Raindance Vancouver

Raindance Vancouver aims 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

Click here to browse upcoming film training courses and events at Raindance Vancouver

“Raindance is a fantastic resource for young filmmakers, providing a forum for discussion, training and a showcase for their talents”

Gillies MacKinnon

Director, Small Faces, Hideous Kinky, Regeneration

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Contact Us

Email: vancouver@raindance.org

Phone: 1.855.595.RAIN (7246)

Five Great Hand-to-Hand Combat Movies

The Raid 1 & 2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V2piDs9HMn4 The Raid surprises with an amazing – and for most people unknown – new style of Indonesian martial art called Pancack Silat. Coming out in 2011, The Raid stunned audiences with its fast and acrobatic fight...

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Tips for Writing Great Dialogue

1. Give your characters a voice A test of good dialogue is: can you omit the character’s name heading and still know who’s speaking? If so, you have found your character’s unique voice. In one screenplay I had a character who, for purposes of maintaining control,...

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The Battle of Netflix

To most people, the Cannes Film Festival is the epitome of what the film industry represents in our collective unconsciousness: glamour, beautiful people doing awesome things, red carpets, flashes and validation from the masses in the form of cheers and long rounds of...

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