Entries by Lia Furxhi

9th CMS VATAVARAN palmares

The 9th competitive CMS VATAVARAN International Environment and Wildlife Film Festival and Forum has been held on November 2-6, 2017 at New Delhi, India. The theme of this edition of the festival has been ‘Conservation 4 Water’ which has been delved on issues of the inter-connectedness of climate change and water, water struggles in a […]

Greenpeace Film Festival People’s Award

With more than 9000 votes, Empathie, Spanish documentary directed by E. Antoja, wins the Public Prize of the first edition of the Greenpeace Film Festival. This film reveals, in a quirky and sympathetic way, all the abuses and aberrations of the use of animals in our way of life, figures and facts in support. In […]

EFFA 2017 palmares

The Environmental Film Festival in Albania has ended on October 28th. EFFA Jury 2017 gave its verdict! Here’s the palmares… EFFA 2017 Best Long Movie Sea of Life by Julia Burnes EFFA 2017 Best Short Movie Lake of Apples by Ljubo Stefanov and Tamara Kotevska EFFA LAB 2017 Patok Lagoon- a Paradise by Endrit Zemanaj

18th Planet in Focus palmares

Toronto’s Planet in Focus Environmental Film Festival announced the winners for its 2017 festival. Chanda Chevannes’ Unfractured was the big winner of the fest having scooped the prize for Best Canadian Feature. On the international front, the Chinese production Dream Empire, directed by David Borenstein, about the growing and increasingly perilous economy of development in […]

15th Cineamazônia palmares

On October 21st the 15th edition of the Cineamazônia Festival has ended. The award ceremony has been a great celebration to the Rondoniense cinema. Here’s all the award winners PRÊMIOS PREMIADO   PRÊMIO PARA MELHOR LONGA METRAGEM DOCUMENTÁRIO – TROFÉU MAPINGUARI “LOS OJOS DEL CAMINO”, DE RODRIGO OTERO HERAUD, (PERU)   PRÊMIO DANNA MERRIL: MELHOR […]

CineEco 2017 palmares

CineEco 2017 has been held in Seia, Portugal from October 14th up to 21st. Here’s the palmares. International Competition Long Grande Prémio CineEco 2017 Dusk Chorus, by Nika Saravanja and Alessandro D’Emilia, (Italy), 2016 Prémio Antropologia Ambiental _ Liberty Seguros How to Let Go of the World and Love All The Things Climate Can’t Change?, by Josh Fox, […]

BIFED palmares

On October 15th the 4th BIFED Bozcaada International Festival of Ecological Documentary has ended. Here’s the award winners: INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION FETHI KAYAALP GRAND AWARD “THANK YOU FOR THE RAIN” JULIA DAHR, DENMARK/NORWAY/KENYA, 2017, 87’ The first award goes to the documentary “Thank you for the Rain” by Julia Dahr and her protagonist Kisilu, an educated […]

2017 INFF Innsbruck Nature Film Festival palmares

On October 13th the winners of the 2017 INFF Innsbruck Nature Film Festival have been announced. Here’s the palmares… GRAND PRIZE OF THE CITY OF INNSBRUCK FOR THE BEST NATURE DOCUMENTARY DUSK CHORUS Nika Saravanja, Alessandro D’Emilia, David Monacchi, Italy 2016 GRAND PRIZE OF THE CITY OF INNSBRUCK FOR THE BEST ENVIRONMENTAL DOCUMENTARY THE LAST […]

DCEFF 2018 upcoming submission deadline

Submissions for the 26th Annual Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital (DCEFF) are now open! The 26th Annual DCEFF will take place March 15-25, 2018 in Washington, D.C. (USA). Films on all topics related to the natural and built environment are welcome. Submission Categories Short Films (up to 40 minutes). All Short films will automatically be […]