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TERMINATOR SALVATIONFREE PASSES!

TERMINATOR SALVATIONFREE PASSES!

Terminator Salvation opens in theatres tomorrow and we’re giving away 20 double passes to see it! The first 20 people to tell us (events@vancouverisawesome.com) what year Terminator Salvation is set in wins a free double pass to see the film.
Gigs & Flicks

Gigs & Flicks

As seen while I opened today's Straight ... TOP ROW, L - R (ready for this?!?!?): - Aerosmith (with ZZ TOP!!!) - Sat, Aug.
Doxa - the doc fest: May 22-31

Doxa - the doc fest: May 22-31

One of the best things on TV for me is catching a good doc on Newsworld. So from MAY 22-31, we get a good chance to see tons of cool documentaries from around the world at DOXA .
The Proof - Murray Siple

The Proof - Murray Siple

Murray Siple was one of the first original Canadian snowboard and extreme sport filmmakers and photographers. 13 years ago, he got into a car accident that paralyzed him from the waist down.
PECHA KUCHA MIGHT BE SOLD OUT FOR MAY 21...

PECHA KUCHA MIGHT BE SOLD OUT FOR MAY 21...

But you could still catch Terminator Salvation which is opening at my new favourite theatre that night...
BLOWIN UP YOUR SPOT: OAKRIDGE THEATRE

BLOWIN UP YOUR SPOT: OAKRIDGE THEATRE

Went and saw Wolverine last night at Oakridge Theatre in Oakridge Mall at 41st and Cambie... all alone! Actually my wife was with me but otherwise the place was a ghost town for the late show that started at 10.

CARTS OF DARKNESS WINS A LEO AWARD

Murray Siple and company just won a Leo award for Best Documentary for their film Carts Of Darkness ! And thanks to the National Film Board we're able to share the entire film with you! Watch the hour-long feature below.

COREY ADAMS WEB SITE

You've seen his day-to-day in our Proof feature with him , now have a look at local filmmaker Corey Adams' portfolio site , just launched! Here's the trailer for his last film, Harvey Spannos, filmed mostly in Vancouver and starring all local talent.
Introducing: Kelsey Plummer, he makes my Vancouver Awesome

Introducing: Kelsey Plummer, he makes my Vancouver Awesome

My good friend Kelsey Plummer has put together a great little PSA about Coyotes. He is just one peach of the great harvest of young filmmakers coming out of Vancouver. Enjoy Kelsey's latest and greatest. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7R5ctpz93b4
The Proof - Corey Adams

The Proof - Corey Adams

Corey Adams is a talented and creative cinematographer and director. He has worked on various films, photoshoots, and music videos and is the guy behind the web series Swamp Donkey and Bangmaster General's Warning.