9th Cinema Planeta, 2 – 7 May, 2017

The 9th Cinema Planeta, Mexico’s International Film and Environment Festival will be held in Cuernavaca, Mexico from 2nd up to 7th May, 2017.

This year edition is dedicated to Climate change, seeing that “Last year, 2016, we faced great challenges such as droughts, unusual storms, rising seas and oceans, and so on, that we, as humanity, have to assume together. Millions of people were displaced by events related to the climate, it is urgent to take actions that mitigate and reverse the effects of global warming.
Climate change is closely linked to energy generation and it is for this reason that Cinema Planeta, Mexico’s International Film and Environment Festival, dedicates its ninth edition to this theme in the different activities of the festival”.

The official competition selection is made up by 11 documentaries from Russia, Sweden, China, Mexico, Bolivia, Belgium, Netherlands, USA, Austria-Luxembourg and Ecuador, which will compete for the best international documentary award.

The program will soon be online.