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We are seeking a creative and enthusiastic individual to join us in the position of VanPodFest Festival Coordinator!

Join us for an encore screening of ETHIOPIQUES: REVOLT OF THE SOUL! 

Saturday June 23 | 9:30pm
Robson Square (north side) 
Bring a blanket or pillow to sit on! 

In the late 1960s, in the capital of Ethiopia, record store owner-turned-music producer Amha Eshete noticed something strange—there was no Ethiopian music being produced and sold in his country. Herein began the birth of recorded Ethiopian music, imbued with the flavours of funk, soul and jazz. While technically illegal at the time, the music was celebrated by the people and tolerated by...

Top picks and not-to-be-missed gems from our programming committee members!

The 2018 DOXA awards were announced on May 12th, 2017, at 7PM (PST) ahead of the closing gala screening of Kusama - Infinity.

DOXA FEATURE DOCUMENTARY AWARD
WINNER: The Creator of Universes | Mercedes Dominioni | Uruguay | 2017 | 78 minutes
HONOURABLE MENTION...

You spoke and we listened. After a wonderful opening night and seeing that our Tuesday, May 8 screening sold out so quickly, we decided to add a third screening of The Rankin File: Legacy of a Radical

https://www.doxafestival.ca/film/roller-dreamsAdvance tickets to the following films are SOLD OUT. (Rush sales at the door and passholders tickets only)
Many of these films have an additional screening, which may not be sold out. We encourage you to seek out the other screening times for these films.

Top picks and not-to-be-missed gems from our programming committee members!

Choose your DOXA films and get your hard-copy tickets in person before the Festival! Come on down to our office between 12pm - 5pm on April 21 + 22.  Our office is located at The Post at 750, 110-750 Hamilton St. Vancouver BC (behind the JJ Bean coffee stand). 

Top picks and not-to-be-missed gems from our programming committee members! 

In an era of “fake news” and global uncertainty, the 2018 DOXA Documentary Film Festival comes to the rescue with a program of 93 films (shorts and features) that offer radical and transformative ideas through music, art, and the power of people working together to create and share solutions.