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19th Planet in Focus palmares

Toronto’s Planet in Focus Environmental Film Festival announced the winners for its 2018 festival.
The full list of winners is as follows:

Best Canadian Feature
Youth Unstoppable
by Slater Jewell-Kemker (Canada 2018, 87’)

Best Canadian Feature honourable mention
Midian Farm
by Liz Marshall (Canada 2018, 80’)

Best International Feature
When Lambs Become Lions
by Jon Kasbe (USA 2018, 76’)

Best Canadian short
Sun on Top of the House
Farhan Umedaly (Canada 2018, 14’)

Best International short
A Film about Animals (for my children to watch when they are older)
by Eric Daniel Metzgar (USA 2018, 12’)

The Green Pitch Prize went to Hannah Donegan and Ann Shin for their project The New Black Gold

Mark Haslman Award
El Taco Mazahua, entre el oro verde y la monarca
by Juan Pablo Ortíz Tallavas (Mexico 2017, 19’)

The festival’s previously announced Eco-Hero Awards were given to Canadian zoologist/author Anne Innis Dagg and American environmentalist Dr. John Francis.