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Not Your Standard Cinema!

I genuinely enjoy The Vic Theatre. This small one-auditorium cinema is run by the Victoria Film... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2018
PookyCake
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Victoria, Canada
Sing A Long Sound of Music

I very rewarding experience to be part of a large group participation. Amazing voices among the... read more

Reviewed December 16, 2017
IslandPrairieGirl
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Saskatoon, Canada
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27 Jun 2018
“Not Your Standard Cinema!”
16 Dec 2017
“Sing A Long Sound of Music”
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Come and watch film festival movies all year round! The Vic Theatre is brought to you by the Victoria Film Festival. We are a volunteer run movie theatre in the heart of downtown Victoria. We love movies, and we know you do too. Between...more
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Reviewed June 27, 2018

I genuinely enjoy The Vic Theatre. This small one-auditorium cinema is run by the Victoria Film Festival and operates on a volunteer basis. As such, it functions as the central hub for film festival movies, sing-alongs, independent films (including art deco), documentaries and foreign films....More

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Reviewed December 16, 2017 via mobile

I very rewarding experience to be part of a large group participation. Amazing voices among the patrons. Throughout the original Sound Of Music movie, the words of the songs were along the bottom of the screen for viewers to sing along. Beer and wine can...More

Thank IslandPrairieGirl
Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

Viewed last screening of the The Hero ... Victoria's venue for film festival. Just happy the place exists!!

Thank 290dcb
Reviewed May 12, 2017

This is a great gem in Victoria located right downtown.Shows excellent indie & foreign films supporting the annual Victoria Film Festival.Fantastic service, great local snacks & licensed to enjoy a quality beer or wine in the theater - how sophisticated is that?? I attend films...More

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Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

We recently moved to Victoria and thankfully discovered the Vic right away! We have watched the films Moonlight and Christine so far and look forward to many more! I love being able to drink a bomber of Fat Tug and eat delicious popcorn made with...More

Thank Prairiedrifter
Reviewed November 27, 2016

You have to look a bit to find it. buried in a multiuse building in the heart of the tourist section is a theatre that plays great movies, (many first time in Victoria), can serve beer and wine, coffee and tea, cheese trays, Spinnaker cookies...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed October 23, 2016

The Vic is an old, small theatre in the basement of the Nootka Court building at Douglas and Courtenay, and it is a fundraiser project for the Victoria Film Festival. It plays movies that have just left, or are nearing the end of their run,...More

Thank AllanRNorthLasVegas
Reviewed July 10, 2016

Oh, I like this little theatre. The lobby is clean and tasteful. The licensed concession sells great snacks (who doesn't want a glass of wine and a cheese plate while watching an Anna Wintour documentary?). I appreciate the thought that has gone into the movies...More

Thank SCfromBC
Reviewed June 18, 2015

I have attended many films there, both during the Victoria Film Festival and regular screenings. The staff are friendly and attentive, and the popcorn is great! Also nice that it's licensed for those who want a beer or cider with their snack.

Thank 717Cally
Reviewed March 27, 2014

Had the chance to catch An Alan Partridge movie. Always fun to support indie theatres and the eclectic movies they show.

Thank Sheila N
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