2018 FIN ATLANTIC AWARDS 

 

 

    
AN AUDIENCE OF CHAIRS
 
This year The Gordon Parsons Award for Best Atlantic Feature was awarded to AN AUDIENCE OF CHAIRS whose world premiere took place at this year's festival! Those working on the film also received their own recognition, with Deanne Foley taking home Best Atlantic DirectorDuane Andrews was awarded Best Atlantic Original Score and The Michael Weir Award for Best Atlantic Screenwriting went to Rosemary House.
 
 
 


 

 

 

   
NOS HOMMES DANS L'OUEST
(SHADOW MEN)
 
NOS HOMMES DANS L'QUEST is a film that truly captures the Canadian experience and was awarded Best Atlantic Documentary at this year's festival. The skilled Philippe Lavalette CSC was awarded Best Atlantic Cinematographer for his work on the film.

 

 
 

 

DUCK DUCK GOOSE

SHELLEY THOMPSON

THE SONG AND THE SORROW

MILLEFIORE CLARKES

We were honored this year to award DUCK DUCK GOOSE directed by Shelley Thompson  Best Atlantic Short, a film that comments on school shootings and the impact on students. THE SONG AND THE SORROW, directed by Millefiore Clarkes, saw support from the community and from those who represent it and we were honored to award this film Best Atlantic Short Documentary.

 

 

BILLY'S BEHEMOTH BLAST

JOSH OWEN

PETER GIFFEN, MARIE WRIGHT, AND MEAGHAN WRIGHT

THE SOCIAL SHIFT

This year were glad to have the unique imagination of BILLY'S BEHEMOTH BLAST as part of our Atlantic Shorts Program and to award this short Best Atlantic Animation Those behind creating this film has a clear vision to inspire change through entrepreneurship. Peter Giffen, Marie Wright and Meaghan Wright were awarded Best Atlantic Editor

 

 

 

SHELLEY THOMPSON

SPLINTERS

TAYLOR OLSON

HOPELESS ROMANTIC

This year there is no doubt that Shelley Thompson's performance as the exacting and traditionalist mother Nancy was inspired and deserving of the Joan Orensten Award for Outstanding Performance by an Actress Tom Olsen's role in HOPELESS ROMANTIC made an impression and awarded him this year’s David Renton Award for Outstanding Performance by an Actor.

 

 

 


 

CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OUR OFFICIAL SELECTIONS!