ViewFinders Youth Jury

ViewFinders Youth Jury is a sweet opportunity to explore the wonderful world of film from, say, Roger Ebert's point of view! APPLY NOW through February 6, 2012. Sound neat?

2014 Hospitality


The elegant Lord Nelson Hotel & Suites will be the 34th Atlantic Film Festival's host hotel.

34th Atlantic Film Festival - Full Festival Program Launch - Wednesday August 20th!

We are getting ready for one of our biggest announcements of the year! This coming Wednesday, August 20th at 10:00AM we will be announcing the 34th Atlantic Film Festival's Full Festival Program! In case you missed it, last week we already announced the Atlantic Program! You can watch the full coverage provided by Community One by clicking the More Details link below.

Volunteer With Us!

Do you have the right stuff? Then we're looking for you! We are holding our second Volunteer Information Session next week, Monday, August 25th from 1:00PM to 2:00PM at Le Bon Cafe in Spring Garden Place. Join us! Please contact, or click the link below.

Pass & Ticket Information!

Now that we've announced our Atlantic Canadian films for the 34th Atlantic Film Festival, we want to make sure you can get tickets right away! New this year is our Festival Experience Pass - see absolutely everything we have to offer! We have many other passes available, and single tickets as well of course. Get yours now!

34th Atlantic Film Festival - Atlantic Program Launch

The 34th Atlantic Film Festival is proud to announce it's Atlantic Canadian Film Selections! We have increased our Atlantic Canadian content by 30% for a total of 87 Atlantic Canadian films - these are our stories in our own voices, a celebration of who we are and where we live.

Summer of Sandra - SPEED this Friday!

Buckle up! Oh wait, buses don't have seatbelts... Our fourth Summer of Sandra screening is this Friday with SPEED! The action movie that helped put Sandra Bullock on the transit map is celebrating it's 20th anniversary! Come celebrate with us this Friday, August 8th at Tall Ships Quay on the Halifax Waterfront, when we will also announce the winner of the People's Choice!

Summer of Sandra - People's Choice polls close Friday!

THE PROPOSAL is currently in the lead! THE PROPOSAL, TWO WEEK'S NOTICE, WHILE YOU WERE SLEEPING, or TWO IF BY SEA - which one do you want to see on the big screen?  Voting closes at noon this Friday, August 8th and the winner will be announced at the SPEED screening that evening. The People's Choice winner will screen August 15th at Tall Ships Quay on the Halifax Waterfront.

Atlantic Film Festival offices closed for Natal Day

The Atlantic Film Festival offices will not be open August 4th. If you need to reach us, click on the 'More Details' link for our contact information and we'll get back to you as soon as we can.   


The AFF Outdoor Film Experience presents the third Summer of Sandra screening with MISS CONGENIALITY. Sandra Bullock stars in this fan favourite comedy as a bumbling female FBI agent who goes undercover at a beauty pageant. Join us this Friday, August 1st at Tall Ships Quay (Google map) on the Halifax Waterfront!

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