Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings Street


Vancouver International Film Festival 2021

October 1, 2021 - October 11, 2021


Tickets: Various prices


When: October 1-11, 2021 

Where: Online | Various Vancouver venues including SFU Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 W. Hastings St.

Vancouver International Film Festival (VIFF) celebrates its 40th edition from October 1–11, 2021.

Roughly 110 feature films and 80 shorts will screen in Vancouver venues, with a selection of films also available online via the VIFF Connect streaming platform. The festival will showcase a kaleidoscopic collection of Canadian work, visionary East Asian cinema, powerful documentaries, narrative cinema from some of the world’s leading lights, elevated genre fare, and much more. Curated short film programs will allow audiences to discover inventive storytellers, while VIFF Talks will take viewers behind the camera. The Totally Indie Day, VIFF AMP, and VIFF Immersed conferences will provide extraordinary support for local creative communities. All in-cinema screenings will be presented in strict compliance with COVID-19 health and safety protocols. To explore the 2021 program and purchase single tickets or subscriptions, visit:

Presenting partners: 

· Telus

· Telefilm Canada

· Creative BC

Vancouver International Film Festival Ticket Giveaway 

SFU Woodward's Cultural Programs and Vancouver International Film Festival have teamed up to offer SFU students $2 off the regular in-person Student Ticket price. One ticket per screening.This can be redeemed at any in-cinema film. One ticket per screening, not valid for galas and special events. Please fill out the form below to redeem your ticket!

Please note these tickets are avalible on a first-come, first-serve, and filling out the form does not guarantee a ticket. One ticket per entry. Students may enter multiple times to see all three films. All films are avalible to watch from October 1-11, 2021.

The promo code to redeem the tickets will be avalible once the form is submitted. Please enter this code at the checkout on the VIFF website. If you have any questions, please contact 

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We acknowledge that this event take place on the Traditional Coast Salish Lands including the Squamish (Sḵwx̱wú7mesh Úxwumixw), Tsleil-Waututh (səl̓ilw̓ətaʔɬ) and Musqueam (xʷməθkʷəy̓əm) Nations. Viewers may be watching from other territories.


Tickets: Various prices


When: October 1-11, 2021 

Where: Online | Various Vancouver venues including SFU Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 W. Hastings St.


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