FILM 5 Program Call for Applications
Nova Scotia’s elite training opportunity for emerging filmmakers

Deadline for Applications: Tuesday Oct. 4th 2016 5pm

The Atlantic Filmmakers Cooperative invites emerging Nova Scotia filmmakers to apply to the FILM 5 Program 2016/17. FILM 5 is a professional and creative development program for directors, screenwriters and producers. The program culminates in providing each accepted team with the opportunity to produce a short film.

The deadline for applications is Tuesday Oct. 4th, 2016 at 5pm. The program begins in late October. Applications and program guidelines can be downloaded here. 

Participants will attend intensive workshops and receive mentorship from professional filmmakers and up to three teams will be awarded cash and services to produce a short film. 

Information sessions will be held Tuesday, August 30th and Tuesday, September 27th at 6pm in the AFCOOP office. Following the info sessions there will be time for informal networking. 

Deadline for Applications: Tuesday Oct. 4th 2016 5pm

Info Session & Script Clinic:
Tuesday August 30th, 6pm & Tuesday September 27th, 6pm
AFCOOP Office, 5663 Cornwallis Street, Suite 101, Halifax
Following each info session there will be a free short screenwriting clinic with writer/director Brett Hannam. Bring your script or your short film idea!

For more information contact Heather Young at 902 405 4474 ex. 2 or