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POSTPONED: VBAFF 6 Presents: Harpoon

***Please note: This show has been postponed until further notice. Ticket-holders will be contacted shortly with updated information. We thank-you for your patience and understanding at this time.



The Sixth Annual Vancouver International Badass Film Festival (VBAFF) is taking over East Vancouver March 27-29.

BC Premiere!
Sunday, March 29
Doors 5:00 pm | Movie 5:30 pm

Advance single film tickets $12 HERE | $15 at the door
VIP Rio BBAFF Day Passes $40 advance HERE | $50 at the door *Online sales end at 2:30 pm on March 29.

*Must be 19+ w/ID for entry and bar service. Sorry, Rio Theatre Groupons and passes n/a for this event.

Harpoon (Rob Grant, 2019 / Canada / 82 mins) Rivalries, dark secrets, and sexual tension emerge when three friends find themselves stranded on a yacht in the middle of the ocean under suspicious circumstances.

“‘Harpoon’ offers stylish compositions, amusing running gags and sharp, snappy dialogue. It’s a sparse, nasty little thriller.” (New York Times)

“The energetic mix of mayhem and snark will appeal to those who like their comedy horrific and their horror comedic.” (Variety)

“A nasty look at pride, betrayal and misnamed nautical gear on the open sea.” (The Hollywood Reporter)
VBAFF Presents Knuckleball

VBAFF Presents Knuckleball

The Vancouver Badass Film Festival Presents KNUCKLEBALL *Director in attendance! Left alone on an isolated farm, a 12-year-old boy must fight for his life when he becomes the target of a crazed psychopath. KNUCKLEBALL stars Michael Ironside (Starship Troopers, Scanners, Turbo Kid) and TURBO KID‘s Munro Chambers. “Helmer Michael Peterson effectively earns suspension of disbelief with stark… Continue Reading

Turbo Kid

Turbo Kid

Join us at the Rio for TURBO KID, the Mad Max-inspired Sundance crowdpleaser that was a hit at this year’s SXSW and Fantasia film festivals, on Saturday, August 29. Directed by Anouk Whissell, François Simard, and Yoann-Karl Whissell, TURBO KID is a coming-of-age tale unfolding in a post-apocalyptic, retro-futuristic 1997. An orphaned kid (Munro Chambers)… Continue Reading