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Wildlife Film Festival Rotterdam 2021 Last Call for Entries with final deadline tomorrow

  The 7th Wildlife Film Festival Rotterdam (WFFR) will take place from 26 – 31 October 2021. The festival focuses on the screening of wildlife, environment, sustainability, climate change and conservation documentaries. The competition is free of fees. Entries must be submitted before 1 May 2021. Last call for entries for the seventh editon of The Netherlands' main wildlife film festival!   The 2021 festival takes place in beautiful Rotterdam, The...

SUNCINE (Spain - Mexico) 2021 Calling for entries

  CALL FOR ENTRIES SUNCINE  announces its open-call and welcomes submissions for the International Environmental Film Festival  SPAIN / MEXICO The festival will take place on November  3- 11, 2021. Registration for the 28th SUNCINE Festival is FREE and is open until July 31, 2021 on the following platforms: FILMFREEWAY: www.filmfreeway.com FESTHOME: www.festhome.com ACCIONS 3E  is a Non-Profit Cultural Association organizes the 28th SUNCINE International En...

Panel on Sustainability in Filmmaking @ Palm Springs International Film Society

A discussion for a more sustainable film industry.        Website ShortFest 2021 ...

For the Planet... For the People... & All Life on Earth

  Come to Gather... Right Now!  Over We! Where & When TBA Soon!       Are You a Filmmaker? Have Friends That Are?    ...

EARTHxTV Now available anytime from anywhere on any device

      Watch the new 24x7 EarthxTV channel and VOD (Video On Demand) library airing original shows, award-winning documentaries, daily news and global events.    Download the EarthxTV App today!    Want more? Sign up for FREE and be the first to see show premieres, advanced screenings and exclusive content.   SIGN UP HERE    Five new shows premiering this week:   Energy 4| Transforming Power&nbs...

Last call for films on environment & human rights for The SiciliAmbiente Film Festival

The deadline for the film contest is coming up on April 30th. Submit your film on our website or on Filmfreeway, Festhome, Click4festivals and Movibeta. We are now accepting SHORTS (fiction, doc, or animation), FEATURE DOCUMENTARIES and FICTION FILMS!   Only 2 weeks left. ...

This Week on EarthxTV April 12 - 18

WATCH       Program Schedule   Join us for EarthxTV show premieres ----  our Earth Day Celebration April 16-25.     Film Festival April 16-25 ...

Call for entry opens for The Innsbruck Nature Film Festival (INFF)

  CURTAINS UP FOR SUBMISSIONS TO THE 20th INNSBRUCK NATURE FILM FESTIVAL! The Innsbruck Nature Film Festival (INFF) springs into spring with the Call for Entry to submit films for the 20th edition of the internationally renowned festival. The period for applications is 31 March to 15 July 2021 for films dealing with topics of nature, the environment and sustainability. A breath of fresh air: For its 20th anniversary, Katja Trippel, experienced science- and environmental journ...

Wildlife Film Festival Rotterdam 2021 Call for Entries

  The seventh editon of The Netherlands' main wildlife film festival is open for entries!    The 7th Wildlife Film Festival Rotterdam (WFFR) will take place from 26 – 31 October 2021. The festival focuses on the screening of wildlife, environment, sustainability, climate change and conservation documentaries. The competition is free of fees. Entries must be submitted before 1 May 2021. The 2021 festival takes place in beautiful Rotterdam, The Netherlan...

African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) partners with Jackson Wild to deliver training program to build conservation awareness

  AFRICAN CONSERVATION VOICES MEDIA LABS EQUIP AFRICAN VIDEOGRAPHERS WITH EXPERTISE AND ACCESS TO GRANTS FOR CONSERVATION STORYTELLING African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) partners with Jackson Wild to deliver training program to build conservation awareness and appreciation for conservation efforts on the continent  NAIROBI, KENYA/JACKSON HOLE, WY/WASHINGTON, D.C. (1 April 2021) – A new series of media workshops organized by AWF and Jackson Wild will provide hundreds of v...

Earth Day Movie Night! Watch Yann Arthus-Bertrand 's newest film LEGACY

 Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz Presents the US Premiere of   LEGACY By Yann Arthus-Bertrand   online on Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 8:00pm   Accessible online in California. In French with English subtitles.   Théâtre Raymond Kabbaz (TRK), the performance space at Le Lycée Français de Los Angeles, is proud to present the US Premiere of long-time environmental activist, photographer, and filmmaker Yann Arthus-Bertrand, and h...

Green/environmental film festival LIVABLE PLANET FILM FEST Launching April 22-May 2

  Livable Planet Film Festival presented by SF IndieFest April 22 - May 2, 2021 Presented virtually at www.sfindie.com San Francisco IndieFest is thrilled to announce the launch of the Livable Planet Film Festival, a new film festival kicking off on Earth Day 2021 that will bring 67 independent feature and short length films from around the world that focus on green and environmental issues in both fun and revealing ways. Hoping to fill the void lef...

The Blue Water International Film Festival calling

The Blue Water International Film Festival celebrates World Oceans Day, June 8th, on the prestigious Martha’s Vineyard at the Martha’s Vineyard Film Center. The festival will run from June 4th - 8th, 2021. The theme of the Blue Water Int'l Film Festival is about our “Big Blue Planet"; the festival's purpose is to encourage attendees to think broadly about how climate change affects planet Earth and deeply about the universal concerns and actions needed to bring ...

Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival kicked off virtual mode

The Philadelphia Environmental Festival is going virtual this year! From September 23—27, this year’s event showcases 50 inspiring films from around the world, plus filmmaker Q&As, panel discussions, award announcements and more––and you can watch them all from the comfort of your home. full program: https://watch.eventive.org/philaenvirofilmfestival2020 Virtual Unlimited Passes and Single Tickets are on sale now http://bit.ly/PHEFF202...

Mountainfilm Announces 2020 Commitment Grant Winners

  Mountainfilm is delighted to announce the 2020 Commitment Grant recipients. The 14 winners, selected by a jury, were chosen from hundreds of applicants working on projects in various stages of production that embody Mountainfilm’s mission to inspire audiences to create a better world. “I’m so impressed by the slate of films that are being supported through the Commitment Grant,” says Festival Director Suzan Beraza. “It’s a testament to t...

You are invited to join us in the audience for Good Pitch Local Texas!

This curated program will highlight and support short-form non-fiction media projects and powerful stories from community leaders addressing climate justice in Texas. This event is a model for radical collaboration, offering cross-sector support for the featured projects.Y ou are invited to join us in the audience for Good Pitch Local Texas!  How does it work? We have invited both media makers looking for partnership and support, and leaders who are at ...

2021 New York WILD Film Festival cancelled for now

Our friend Nancy Rosenthal festival founder and executive director shared the following sad news about the cancellation of the 8th edition due to the pandemic situation...: As has happened with other events, it is with great disappointment that we will not present the 8th annual NY WILD Film Festival in February 2021.  As a result the call for entries is cancelled. At this point we are undecided about holding a virtual festival. Thank you to the ...

VIDEO: On earth Day Pope Francis honored the planet Bono and Zuchhero sang

   Earth Day Live Starts at 9am ET TODAY @EARTHDAY.ORG In honor of Earth Day’s 50th anniversary, Earth Day Network  and Earth Day Italia announce today in Rome, His Holiness Pope Francis celebrated Earth Day with a message to the global community. His message was one of hope for the planet. A few hours earlier, in honor of today being the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, world-renowned musical artists Zucchero “Sugar” Fornaciari and Bono sang “CANTA LA VI...

SiciliAmbiente film festival Calling for your green films

  April 30, 2020 Final Deadline SUBMIT NOW   The 12th annual SiciliAmbiente Film Festival will take place in July 2020: July 3 – 10, 2020. The aim of SiciliAmbiente Festival is to promote independent documentary cinema and to encourage creative exchange and networking among the directors. This Festival is organized and sponsored by Demetra Produzioni SAS and CANTIERE 7 Cultural Association, with the support of the City of San Vito Lo Capo and many other sponso...

BIFED2020 Open for entries!

Submissions are opened for the Competition Section of Bozcaada International Festival of Ecological Documentary! #BIFED2020  www.bifed.org We started the preparations for the Bozcaada International Ecological Documentary Festival, which will be held for the seventh time in Bozcaada between October 7-11. BIFED, born in Bozcaada in order to create an independent space f...

2020 Matsalu Nature Film Festival calling

  REMINDER!   If uou haven´t submitted yet: there are only a few weeks left to submit your films to the 18th edition of MAFF | Matsalu Nature Film Festival! Read more and submit here: filmfreeway.com/matsalufilm  SUBMISSION ENDS MAY 1  We are looking forward to seeing your films at MAFF 2020! Thank you for your interest and collaboration! Thank you if you already submitted! Stay safe! ????     Heli Tetlov Head of Programming   MAFF ...

The sixth editon of The Netherlands' main wildlife film festival is now open for entries!

Wildlife Film Festival Rotterdam (WFFR) is the first and largest wildlife festival in The Netherlands. WFFR focuses on the screening of wildlife, environment, sustainability and conservation documentaries. The next edition will take place from 27 October - 1 November 2020.   The 2020 festival takes place in beautiful Rotterdam, The Netherlands and will feature some of the best wildlife films from all over the world. We will be screening all of our Official Selections in the hear...

COVID-19 update: The International Nature Film Festival Gödöllő is postponed to 11-13 September 2020

Dear Filmmakers, NEW DATE: 11-13 September 2020. International Nature Film Festival Gödöllő   Besause of the global health emergency the Festival has been cancelled to        11-13. September 2020. All of the Festival's programs will be held on this new date. However, every projects and processes of the Festival are still going on like the rating of the submitted films. We will notify every submitters with the selection results until 15 of...

Innsbruck Nature Film Festival calling till june 1st

INNSBRUCK NATURE FILM FESTIVAL 2020 Amidst the richness and magnificence of nature, the INNSBRUCK NATURE FILM FESTIVAL will take place for the 19th time between the 6-9th October 2020. The film programme will be decided in the next few weeks.           ...

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