2016 Climate Action Film Contest: Winners

Thank you to everyone who entered the Climate Action Film Contest. We received 251 entries! 

The winners here all brought to life San Francisco's Climate Action goals, which address the causes of human-made climate change and are elegantly articulated as 0-50-100-Roots—zero waste, 50% of all trips made in sustainable modes of transit, 100% renewable energy and roots, which refers to capturing carbon and healing the planet. Full Press Release >>

Entries are now open for 2017! Submit your climate action film now.

CATEGORIES

PRIZES

  • First Prize (in each category): $300 cash prize, Autodesk's Entertainment Creation Suite Ultimate, plus a screening at the 2016 SF Green Film Festival.
  • Second Prize (in each category): $200 cash prize
  • Third Prize (in each category): $100 cash prize

JURY MEMBERS
Gemma Bradshaw, COO, SF Green Film Festival
Rachel Caplan, CEO, SF Green Film Festival
Stephanie Rico, SVP Environmental Affairs, Wells Fargo
Chris Rochette, Administrator, ARUP
Shawn Rosenmoss, Senior Environmental Specialist, SF Department of the Environment 

 

WINNERS: K-8

1st Prize: Walk to School

Dir. Mitchell Rusitzky, San Francisco Bay Area

 

2nd Prize: Ride to School!

Dir. Serena Unger & Family, San Francisco Bay Area

 

3rd Prize: Recycle Responsibly

Dir. Leela Wong, San Francisco Bay Area

 

 

WINNERS: HIGH SCHOOL

1st Prize: The Art of Bicycling

Dir. Arshad Muhammad, San Francisco Bay Area 

 

2nd Prize: Garbology 101

Dir. John Bunyuo Njabi, Cameroon

 

3rd Prize: Zombees

Dir. D'Arion Curry-Matthews, San Francisco Bay Area

 

 

WINNERS: GENERAL PUBLIC

1st Prize: Kidchup

Dir. Carolina Giannini Veirano and Guilherme Ghussn, Brazil

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2nd Prize: Nature Rx

Dir. Justin Bogardus, USA

 

3rd Prize: Natural Love

Dir. Kuesti Fraun, Germany

 

 

WINNERS: ORGANIZATION

1st Prize: Ice is Melting

Dir. Sebastian Stojetz/Greenpeace, Germany

 

2nd Prize: Karbon Kombat

Dir. David Chai/Green Ninja Project, San Francisco Bay Area

 

3rd Prize: War of Greencraft

Dir. Ariana Husain and Victoria Chames/Business Council on Climate Change, San Francisco Bay Area

 

HONORABLE MENTIONS

Recycling is our Cure

Dir. Lexi Wong, San Francisco Bay Area

 

JungleStairs

Dir. Ken Fisher and Ann Carol, San Francisco Bay Area

 

Don't Drive. Text!

Dir. Cole Roberts/ARUP, San Francisco Bay Area


 

Contest Presented By: 

SF Green Film FestivalSF Environment 

The Mix at SFPL

 

Thank You to our Contest Sponsors:

ARUPGoogleWells Fargo

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