Raindance Vancouver is a branch of Raindance Film Festival – Europe’s largest independent film festival. We aim to support emerging and independent filmmakers in bringing to life their projects by providing access to up-to-date, industry-focussed film training, networking opportunities and links to the local film industry on Canada’s West Coast.
This page contains all of the information you’ll need to know about our Raindance Vancouver hub, including upcoming courses and events, as well as how to contact us.
Courses available at Raindance Vancouver
In his revised introduction to Shot By Shot, Steven Katz quips that he used to say new filmmakers had a hard time finding practical experience and equipment. Now, he writes, ‘the greatest opportunity for filmmakers since the first screening of a movie in 1895 is right...read more
A new generation of emerging Polish film talent has recently come to the fore. As Michał Oleszczyk, Polish Film Festival’s former artistic director comments: “This is a generation incredibly aware of film language in all its variety. They have absorbed large chunks of...read more
The film industry is obsessed with psychopaths. From Alex in A Clockwork Orange and Hannibal Lecter in Silence of the Lambs all the way to John Doe in Seven and Anton Chigurh in No Country for Old Men; audiences can’t get enough of these remorseless killers. However,...read more