Turn your spotlight on unique and compelling films from international creatives, emerging Canadian filmmakers, Indigenous and diverse voices, These movies captivate, entertain and inspire. They tell your stories and you deserve to see them on big screens. So help make it possible.
You can keep the doors open year-round at The Vic Theatre. More than the home of VFF, the Vic screens diverse films from thrillers and dramas, to art house and indies every night at the only licensed movie house in the city. We’ll recognize you with a great shout out and some cool perks, including festival sneak peeks and tickets. Yes, fun tickets to great adventures. Make a unique contribution to our city’s vibrant local arts and culture scene. Join us and be a VFF hero.
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Featuring all of this year’s unparalleled films, events, and programming. Here’s how to find the films that best suite your interests.
Donors Only! Newsletter
Sneak peeks of upcoming films, spotlights on the Festival’s best programming, insider behind-the-scenes info, and invitations to exclusive donors-only events!
Exclusive ability to purchase tickets to films before they go on sale to the general public. See exactly the films you want to see!
Cocktails and canapés, bestowal of the FilmCAN Award, public announcement of the VFF Program Guide to media, and a screening of a hot upcoming Festival film!
Sample complimentary handcrafted canapés before a film, and drop by after to recount your favourite cinematic moments over cocktails!
Ticket vouchers for any regular Festival film screening. You choose what you want to view and when!
Unlimited Vic Theatre Pass
All the films you love, all the time! Free entry year-round to regular film screenings at The Vic Theatre, Victoria’s only fully-licensed cinema!
Kickstart your Festival with an exclusive party at the DoubleTree Pentouse Suite before the Opening Gala.
Begin with an exclusive Festival screening, followed by live musical entertainment, gourmet food, and refreshing beverages to celebrate the start of the Film Festival season!
Front of the line access to all regular Film Festival screenings, plus strut your stuff at the fabulous Opening Gala!
This is your Film Festival! If you have feedback on our Donation Levels, please contact us:
250-389-0444 | 1215 Blanchard Street, Victoria BC, V8W 3J4
At every level, a tax-deductible receipt will be made out for the maximum allowable amount. If you would like to receive a tax-deductible receipt for the full amount donated, you may choose to waive the benefits associated with your membership level.
*Note — to have your donation recognized in the Program Guide, we must receive a donation or pledge by Dec 10th.
local and Canadian films and filmmakers
the International creative community to Victoria
the vitality and continued excellence of media arts in the Victoria region
Free Outreach Activities to youth, teaching valuable hands-on skills
conversation and broadens minds through interactive programs, exhibits, and workshops
Sheena Macdonald & Phil Schmitt
Rain Li & Troy Maguire
Daniel R McDonagh
Mary & Ted Mills
June & Donnie Wing
George Galt & Alyse Frampton
W. Paterson Ferns
Marcus Handman & Gwendolyn Maroon
Helen McDonald & Bill Graham
David Zussman & Sheridan Scott
David & Zita Conway