Lunenburg Doc Fest (LDF) is now accepting submissions for its 4th annual event, September 21-24, 2017. The Festival showcases feature-length and short documentary films, educational opportunities, an industry market, and celebrations. Established and aspiring filmmakers are encouraged to submit documentaries for consideration.

LDF is expanding the festival program to include more films and special events, further enhancing the festival experience for film enthusiasts and filmmakers alike. The Festival presents a captivating mix of fact-based films from around the world, plus filmmakers’ events, community initiatives, awards and celebrations.

All fact-based films are considered, however, we have particular interest in documentaries that fall within one or more of the following categories: Atlantic, International, Environmental, Political, Art/Music, Youth/Family, Docudrama and Experimental.

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 The Festival invites filmmakers of officially selected feature documentaries to attend. Whenever possible, LDF assists with travel and accommodations for one attending filmmaker of each officially selected feature documentary.

Films selected for screening during Lunenburg Doc Fest will receive an honorarium and be considered for award categories including Best Feature DocumentaryAtlantic Filmmaker AwardShort Film Award, and Audience Award.