Please note, the Atlantic Film Festival Offices will be closed Dec.24, 2014 - Jan. 05, 2015

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December Newsletter

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December Highlights

The Shortest Day - Event details HERE

Atlantic Film Festival - 2015 Call For Entry

ViewFinders - Mining ROCKS! Video Contest

Strategic Partners - 2014 Conference Keynote & Panel Videos

AFF Sponsorship - Sponsorship Opportunity:Restaurants & Food Vendors

Contest! - Follow us on Facebook and Twitter for a chance to win a pass to Big Eyes!


SEPT 17 - 24, 2015 APRIL 13 - 18, 2015 SEPT 17 - 20, 2015 JUNE - SEPTEMBER, 2015  


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As part of The Shortest Day celebration, the Atlantic Film Festival offers free short film programs for kids and families at the NEW Halifax Central Library, December 20 & 21

The Atlantic Film Festival is pleased to partner with the National Film Board of Canada, Quebec’s SODEC, Telefilm Canada and the Halifax Central Library to screen two short film programs as part of The Shortest Day 2014 celebration of Canadian short films. The free screenings, including one Kids Program and one Family Program, will be presented at the NEW Halifax Central Library, December 20 and 21.

Atlantic Filmmaker Focus: Andrea Dorfman

The Atlantic Film Festival is a champion of Atlantic Canadian filmmakers. In keeping with this promise, every month we profile some of the most incredibly talented people in the filmmaking industry today. This month, we look at Halifax filmmaker Andrea Dorfman.

Andrea's most recent film Heartbeat opens at Cineplex Cinemas Park Lane in Halifax, NS, Friday, November 21.

We caught up with Andrea recently to talk about filmmaking and the making of Heartbeat.

ViewFinders presents screening at 14th annual Silver Wave Film Festival in Fredericton, Nov. 8

A production of the Atlantic Film Festival, ViewFinders: Atlantic Film Festival For Youth will present a screening of short films at the 14th annual Silver Wave Film Festival at the Centre communautaire Sainte-Anne in Fredericton this Saturday, November 8 at 12 noon. Admission is free.

“The Silver Wave organizers are thrilled to be partnering with ViewFinders: Atlantic Film Festival For Youth for the first time this year,” said Cat LeBlanc, Silver Wave Film Festival Organizer. “The collection of youth films they are showcasing in our Silver Wave Youth program are stellar.”

Thank you from the 34th Atlantic Film Festival team!

The 34th Atlantic Film Festival would like to recognize the hard work and dedication of all its staff and volunteers. Congratulations on a phenomenal run! A big thank you to all our wonderful sponsors - you make what we do possible! Click HERE to see just how many great organizations we're honoured to partner with. Less than a year until our 35th anniversary, and we can't wait to bring you the best of film in Atlantic Canada, the rest of the country and around the world again soon! See you at the movies!

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