VIU Student Press

BC film industry to grow in 2018

It’s no secret the film industry on the West Coast is booming right now. Major Hollywood players like Warner Brothers, Disney, Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon have all increased production in BC, and current trends show that this expansion won’t…

The fourth wall

In film, ‘breaking the fourth wall’ is a term for when actors break character and address the audience directly, blurring the line between fiction and reality. It’s been used for comedic effect in movies like Deadpool (2016), Space Balls…

Editorial standards

It’s been the punchline of late-night comics for over a year now, but fake news is not a joke. The implications of spreading a false story are quite serious. Not only can fake news stories mislead readers, they can impact communities. In…