Parrsboro Film Festival

Parrsboro Film Festival
Friday, October 14th – Sunday, October 16th
Parrsboro, Nova Scotia

In 2007, a group of dedicated film lovers began showing films twice a week in the former Presbyterian Church (now home to the Parrsboro Band Association on King Street in Parrsboro, Nova Scotia We called ourselves “Film for All at The Hall.”

Now, 3½ years later, we are pleased to announce the launching of Atlantic Canada’s newest film festival (

The 1st Annual Parrsboro Film Festival will be held in The Hall from Friday, October 14th to Sunday, October 16th and will focus on recently-made films from Atlantic Canada. The program will include two feature films, a silent film with live music, a reception on Friday and a dinner on Saturday (by Bare Bones ) … plus a juried selection of short films.

So … if you are film maker from Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island or Newfoundland, we would like to hear from you.

Submissions for short films (no more than 30 minutes) are being accepted now. If you would like to submit a short film, please copy and paste this line into your browser:

(You will find all the necessary instructions on this page but if you would like more information, please feel free to call or e-mail us at the same numbers given below for purchasing passes.**)

We look forward to seeing you in Parrsboro!

** Weekend passes are available now but are already selling rapidly–so don’t delay!
The total cost (including Saturday night dinner) is $67.50 + 15% HST.

Please contact:
Helen Tyson
PO Box 634
Parrsboro, NS
B0M 1S0

Phone: (902) 728-8364
Fax: (902) 728-3399

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