StFX Extension Department will sponsor three films in the Antigonish International Film Festival 2017, October 26 – 28. Antigonish International Film Festival website:

Atlantic (2016)

Friday, October 27, 2017,  4:45 – 6:05 PM, Cineplex, Antigonish, NS (76 min.)

A beautifully filmed documentary about fishing resource allocation, oil exploration and politics affecting small Atlantic communities.

Ireland/Canada/Norway Director: Risteardo Ó Domhnaill

A New Economy (2016)

Saturday, October 28, 2017, 2:40 – 4:05 PM, Town Hall, Antigonish, NS (85 min.)

Seven interwoven stories of organizations moving toward a more cooperative future using non-traditional business models.

Canada Director: Trevor Meier

This Cold Life (2017)

Saturday, October 28, 2017, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM, Town Hall, Antigonish, NS (88 min.) Norway Director: Darren Mann

A tight-knit group of colourful and resourceful residents in Norway struggle to find innovative ways to sustain their small community.

Norway Director: Darren Mann