Atlantic Shorts Program 6

River Of Fire



A charming documentary which captures the sights, sounds and spirit of the annual Victoria Park Lantern festival in St. John's, Newfoundland, celebrating the work that goes into this labor of love.

Director:  Andrea Cass
Country:  Canada
Province:  NL
Language:  English
Runtime:  8 minutes
 

Foretold



There is so much that we don’t understand. An injured artist ponders a seemingly prescient dream. Is it possible that a warning has been sent by a friend who is dead?

Director:  Lulu Keating
Country:  Canada
Province:  NS
Language:  English
Runtime:  8 minutes
 

Indigenous Knowledge & The Water Grandmother



On a 24,000 km trek across Canada, filmmaker Dianne Whelan, meets Cecilia Brooks while canoeing in New Brunswick. Cecelia combines traditional Indigenous knowledge with science to build an inclusive holistic understanding of environmental issues.

Directors:  Dianne Whelan, Ann Verrall, Lindsay Dobbin
Country:  Canada
Province:  NB
Language:  English
Runtime:  16 minutes
 

The Game Of Hockey - A Mi'kmaw Story



A look into the history of hockey in Atlantic Canada and the role that the Mi'kmaw play in it.

Directors:  April Maloney, Cheryl Maloney
Country:  Canada
Province:  NS
Language:  English
Runtime:  33 minutes
 

Bald Eagle Lady



Wildlife veterinarian Dr. Helene Van Doninck tells her personal story about finally establishing one of Canada's leading wildlife rehabilitation centers, only to discover she has been diagnosed with ovarian cancer.

Director:  Chris DeVanney
Country:  Canada
Province:  NS
Language:  English
Runtime:  16 minutes
 

All Access: The Beginning Of A Journey



Join filmmaker and disability advocate Alex Peeler in his mission to eliminate common barriers to accessibility along the South Shore of Nova Scotia.

Director:  Chris DeVanney
Country:  Canada
Province:  NS
Language:  English
Runtime:  16 minutes
 

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