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Monday, September 29th to Friday, October 3rd.

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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!


The 34th Atlantic Film Festival is proud to announce How To Be Deadly as the 2014 Audience Award for Best Feature!
The Audience Award is determined by you, the people, and it was a close race indeed with Relative Happiness and Lure also vying for top spot. Congratulations to everyone who was a part of How To Be Deadly!
Thank you to everyone who participated, we can’t wait to do it all again next year!

Click HERE to see all the 2014 Atlantic Film Festival winners!

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


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The 34th Atlantic Film Festival Audience Award presented to HOW TO BE DEADLY

Congratulations to How To Be Deadly! The Atlantic Film Festival Audience Award for Best Feature honours the exceptional innovation and talent demonstrated by filmmakers in this year's festival program. The Audience Award for Best Feature was chosen, you, the audience! Tiffany Spencer has won a trip for two to Montreal (accommodation and airfare paid!) from TTI Travel. Presented by the Atlantic Film Festival, and sponsored by TTI Travel.

10x10 Winners: Like A Motorcycle and Jenna Marks!

Congratulations to Like A Motorcycle and Jenna Marks for their winning music video Hands! 10 Atlantic Canadian filmmakers and 10 Atlantic Canadian musicians/bands were paired up to produce 10 music videos over 5-days of on-the-ground shooting and editing. Selected filmmakers and musicians had access to video director mentors, professional film equipment and post-production support during the 5-day program. See what they created at the link below!

34th Atlantic Film Festival Awards - Update

More awards to announce! Congratulations to all nominees and winners! The Script Development Award: Singer by Seth Smith and Darcy Spidle. Best French Canadian Film: Mommy, Director - Xavier Dolan, Producer - Xavier Dolan, Nancy Grant, Writer - Xavier Dolan. To see the full list of awards, click below.

The 34th Atlantic Film Festival Awards

The Atlantic Film Festival honours the exceptional innovation and talent demonstrated by Atlantic filmmakers in this year’s Festival program. Congratulations to all the winners!

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10x10 Music Video Mentorship Program winning video "Hands" by @likeamotorcycle, filmed by @JennaMarks1! #AFF2014