Vancouver Queer Film Festival

Signature Move

USA 2017, Dir: Jennifer Reeder, 80 min

Dates and Venues August 12 and 13, 2017 | SFU’s Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings St. & Cineplex Odeon International Village Cinema, 88 West Pender St.

Reviewer Darren Cordeiro

Signature Move is an indie romantic comedy that follows the early adulthood of Zaynab, a second-generation Pakistani woman living in Chicago. An immigration lawyer by day, Zaynab spends her nights taking care of her elderly mother who won’t venture outside the home. Full review

Behind the Curtain: Todrick Hall

USA 2017, Dir: Katherine Fairfax Wright, 100 min

Dates and Venues August 12 and 13, 2017 | SFU’s Goldcorp Centre for the Arts, 149 West Hastings St. & Cineplex Odeon International Village Cinema, 88 West Pender St.

Reviewer Darren Cordeiro

YouTube sensation and American Idol contestant Todrick Hall steps up his game as he writes his first album, also choreographed into a touring original musical, Straight Outta Oz. Full review