DREFF

5th DREFF (September 8th-13th, 2015)

The 5th Dominican Republic Environmental Film Festival (DREFF) will take place in the city of Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic) next September 8h-13th, 2015.

DREFF aims to raise awareness and deepen the understanding a of environmental issues among Dominican audiences. At the same time, the Festival celebrates the beauty and diversity of the Dominican Republic’s natural heritage and offers insights into attitudes and actions that will contribute to its appreciation, conservation and sustainable use.

By screening a diverse selection of high quality films that deal with pressing issues, and by organizing discussion panels with environmental experts, filmmakers and other stakeholders, the Festival seeks to promote dialogue and inspire Dominican viewers to adopt practices that will ensure the country’s environmental sustainability and health. By bringing together young people, scholars, experts, activists, filmmakers, representatives from the public and private sector, non-governmental organizations, as well as wide audiences from all walks of life, the Festival promotes programs and projects that contribute to environmental protection, conservation and sustainability.

For more information:
http://www.muestracinemedioambientaldominicana.org