Filming in Vancouver: You Me Her, Colony, Bong Joon-ho, and more

The polyromcom You Me Her launches into production on its third season.

While it’s back to school for most of the city, a bunch of TV and film productions are getting back on camera around town.

Among them is a threesome dramedy and a sci-fi series that’s new to town. And in other news, a South Korean director is coming back to town.

Interested? Read on.

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Filming in Vancouver: You Me Her, Colony, Bong Joon-ho, and more

Vancouver Screen Scene: Altered Carbon, Rogue, Romeo Section, and VIFF

The X-Files

The X-Files—the truth is in town.

This week’s roundup of what’s shooting around town includes a sci-fi production and two espionage TV series that are wrapping up.

But for those of you who are interested in a simpler way to spot the stars, we’ve got a solution for you and it’s spelled V-I-F-F.

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Vancouver Screen Scene: Altered Carbon, Rogue, Romeo Section, and VIFF

Vancouver Screen Scene: Greg Poehler, Tatiana Maslany, and the Vancouver International Film Festival

Tatiana Maslany

Orphan Black‘s Tatiana Maslany is one of the many film industry speakers at the 2016 Vancouver International Film Festival.

This week’s roundup of what’s shooting in Vancouver concentrates on TV series. But there’ll also be a number of appearances by filmmakers at the Vancouver International Film Festival to take note of too.

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Vancouver Screen Scene: Greg Poehler, Tatiana Maslany, and the Vancouver International Film Festival

Vancouver International Film Festival Enters its 34th Year, Sep 24 – Oct 9 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

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One of North America’s largest film festivals, the Vancouver International Film Festival, September 24 – October 9, 2015 will once again welcome some of the world’s finest films to one of the most beautiful cities on the planet.

Over 350 films from 70 countries will screen at this year’s celebration of cinema.

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Vancouver International Film Festival Enters its 34th Year, Sep 24 – Oct 9 (Free Ticket Giveaway!)

Things To Do In Vancouver This Weekend

Things To Do In Vancouver This WeekendMusic, walking tours, lots of food, and dozens of theatre options will keep you busy in Vancouver this holiday long weekend, Friday through Monday! Happy Thanksgiving!

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Things To Do In Vancouver This Weekend

Big-Budget Movie Looks at Vancouver’s Legendary Japanese Baseball Team

VancouverAsahiTheYou’ve heard of “moneyball,” but what about “brain ball”?

That’s the strategy used by the Vancouver Asahi – the city’s storied baseball team from the 1930s – to dominate the competition.  Instead of relying on home runs, they used bunts and great defence to foil their opponents.

The team and the Japanese-Canadian experience during that era is the subject of the new feature film The Vancouver Asahi, in local theatres now as part of the Vancouver International Film Festival.  The big budget movie recreates the Asahi’s epic 1937 season while offering a glimpse into life in Vancouver’s historic Japantown neighbourhood in the days before World War II.

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Big-Budget Movie Looks at Vancouver’s Legendary Japanese Baseball Team

Things To Do In Vancouver This Weekend

Things To Do In Vancouver This Weekend

 Dozens of Culture Days events, Word Vancouver, and Slow Fish Mystery Dinner are our top picks for things to do in Vancouver this weekend – Friday through Sunday!

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Things To Do In Vancouver This Weekend