About ViewFinders: Atlantic Film Festival for Youth

 

The 34th Atlantic Film Festival, September 11-18,
has great ViewFinders content! Look for VF@AFF!


For the VF@AFF Box Office, click here.


For the VF@AFF Program Guide PDF, click here.

 


Stay tuned for information on the 2015 ViewFinders: Atlantic Film Festival for Youth.

ViewFinders is a week-long festival of film, video and media for youth. This year’s event took place from Sunday, April 6 to Saturday, April 12, 2014.

VIEWFINDERS: ATLANTIC FILM FESTIVAL FOR YOUTH

 
Named after the optical window of a camera, ViewFinders: Atlantic Film Festival for Youth is a week long film festival for young people and their families. The festival offers daytime screenings and workshops for school groups, as well as evening and weekend activities that showcase youth-made films. ViewFinders celebrates the best in regional, national and international films for youth, tackling issues from multiculturalism and community to sustainability and creativity. Throughout its activities, the Festival opens doors for anyone looking to watch great films, meet and learn from industry professionals, and to experience the wonderful world of moviemaking through hands-on media workshops.

But really, ViewFinders: Atlantic Film Festival for Youth is more than that. Beyond the main event, held each spring, the ViewFinders team is hard at work to bring a whole series of year-round activities and programs to young people across the Atlantic provinces, including:


Contact us:
Mark Flindall - ViewFinders Program Manager
Jeff Parker - ViewFinders Manager

Purchase tickets at the Box Office

 

 

Latest Buzz

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, well...by 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!