Halifax, NS 2015, 
"The Emerging Lens Cultural Film Festival"
 celebrates its 5th year!

 Our theme for 2015 is "Through Our Eyes" "The Building Of Our Cultural Film Scene", We chose this theme for several reasons as we believe every year we come together for the festival, creates greater opportunities and possibilities for our filmmakers and artisans in this medium. We are really proud to say that we continue to grow our multiple connections through our community and our partnerships. Featured this year are local filmmakers as well as filmmakers who originate from many parts of Canada and the world.

This year featuring such films and film makers as:

 Andre Fenton - “Family”
Bruce Lyons - “Believe It”
 Asna Adhami - “Angry Tea”
 Jarrett Shaw - “Psycho Analog”
 Tara Taylor - “Read Between the Lines”
 Somnath Chakraborty - “Ujantali”
 Jibril Mailafia - “The Throne”
...and more!!

Free Admission For All Events

Opening Night, April 22, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.

RealEyez (Erin Dorrington)

Halifax Central Library, 5440 Spring Garden Rd

Thursday Night, April 23, 2015 at 7 p.m.

Tamar Dina - Pan Drums

DaVinci College, 1577 Barrington St.


Friday Night, April 24, 2015 at 7 p.m.

Maje - “Viola Desmond Song Contest Winner” 

The Black Cultural Centre, 10 Cherry Brook Rd


Saturday Night, April 25, 2015 at 7 p.m.

Owen Lee, Vanassa "Asia " Symonds
 and Jesse Brown 

The Black Cultural Centre, 10 Cherry Brook Rd

Special Guest- Torrey Russell - Artist Talk - 
featuring his documentary

“Broadway In The Hood; Open Doors, Open Dreams.”

Saturday Morning, April 25, 2015 
10:30 a.m to 1:30 p.m.

Pitch Perfect Workshop /Artists Talk

Winner: Production Membership Grant 
Sponsored by Centre for Art Tapes

Halifax North Branch Library, 2285 Gottingen St.

Poster and Logo by Barry Leavitt (Believe It Designs)
Pitch Session Production 
Membership Grant Prize Sponsor!!