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NEWSLETTER: September 27, 2019

September 27, 2019

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The 6th edition of Lunenburg Doc Fest ends a sold-out weekend with awards

September 23, 2019

For immediate release: September 23, 2019 Lunenburg, Nova Scotia  — Maiden, a film about the all-female crew that shocked the establishment in 1989 by entering the Whitbread Round the World Race, sailed away with the two top honours at Lunenburg Doc Fest this year. As winner of the juried Best Feature Documentary Award and the Audience Award,…

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Newsletter — Day 4

September 22, 2019

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THANK YOU — Garth & Dorothy Turner

September 21, 2019

Lunenburg Doc Fest sends our sincere thanks to Garth & Dorothy Turner for their generous donation of office space, right in the heart of Old Town Lunenburg. Your support helps make our festival possible!

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Newsletter — Day Three

September 21, 2019

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Newsletter — Day Two

September 20, 2019

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Newsletter — Opening Night!

September 19, 2019

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NEWSLETTER: September 9, 2019

September 9, 2019

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“Once Were Brothers” launches Lunenburg Doc Fest after historic TIFF premiere

September 6, 2019

For immediate release:  September 6, 2019 Fresh off the world premiere and historic opening as the first ever Canadian documentary to open Toronto International Film Festival, Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and The Band will kick off the 6th annual Lunenburg Doc Fest on September 19. Once Were Brothers tells the story of the roots-rock act that changed folk music…

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PRESS RELEASE: Decision-makers converge for Lunenburg Doc Fest’s fourth ‘Dock Market’

September 3, 2019

For immediate release: September 3, 2019 Film industry stakeholders will gather in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia — a scenic UNESCO World Heritage Site by the sea — on September 20–22. During the 6th annual Lunenburg Doc Fest industry decision-makers will take part in panels, networking, and professional development sessions. Local and international filmmakers will connect with producers,…

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