Inspiring the Climate Action Agenda at the Marrakech Climate Conference COP22 the winning filmmakers of the World Bank Group’s 2016 Film4Climate Global Video Competition were celebrated on the large screen on Sunday 13th November and received awards for achievement in filmmaking around themes supporting the Sustainable Development Goals.
The winners were selected by a jury of esteemed film, communications and environmental luminaries including the Jury President, Bernardo Bertolucci.
Awards were given to artists for best Short Film and best Public Service Announcement (PSA). Special awards were given for videos dealing with Pricing Carbon Pollution, for videos from the Middle East and North Africa region (MENA), for the Popular Vote and for Young filmmakers, aged 14-17 years old.
The Film4Climate Global Video Competition 2016 winners were announced as part of the daylong event “Film4Climate: Empowering Global Climate Action” presented by the Connect4Climate program of the World Bank Group at the historic Cinema Le Colisée in Marrakech.