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Post-VIFF Flick Picks: Get Animated, Bloodshots, Cowboys in Paradise

20 October 2010

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Post-VIFF Flick Picks: Get Animated, Bloodshots, Cowboys in Paradise

With the Vancouver International Film Festival is over, are you trying to figure out what to do with your cinephilic self?

The Vancouver Singapore Film Festival, which ran on September 17 and 18, is holding a special encore screening of the controversial documentary Cowboys in Paradise .

The film, which opened the festival, examines the hidden world of kuta cowboys , or gigolos who entertain female tourists in Bali, Indonesia. If you liked Eat Pray Love , this film shows a different side to Bali (the director received hate mail and threats after making the film).

There are plenty of film festivals heading our way, including the Vancouver Jewish Film Festival, the Amnesty International Film Festival, and the European Union Film Festival.

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via Straight

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