Culture

September 28 2018

Hollywood Loves Gastown: Part 1 – TV Shows

  (McGyver enjoying a refreshing strawberry cone as he strolls past the Steamclock in the show’s opening credits). It’s hard to deny that Hollywood has an ongoing love affair with Gastown. Walk through the neighbourhood on any given day and there’s a very good chance of encountering a film set covering a few blocks, or …

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Culture

February 28 2018

Gastown’s Vancouver Film School at The 2018 Oscars

  The 90th Academy Awards takes place this Sunday in Hollywood, preceded by the traditional red carpet affair. The Oscars are at the best of times, entertaining, and should be taken with a grain of salty realism. It’s one night of glitzy showiness, over as soon as it begins (well – often 4+ hours later) …

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