#VIWFF is happening from March 5 - 10, 2019 at the VIFF's Vancity Theatre


The 14th annual Vancouver International Women in Film Festival (VIWFF) celebrates the best of cinema created by women. Running from March 5 to 10, 2019,VIWFF is pleased to be screening 49 films from 19 different countries around the world including 18 local filmmakers! Check out the Official Selections film list here and the 2019 festival schedule here. 

As well as film screenings, the festival offers a variety of ancillary programming including film panels, special guests, artist talks, workshops, pitch sessions, receptions, an awards gala and more. Stay in the loop by signing up for the WIFTV newsletter here to receive the announcements. 

VIWFF 2019 is pleased to host two Virtual Reality experiences, produced by the NFB, at the 2019 Festival. Click here to find out more about VR at VIWFF.  

VIWFF also organizes an international screenplay competition. We recently announced the semifinalists for this year's competition, click here to see who made the list.  

The festival is organized by Women In Film and Television Vancouver (WIFTV), a member-driven, not-for-profit, society which addresses systemic barriers to women’s equal participation in the production and dissemination of screen-based media.  

WIFTV is pleased to host the WIDC Career Advancement Module at this year's festival.



Special thanks to our Festival Sponsors

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