Green Film Fest 2017 - Free Events


Death By A Thousand Cuts

Juan Mejia Botero and Jake Kheel, USA, 2016, 73 mins

The murder of a park ranger highlights the tension between Haiti and the Dominican Republic over mass deforestation.


April 21, 12:00pm. SFPL


Green_VR.jpgGreen VR

From the bottom of the oceans to the top of mountains, a hands-on viewing of stunning new VR environmental films.

Part of the Earth Day Festival at the Bayview Opera House.

April 21, 5:30pm. Bayview Opera House

053015_HappyHour_byTommyLau_01.jpgHappy Hours @ FestHQ

Green Film Fest attendees come join us at FestHQ for a complimentary local wine or beer and to share your views on the Festival films with guests and attendees. 21+


April 21, 22 & 23, 5:00pm - 7.00pm. 518 Valencia



[The Climate Studio] x Survival Media Agency Pop-Up

Gallery Opening Party featuring original photos and works from Survival Media Agency’s renowned climate and protest coverage. Exhibit runs April 21 thru 23.



April 21, 7:00pm. 518 Valencia



Inspiring Lives: a conversation with Flo Stone

Flo has inspired countless people through the power of cinema throughout her career. Join us for an intimate conversation about her motivation and experiences.


April 22, 1:30pm. 518 Valencia



How do you know if your story is making a difference?

Whether you’re trying to spur action or shift deeply-held beliefs, this interactive workshop with Active Voice founder Ellen Schneider will help you make informed, realistic decisions about your film's campaign. 

April 22, 3:15pm. 518 Valencia



How do you tell your story in 3 minutes?

Meet short film specialists and find out how you can make you story have depth and emotion in a small package.


April 23, 1:00pm. 518 Valencia



How should you distribute your film?

Meet Bay Area film distributors and hear their insider view on how to make sure your film reaches a wide audience.


April 23, 2:30pm. 518 Valencia


Flint.jpgFLINT: a work-in-progress

A preview of Anthony Baxter’s latest feature documentary about the lead in drinking water crisis in Flint, Mich.


Apr 23, 3:45pm, 518 Valencia