Entertainment, Media & Sports

Covering all issues relating to the arts, music, sports, film and TV in Vancouver, British Columbia and Canada as a whole

What are we reading? September 12, 2019

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web.   Timothy Renshaw, managing editor: Rereading Politics and the English Language and...

B.C. directors’ campaign targets U.S. production gigs

Locals say lagging employment opportunities don’t reflect surge in foreign film productions

What are we reading? September 5, 2019

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web.   Mark Falkenberg, deputy managing editor: How a Canadian online snowboard-shop...

BCLC provides retailers with perks for increasing lottery-ticket sales

Lottery corporation provides a wide range of commissions, bonuses and prizes for its retailers

This enormous Cats & Dogs exhibition comes to Science World this month

Calling all canine and feline aficionados! Science World at the TELUS World of Science will host the Cats & Dogs exhibition, the first large-sale event dedicated to these animals. The event,...

What are we reading? August 29, 2019

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web.   Kirk LaPointe, editor-in-chief: General James “Mad Dog” Mattis opens up on why he had...

B.C. talent development to get top billing at VIFF

Film festival focused on mentorship as funding for domestic productions dwindles

Best bets for business biography summer beach reads

Vancouver Public Library recommendations for compelling business leader biographies

What are we reading? August 22, 2019

Each week, BIV staff will share with you some of the interesting stories we have found from around the web. Kirk LaPointe, editor-in-chief: Slavery began 400 years ago this month in America, whose...

Wow factor for growth: global children’s content

Revenue jumps 700% for Wow Unlimited as streaming services demand grows