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July 2018 News & Events

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World Oceans Day: Friday, June 8

This World Oceans Day, dive into our Festival archives for some impactful Cinemaquatic films. Funnel that inspiration into action by joining of many simultaneous marches, flotillas, and water celebrations across the country in the March for the Ocean Saturday, June 9th. March for the Ocean is about the survival of our blue planet.  But it’s also about the fact that it’s not too late to turn the tide - restore and protect what we love.


 

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June 2018 News & Events

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May 2018 News & Events

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International Workers' Day: Tuesday, May 1

Get inspired this International Workers’ Day with these four incredible films. Find out about the untold origins of workers’ unions, how labor activists are challenging systems of power, and how beauty and artistry can be found in surprising places.

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April 2018 News & Events

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Join Our Team! Spring/Summer Internships now open

If you love films and are passionate about the environment, this is your chance to make Green Film Fest 2018 the best yet. 

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Green Film Fest Moves to September, Aligning with Global Climate Action Summit

San Francisco Green Film Festival is pleased to announce that Green Film Fest 2018 will open in September to align with the city’s Global Climate Action Summit.

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Call for Entries: Green Film Fest 2018

Be part of San Francisco's leading event for films & discussions about people and the planet. 

Submit your film now to Green Film Fest 2018, coming in September.

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Green Film Network & UN Environment sign partnership for worldwide film festival initiatives

We're thrilled that the Green Film Network has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the United Nations Environment Programme for worldwide collaboration. 

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Office space available in Ninth St Film Center

Want to work at the heart of SF's independent film community?

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Announcing the Green Film Network Awards 2017

The Green Film Network Awards are the International awards for the best environmental documentaries of the year.

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Five films that shed light on environmental racism in the US

We’ve been shocked by the recent events in Charlottesville and the stark reminder of our racial inequality here in the US. And now on August 26, a white supremacist rally is coming to San Francisco. (Join us this weekend at one of the city’s peaceful protests.)

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Celebrate #Canada150 with these great green films

We’re celebrating Canada’s 150th Anniversary and taking a look back at the many great Canadian films that have shown at Green Film Fest.

Each year, we’re proud to bring many films from North of the border to San Francisco with support from our friends at the Consulate General of Canada in SF. Here our some of our favorite Canadian films & guests from recent festivals:

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Summer Member Special

Help us make our goal of welcoming twenty new SFGFF members this summer! 

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Our Favorite Dramas Featuring Environmental Activists

When you think of environmentalists as characters in Hollywood movies, I'm sure you've seen all the stereotypes.

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NEA Supports Reel Science Challenge

We're thrilled to announce National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) support for a new SF Green Film Festival program - Reel Science Challenge.

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Could you ride 324 miles in 5 days on 2 wheels?

Our amazing cycling team are training hard for California Climate Ride. They're nearly at their donation goal, but they need your help right now to get there by June 2.

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Green Film Fest 2017 - Watch Again

Want to share your favorite Green Film Fest film with friends? Did you love the film so much you want to see it again? 

Here you can find details of where you can watch Green Film Fest 2017 feature films.

(last updated: May, 2017)

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Green Film Fest Closes On A Musical Note

Green Film Fest 2017 ended on a musical note April 26 with the Closing Night World Premiere of Twelve Pianos, after hosting a week of the latest environmental films, expert panels, and discussions in theaters across the city.

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