- April 26, 2016Creative Industries Week was officially proclaimed in the provincial legislature today by Shirley Bond, Minister of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training.
This proclamation recognizes the partnership between business, government, and the community who are working together to build a sustainable and competitive Creative Economy that will employ new generations of British Columbians well into the future.
- April 14, 2016MLA for North Vancouver-Seymour MLA, Jane Thornthwaite, announced on National Film Day that "If I Had Wings" will be available in all BC schools, free of charge. This film was made by BC-based production companies, Really Real Films and Two For the Money Media.
- April 7, 2016BC Book Prizes Soiree, BC Book Day and the Lieutenant Governor's BC Book Prizes Gala are some of the events planned throughout April that celebrate and recognize our talented and vibrant book publishing industry.
- April 6, 2016The winning BC artists are Dear Rouge, Dean Brody, Pharis and Jason Romero, Pomo and Dan Bremnes.
- April 5, 2016Two Vancouver citizens win best actor and best director. After a jam packed three days of panels, screenings, workshops and keynote speakers, VWF announces this year's winners across 23 categories.