiere | 2016 | french | english Sub.

    A Quebec man's online dating service for married cheaters is threatened when he is attracted to a sociopathic dominatrix who has her own issues against the site. Not only his business, but his own marriage are at stake. Subtitled.

    Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature, Discoveries | fiction

    Friday Dec. 2 2016 10:00 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 6
    Sunday Dec. 4 2016 1:00 PM Village 8 Cinemas - Theatre 8
  • THE CYCLOTRON

    Olivier Asselin

    canada | 96min | western canadian premiere | 2016 | french, english, german | english Sub.

    A unique Canadian film that tries to evoke the WWII romantic dramas of the Casablanca era, while dealing with conceptually trippy sci-fi concepts of time travel and nuclear fission. A train rushing to Switzerland has on board a German scientist that may have the formula for a nuclear bomb well before the Americans. Western Premiere

    Gen Next, Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature | fiction

    Saturday Dec. 3 2016 6:00 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 7
    Sunday Dec. 4 2016 5:15 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 6
  • THE DEATH (AND LIFE) OF CARL NAARDLINGER

    Katherine Schlemmer

    canada | 92min | world premiere | 2016 | english

    A very original comedy about a double Doppelganger. Police come to the door looking for a man with the same oddball name as our hero, only to discover that the man has a brother who is his identical twin.

    Discoveries, Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature | fiction

    Thursday Dec. 1 2016 7:00 PM Village 8 Cinemas - Theatre 8
  • GRAND UNIFIED THEORY

    David Ray

    canada | 101min | canadian premiere | 2016 | english

    A brilliant astrophysicist lectures at a local university about chaos theory, even as his own family comically unravels in ways that defy scientific logic. There is a hilarious interview scene on drugs that is laugh-out-loud. A truly original BC based comedy for people with brains, or what's left of them.

    Discoveries, Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature | fiction

    Friday Dec. 2 2016 3:30 PM Maury Young Arts Centre
    Sunday Dec. 4 2016 7:45 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 6
  • HUNTING PIGNUT

    Martine Blue

    canada | 95min | western canadian premiere | 2016 | english

    A young teenager (winningly played by BC based Taylor Hickson) runs away from home to join the street bums that her late Dad used to hang around. Drugs and sexual assault are unfortunately sure to follow. An original coming of age story from first-time Newfoundland filmmaker Martine Blue.

    Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature, Gen Next | fiction

    Saturday Dec. 3 2016 7:30 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 6
    Sunday Dec. 4 2016 8:15 PM Village 8 Cinemas - Theatre 8
  • IT'S NOT MY FAULT AND I DON'T CARE ANYWAY

    Chris Craddock

    canada | 96min | canadian premiere | 2016 | english

    Alan Thicke surprises as a self-help guru who refuses to pay ransom when his promiscuous daughter is kidnapped by a drug gang. Her saviour comes in the unlikely form of a 300 pound African-Canadian heroin addict, winningly played by Quinton Aaron. An offbeat comedy.

    Gen Next, Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature | fiction

    Friday Dec. 2 2016 5:30 PM Village 8 Cinemas - Theatre 8
    Sunday Dec. 4 2016 2:45 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 6
  • LOST SOLACE

    Chris Scheuerman

    canada | 106min | canadian premiere | 2016 | english

    A lifelong psychopath has his life turned inside out when he ingests a designer drug at a nightclub and suddenly develops empathy and a moral conscience. A slick new thriller in the style of LIMITLESS from director Chris Scheuerman, shot in Vancouver.

    Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature, Discoveries | fiction

    Friday Dec. 2 2016 8:30 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 7
    Sunday Dec. 4 2016 6:00 PM Maury Young Arts Centre
  • LOVESICK

    Tyson Caron

    canada | 93min | world premiere | 2016 | english

    The year's funniest Canadian romantic comedy. Jacob Tierney plays Dash, a 33 year old slacker who is still in love with his ex-girlfriend (Jessica Paré), and who is now engaged to a sleazeball (Jay Baruchel). His attempt to disrupt their wedding is a comic classic of deep public humiliation.

    Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature, Gen Next | fiction

    Friday Dec. 2 2016 7:30 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 6
    Sunday Dec. 4 2016 7:30 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 7
  • MENORCA

    John Barnard

    canada | 81min | world premiere | 2016 | english | english Sub.

    The story of a truly bad Mom, who leaves her child for a life of drugs and sex, hitching her way to a job at a strip-club. Is it acceptable to question one's life choices in such a dramatic way when the outcome so affects your estranged son?

    Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature, Discoveries | fiction

    Saturday Dec. 3 2016 5:30 PM Village 8 Cinemas - Theatre 8
    Sunday Dec. 4 2016 3:30 PM Village 8 Cinemas - Theatre 8
  • POPULATION ZERO

    Adam Levins

    canada | 84min | canadian premiere | 2016 | english

    A fascinating mock documentary that has legitimately uncovered a loophole in US constitutional law that would allow a person to legally get away with premeditated murder. An investigation into apparent homicides in Yellowstone National Park uncovers the ruse, much to the chagrin and danger of the documentarians.

    Late Night, Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature | mockumentary

    Friday Dec. 2 2016 11:00 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 7
  • RAW*

    David I. Strasser

    canada | 97min | world premiere | 2016 | english

    The first film to be shot on BC's Salt Spring Island tells the inspirational story of a delinquent seventeen year-old, well on his way to a possible life of drug addiction, who gets sentenced by the courts to work on an organic farm run by his uncle.

    Discoveries, Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature | fiction

    Thursday Dec. 1 2016 6:00 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 6
    Saturday Dec. 3 2016 12:30 PM Squamish Lil'Wat Cultural Centre
  • RED MILE

    Justin McConnell

    canada | 82min | world premiere | 2016 | english

    A viscerally exciting thriller about a druggie who panics and takes off when he wakes up to find that the woman he had partied with the previous night has OD'd. Presented in real time, so that the film appears to have been shot in one continuous take.

    Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature, Gen Next | fiction

    Friday Dec. 2 2016 6:00 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 7
    Saturday Dec. 3 2016 11:00 PM Village 8 Cinemas - Theatre 8
  • THE SECOND TIME AROUND

    Leon Marr

    canada | 107min | north american premiere | 2016 | english

    In this heart-warming story full of hope, dreams and second chances two seniors meet and discover that it's never too late to fall in love again. Linda Thorson (The Avengers) and Stuart Margolin (The Rockford Files) give touching performances in this love story for the ageless.

    Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature, Discoveries | fiction

    Saturday Dec. 3 2016 3:00 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 7
    Sunday Dec. 4 2016 12:30 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 6
  • THE SPACE BETWEEN

    Amy Jo Johnson

    canada | 90min | western canadian premiere | 2016 | english

    Can a father continue to love his baby child after he discovers that it may not be his? How do you deal with the fact that your wife may have slept with a nerdy college student without telling you, as a way of compensating for your own infertility? An unexpected offbeat comedy/drama considering the subject matter.

    Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature, Gen Next | fiction

    Saturday Dec. 3 2016 12:00 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 6
    Sunday Dec. 4 2016 10:30 AM Squamish Lil'Wat Cultural Centre
  • THE SUN AT MIDNIGHT

    Kirsten Carthew

    canada | 93min | western canadian premiere | 2016 | english

    Troubled teen Lia escapes from her Grandma in Fort McPherson in the subarctic. Her cross-country trek is not going well until she hooks up with a wise old caribou hunter. Together, they have to fend off a vicious bear attack. A rare film shot in the Northwest Territories.

    Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature, Gen Next | fiction

    Friday Dec. 2 2016 5:00 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 6
    Saturday Dec. 3 2016 3:00 PM Squamish Lil'Wat Cultural Centre
  • THE VOID

    Steven Kostanski, Jeremy Gillespie

    canada | 88min | western canadian premiere | 2016 | english

    The best gory visual effects of any Canadian movie this year, this horror action is set in a remote rural hospital that is under attack from… inhuman creatures. Recalls the intensity of the original NIGHT OF THE LIVING DEAD, and features the filmmakers behind the no-budget cult favourite MANBORG. Come if you dare!

    Late Night, Borsos Competition for Best Canadian Feature | fiction

    Saturday Dec. 3 2016 10:30 PM Village 8 Cinema - Theatre 7