BCSPT

BC Spotlight

Once again, VIFF invites the latest work by our province's brightest filmmakers to take centre stage. Furthermore, we offer two significant cash awards to ensure that these local storytellers keep creating and offer film-lovers the chance to vote for their must-see BC features at mustseeBC.viff.org.

BEST BC FILM

A $10,000 development bursary 
Sponsored by THE HAROLD GREENBERG FUND 
(All films in the BC Spotlight are eligible for Best BC Film)

B.C. EMERGING FILMMAKER AWARD

A $7,500 cash prize 
Sponsored by UBCP / ACTRA and AFBS + $10,000 
Equipment credit Supplied by WILLIAM F. WHITE 
(filmsmust be signatory to a UBCP/ACTRA agreement to be eligible).

Preview, Promote, Vote! September from noon on Sept. 12 to noon on Sept. 24

As part of our BC Spotlight program, VIFF 2015 is excited to present 11 films from our own creative backyard. In advance of the festival, the #mustseeBC campaign invites audiences to preview trailers, promote BC filmmakers across social networks and VOTE! on the Audience Must See Award.

The winner of the Audience Must See Award will have a red carpet screening at the Vancity Theatre.