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  • Filmmakers submit your film today!

    Submit your environmental film early for the best early bird rate. 

    Submit on Withoutabox

  • Congratulations 2018 Award Winning Films!

    The following films were awarded top honors on CEFF Opening Night 2018!

    How We Grow

    Directed by Tomas Zuccareno and Haley Thompson


    Melting Away

    Directed by Liam Walton


    The Salmon Forest

    Directed by Ben Hamilton


    A River’s Last Chance

    Directed by Shane Anderson


    Walk on the Mountain

    Directed by Madeleine Van Dam and Onika Richards


    See descriptions of these films on our films listing page. Click the “CEFF 2018 Winners” button in the top right filters section.

  • Prescription Strength launches website

    Link to Nature-Rx.org

    The short film ‘Prescription Strength’ was a big hit at the 2015 CEFF. Justin Bogardus, its producer has launched his website Nature-Rx.org. From their press release: “Nature-Rx.org is your website, where you can be entertained and informed about the benefits of getting outdoors – and to learn more about our new award-winning films, our next upcoming film series, and what else is happening with Nature-Rx.”

    From their website, you will also find information about their Kickstarter fundraising campaign once it becomes active.