VIFF Podcast

VIFF Podcast
Bringing you exclusive in-depth conversations with industry-leading filmmakers, creators and cultural luminaries, recorded live at The Vancouver International Film Festival.~ About VIFF ~ Since 1982, the Vancouver International Film Fe…

Alex Gibney, Director ‘Citizen K’
Jul 15 • 50 min
Oscar and multiple Emmy award-winning director, Alex Gibney
Cliff Martinez – Composer, ‘Drive’, ‘Traffic’, ‘Spring Breakers’, ‘The Knick’
Jul 1 • 33 min
Film composer and Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer, Cliff Martinez discusses his work on the iconic film scores for Drive, Traffic, Spring Breakers, and The Knick and his long-standing creative partnerships with Steven Soderbergh and Nicolas Winding Refn.
Rob McElhenney – ‘Always Sunny In Philadelphia’
Jun 17 • 74 min
It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia creator and star, Rob McElhenney explains the irreverent sitcom’s incredible longevity, punching up instead of down in comedy and how they haven’t always got it right, and subverting the toxic masculinity of the gaming…
Arianne Phillips – Costume Designer ‘Once Upon A Time In…Hollywood’
Jun 3 • 76 min
Oscar-nominated costume designer, Arianne Phillips speaks about the ‘twist of fate’ that led her to Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Once Upon A Time In…Hollywood, how Sharon Tate’s family helped shape Margot Robbie’s onscreen look and which items best identified…
May 19 • 54 min
Hip-hop producer, director and leader of legendary group, The Wu-Tang Clan, RZA discusses the influence kung-fu classics had on his music, his master-apprentice relationship with Quentin Tarantino and what happened to the four-hour cut of The Man With The…
Dr. Jane Goodall
May 6 • 27 min
Dr. Jane Goodall recounts her journey to becoming one of the world’s most prominent and active conservationists and reflects on seeing her life chronicled through archival footage in Brett Morgen’s intimate biographical documentary, Jane.
Dan Goor – Co-Creator ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’
Apr 22 • 84 min
Brooklyn Nine-Nine Co-Creator, Dan Goor talks about meeting co-creator and longtime collaborator Mike Schur, attending clown school over becoming a doctor and not shying away from tackling topical subject matter in comedy.
Michael Moore
Apr 8 • 50 min
Oscar and Emmy-winning director, activist and political pundit Michael Moore shares his thoughts on Canada, Justin Trudeau and how the themes in his first documentary Roger & Me still resonate 30 years on.
Coming Soon…
Mar 26 • 1 min
The VIFF Podcast brings you exclusive in-depth conversations with industry-leading filmmakers, creators and cultural luminaries recorded live at the Vancouver International Film Festival.