Short Film Submission

The Parrsboro Film Festival [PFF] is inviting Atlantic Canadian filmmakers to submit films for the 2024 Parrsboro Film Festival short film competition.

PFF will take place this year from Friday, October 4 to Sunday, October 6, 2024.


There are two categories of films to choose from:


Films must be completed within the past 24 months.

All genres of film will be accepted.


The short film competition will take place Saturday morning, October 5th, between 9am and 1pm.
The audience will vote for their favourite film at the end of each category.

Cash awards for The Audience Favourite in each of these two categories will be presented Saturday at the end of this portion of the Film Festival.


Submission deadline is Monday, August, 5th, 2024.

Applicants will be advised by Monday, September, 9th, 2024 if their submissions were selected or not.

Short films will be selected by a jury of PFF committee members.


To submit films please use the link below

Winners of the People's Choice Awards for 2023:

After viewing the short films, the audience voted to select their favourite in the following two categories;

Films 5 minutes and under:
"What Goes Around, Comes Around" by Patrick Manifold. 

Films under 20 minutes:
"Circle of Truth" by Nicola Hawkins


A few of the many participants in
the 2023 short film competition.