A haunting tale of families, fatherhood and what blood ties really mean, Kore-Eda Hirokazu's beautifully wrought "Like Father, Like Son" took home this year's Roger's People's Choice Award at VIFF.
The audience awards, announced at the closing gala Friday night, included gongs for Twyla Roscovich's excellent environmental documentary about the state of B.C.'s fisheries, "Salmon Confidential, and the Most Popular Canadian Feature Film award for B.C.'s own Ben Ratner for "Down River".
Check out the full list of VIFF 2013 Audience Award Winners: