Green Screen

International Wildlife Filmfestival Eckernfōrde


Each year in September, GREEN SCREEN International Wildlife Film Festival Eckernförde attracts more than a hundred international professionals from the wildlife film industry and up to 20.000 visitors. Since 2007 it has grown to become the largest annual wildlife film festival in Europe.

The five day festival programme offers more than one hundred screenings at different venues, often with filmmakers present to offer insight into their work, also there are workshops and panels.

A glamorous award ceremony celebrating the winners in the 16 categories is the final highlight of the event.


Submissions for 2018 are open from December 15th 2017 – March, 15th 2018:



Earlybird discount (25 % on the total entry fees) applies for submissions before February, 15th.

Submission deadline: March, 15th 2018

Regulations, submission forms and descriptions:


More information about the festival:



The deadline for the next festival edition is set for: Thursday 15 March 2018

Additional informations

Film submissions for the the edition 2018: 15th December 2017 - 15th March 2018 →


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