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3 Minute Film Festival

Deadline January 10, 2006
Eligibility This contest is open to First Nation groups, individuals, or schools in the Atlantic Region

Films will be judged on mainstream appeal, creativity, storyline, acting, direction, composition, audio quality, lighting quality, and editing.

Films will be judged as being of Gold, Silver, or Bronze level quality.

Remember that films will be posted on the Atlantic First Nations Help Desk website, so films that contain "inappropriate content" may be disqualified.

Cash prizes will be awarded.

  • Gold Level Films will receive $300
  • Silver Level Films will receive $200
  • Bronze Level Films will receive $100
Rules Create a video with a running time of 3 minutes.


  • must have been created during the 2005 school year.
  • of any genre will be accepted, including but not limited to, Documentary, Animation, Comedy, Drama or Experimental.
  • should be three minutes in length (films more than 4 minutes long will not be accepted).
  • should be submitted in MiniDV or DVD format (MiniDV tapes will be returned).
Submit To

Films should be submitted in MiniDV or DVD format (MiniDV tapes will be returned) and sent to:

Atlantic Canada's First Nation Help Desk
47 Maillard Street
Membertou, NS   B1S 2P5
Phone (toll free): 1-877-484-7606 or 902 567-0842, Fax: 902 567-0337

Atlantic Canada’s First Nation Help Desk retains the rights to use the films for promotional purposes.