Alumni films in theatres and online at Vancouver International Film Festival 2021

VIFF 2021

Congratulations to the alumni whose films will screen at Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF).

VIFF runs from October 1 to 11, featuring theatrical world premieres, online streaming and industry discussions. VIFF will also host the VIFF AMP summit from October 8 to 10, featuring keynote, panel discussions and masterclasses.



  • The Blactor – executive produced by Jem Garrard (TELUS STORYHIVE)
  • Indigenous Dads – developed through NSI IndigiDocs by writer, director and producer Peter Brass
  • The Mohel – produced by Evan Kelly (NSI Drama Prize) and Gharrett Patrick Paon
  • Personals – produced by Andy Alvarez (TELUS STORYHIVE)
  • Ste. Anne – written, directed and produced by Rhayne Vermette (NSI IndigiDocs)
  • Things We Feel But Do Not Say – written and directed by Lauren Grant, executive produced by Lori Lozinski and produced by Ashleigh Rains (NSI Totally Television)

Tickets to all in-person and online events are on sale now!

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