The Third Annual Vancouver International Badass Film Festival Is coming to the Rio Theatre February 26th!
Badass III presents not only the most impactful new extreme feature and short films from around the world (including the first and only Vancouver theatrical screenings of: Adam Rifkin & Penn Jillette’s new meta masterpiece feature Director’s Cut; and the new shot on 35mm film exploitation epic Frankenstein Created Bikers) but has exciting live performances, Q & As with filmmakers, an awards show and more!
Badass III master of ceremonies is the always engaging Mister Nickel, with performances by Tristan Risk, Burns the Dragon, and others members of Caravan of Creeps.
Doors at 1pm, Event starts at 2pm
Act fast, as Badass I & II were exciting events that sold out quickly.
Festival passes (all events & screenings)
$18 in advance
$20 at door (if any remain)
FEATURE The Valley of the Rats 2pm
Turbo Killer 4 mins
For Blood 11 mins
Commune 15 mins
Retribution 13 mins
The Stylist 15 mins
The Parting Glass 17 mins
Engineers 6 mins
Bon Jovi Witness 11 mins
Un Amour Dangereux 4 mins
The Third Date 8 mins
Burning All The Past Away 4 mins
Marauder 13 mins
Static 16 mins
LOCAL 6:15 pm
Mortem 4 mins
Summoned 6 mins
Ghost Can 6 mins
Baiting the Abductors 3 mins
Ready to Burst 11 mins
AWARDS CEREMONY 7:15pm
FEATURE Director’s Cut 745pm
Vancouver premiere first and only screening of the new meta-masterpiece feature film by Adam Rifkin and Penn Jillette:
This ultimate meta-movie is an insane genre-bending cinematic sleight of hand trick about a cineaste stalker who kidnaps his favorite actress and forces her to star in his recut of a Hollywood blockbuster.
FCB pre-screening live performance 915pm
Live pre-show with Tristan Risk, Burns the Dragon, other cast TBC.
FEATURE Frankenstein Created Bikers 945pm
Vancouver premiere first and only screening of the new exploitation epic, Q&A with select cast attending (Tristan Risk and more)
A resurrected outlaw biker finds himself addicted to the substance that brought him back from the grave. In order to get his daily fix, his gang is forced to do the bidding of two sadistic scientists attempting to capture a biological mutation and perform a human head transplant on kidnapped teenagers.
Sequel to the cult classics Dear God No!