Film Festival Opening
Thursday, August 2, Westport
Friday, August 3, Freeport
Do you have a passion for creative storytelling? Showcase your talent at the Breaking Waves Film Festival, an annual event that features short films from local, domestic and international talent. The event takes place Friday, August 3, on picturesque Long Island, Nova Scotia. This quaint fishing village rests within the Bay of Fundy, home of the highest tides in the world. Come for the festival; stay for the breathtaking scenery. We hope to see your short film submission.
Awards & Prizes
1st Prize for Local entries: $250
1st Prize for Canadian entries: $300
1st Prize for International entries: $350
Rules & Terms
The video must be 2 minutes or under (not including credits).
Each video may be submitted in one category only.
Video content and style is determined solely by the applicant.
All entries will be reviewed by a 5 member panel of judges, whose decision will be final.
By submitting to this festival, you agree to allow the organizers of the Breaking Waves Film Festival to use your video, in part or whole, for presentation at the festival, as well as for promotional purposes prior to and after the event. Promotion may include using your video on our Youtube channel, Facebook and other media.
To view videos from last year’s Film Festival please visit