Alan Franey, the Festival Director of the 23rd Vancouver International Film Festival talks with Joseph Planta previewing the festival and what to expect this year.
Text of introduction by Joseph Planta:
The 23rd Annual Vancouver International Film Festival bows September 23rd and runs through October 8th. The film festival, besides showcasing movies and fostering the art of cinema, facilitates the meeting of cinema professionals from around the world, as well as stimulate the motion picture industry in British Columbia and Canada.
The website for the festival is www.viff.org.
On the line now is Alan Franey, the Festival Director of the 23rd Annual Vancouver International Film Festival, who joins me to preview what’s to come.
Welcome to thecommentary.ca, Alan Franey; Good Afternoon, Mr. Franey.
This segment was produced by Joseph Planta, with Richie Leung.