Image Gallery

  • Cinema Sunday's Michael van den Bos has the Power of Voodoo at our June 16 LABYRINTH screening!

    Cinema Sunday

    Presented by The Cinematheque's Education Department, Cinema Sunday is an afternoon film program for children and their families featuring special film introductions and activities!

    There are 10 images in this gallery

    Last updated: Mon, 06/24/2013 - 17:08

  • Experience Essential Cinema at our 4th Annual Open House!

    Open House 2012

    Our 4th Annual Open House took place on Saturday, June 16, and featured a free screening of 2001: A Space Odyssey along with a complimentary bag of the city's best popcorn. The afternoon also included tours of the projection booth and library, activities by our educational department, and more!

    There are 24 images in this gallery

    Last updated: Thu, 07/05/2012 - 14:28

  • SCENE 2011

    SCENE 2011 AT THE WALDORF HOTEL

    The Cinematheque's 4th annual SCENE was a tiki themed red carpet fundraiser event, held on on Thursday, November 3, at the Waldorf Hotel. Hosted by CityTV's Breakfast Television's Dawn Chubai, the evening featured mai tais and a canapés supper catered by Nuba, a tiki themed photo booth, and an extensive Silent Auction.

    There are 21 images in this gallery

    Last updated: Tue, 09/11/2012 - 15:46

  • The audience for Grey Gardens settles in.

    Albert Maysles at Pacific Cinémathèque

    Distinguished American documentary filmmaker Albert Maysles in person at Pacific Cinémathèque, speaking in between screenings of his seminal documentaries GIMME SHELTER (with bonus short film: GET YER YA-YAS OUT) and GREY GARDENS. Mr. Maysles’s presence was made possible by the Documentary Program, School of Motion Picture Arts, Capilano University (North Vancouver), and by Maysles Films (New York).

    There are 25 images in this gallery

    Last updated: Mon, 05/03/2010 - 15:07

  • Nettie Wild books and movies

    Nettie Wild Book Launch + Gala

    The acclaimed Vancouver filmmaker Nettie Wild, one of Canada’s leading documentarians, is the subject of Wild at Heart: The Films of Nettie Wild (Anvil Press, 2009), the second title in Pacific Cinémathèque’s new Monograph Series celebrating the innovations and achievements of Western Canadian media artists. Wild’s exemplary work was the subject of a career retrospective at Pacific Cinémathèque.

    There are 13 images in this gallery

    Last updated: Mon, 02/01/2010 - 17:35

  • Free Vertigo Screening

    Open House 2009

    Pacific Cinémathèque hosted its first-ever Open House, complete with a free screening of Alfred Hitchcock's classic Vertigo, on Saturday June 13. Over 150 people dropped by to participate in tours of the library, bid on the poster auction, make their own phenakistoscopes with our Education Department, and try some free popcorn. Many visitors also enjoyed tours of the projection booth, which turned out to be the most popular activity of the day!

    There are 10 images in this gallery

    Last updated: Wed, 12/23/2009 - 11:22

  • Handing out free tickets to Casablanca

    Open House 2010

    We opened our doors on Saturday, June 12 for our 2nd Annual Open House! The Open House featured a free screening of Casablanca along with a complimentary bag of the city's best popcorn. The afternoon also included tours of the projection booth and library, activities by our educational department, a membership drive and poster auction!

    There are 20 images in this gallery

    Last updated: Fri, 06/18/2010 - 16:16

  • Enjoying the sun and live music outdoors

    Open House 2011

    Our 3rd Annual Open House took place on Saturday, June 11! The Open House featured a free screening of The African Queen along with a complimentary bag of the city's best popcorn. The afternoon also included tours of the projection booth and library, activities by our educational department, and more!

    There are 18 images in this gallery

    Last updated: Wed, 06/15/2011 - 14:57

  • Scene Guests

    SCENE 2008 at Canvas Lounge

    Pacific Cinematheque hosted its first annual silent auction fundraiser SCENE at the chic Canvas Gallery on Thursday, October 23rd, 2008. A near sold-out crowd enjoyed a selection of gourmet canapés, cocktails, film projections, lounge music and even had a chance to star in their own one minute silent film. Co-hosts Jacqueline Samuda and CBC’s Fred Lee kept guests entertained as they bid feverously over a number of items at what can only be described as a cinephile’s dream silent auction. In total, the event raised over $21,000!

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    Last updated: Wed, 12/23/2009 - 11:23

  • The night winds down

    SCENE 2009 at Canvas Lounge

    A huge round of applause for all the attendees, donors and volunteers who helped make SCENE 2009 – Pacific Cinematheque’s second annual red carpet gala benefit - a success! The evening of November 19th was a fabulous one with film lovers taking advantage of all the night had to offer including a silent auction, a one-minute silent film activity and touchups by make-up artist Dena Kent. BC’s man about town Fred Lee, film reviewer Ian Caddell and film writer Katherine Monk hosted the evening and Canvas Lounge staff did an amazing job serving up supreme customer service along with tasty canapés and yummy cocktails. Over $21,000 was raised at the event and plans are already in motion for a 2010 gala.

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    Last updated: Wed, 01/20/2010 - 16:40

  • Classy Entertainment!

    SCENE 2010 at Canvas Lounge

    The Cinematheque's 3rd annual SCENE fundraiser event, was held on on Thursday, November 18 at the Canvas Lounge. A "Night on A Film Set" themed event offered opportunities to get behind and in front of the camera, and guests made their own one-minute silent films, had their makeup touched up by the pros, grazed the gourmet 'craft' services table, and bid on 'props' at the silent auction. Hosted by CBC's Fred Lee, the evening raised over $17,000.

    There are 22 images in this gallery

    Last updated: Tue, 09/11/2012 - 16:45