Submit an original short documentary

for a chance to see your film showcased before a live audience



** CASH PRIZES for the top 3 films plus a special AWARD! **


Click on the YOUTH tab for more information or click here for the Submission Guidelines & Form.

In addition to Lunenburg Doc Fest, LighthouseNOW’s S-Video Fest offers another opportunity for South Shore youth filmmakers. To learn more about both festivals and filmmaking contests check out the video below!

Stay tuned for details about Lunenburg Doc Fest’s FREE Documentary Workshop for youth ages 13-18 to take place September 12 & 13 and 19 & 20. Save the dates and learn how to make your own documentary!

Special THANKS to Sam Maskell and Sara Langlais for creating the Lunenburg Doc Fest/S-Video Fest promo video!

Lunenburg Doc Fest