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CineVic Merch!

February 23, 2020

Our Spring 2019 fashion line will soon be hitting the streets. Be the first to pre-order CineVic Merch from our online store — and don’t be afraid to ask us about custom items! Check out these items and more in our online store >>  

Equipment Rental Rates REDUCED

February 1, 2020

As we continue to expand our equipment inventory, we are also cutting prices! Effective February 1st 2020, CineVic Members can enjoy reduced rental rates on the following items: Black Magic Cinema Camera  >>  $35  $15 per day Panasonic HPX-170 Camera  >>  $20  FREE Canon T2i DSLR Camera  >>  $5  FREE GoPro Hero 2 Camera Kit  >>  $5  FREE Production…

Douglas Magazine article

December 10, 2019

CineVic president Darlene Tait is featured in an article in the Dec 2019 / Jan 2020 issue of Douglas Magazine, about the rapidly growing film scene in Victoria BC: The Victoria Film Industry is Gaining Traction

Raffle Prize Winners

December 2, 2019

RAFFLE PRIZE WINNERS Thank you to everyone who purchased tickets in our fundraising raffle and attended Film Festivus on December 1st. A very merry time was had by all! Here are the lucky winners of all the holiday goodies: Vessel Liquor gift card + merch package Michael Korican Charelli’s gift card + cheese set Arnold Lim Pair…

New Equipment – and a workshop to show it off!

August 2, 2019

CineVic has just received our second equipment order of 2019, and we’re excited to announce another addition to our fleet of cameras: the Sony Alpha A7 III. Some specs: • 35mm full-frame image sensor • 4K video capability • Fold-out LCD touchscreen • Canon EF to Sony E lens mount adapter • Mobile, user-friendly, DSLR…

That’s a Wrap on Short Circuit 2019

May 9, 2019

     Another banner year for the Short Circuit Film Festival has come and gone. We welcomed more than 20 local and visiting filmmakers attending from near and far, and garnered our largest audiences yet with a capacity crowd of over 200 for the Local Films program. And now (drum roll please) your 2019 Short Circuit and CINE⚡️SPARK…

SoundCHEK feature on our One Take Super 8 Event

April 13, 2019

Back in the day, Super 8 cameras allowed families to capture their memories… all at the click of a button. Today it has resurrected as an artistic medium, and a local film society has challenged artists to use this antiquated technology in a unique way. Steve Grebanier caught up with these filmmakers prior to the…

Introducing RED Gemini

January 30, 2019

The latest addition to our roster of professional-grade cinema cameras. In 2012 CineVic was an early adopter of 4K filmmaking with our RED Scarlet camera. In 2019 we’re taking things to the next level, bringing new 5K capability to filmmakers and media artists on Vancouver Island.

Film Festivus 2018

December 4, 2018

Thank you to everyone that came out to our SOLD OUT Film Festivus show at The Mint on Dec. 1! We resurrected films from Festivus’ past, while host Jennifer Elle Cannon and comedians Curran Dobbs, Piper Gordon, and Evan Mumford brought the laughs — definitely a night to remember.