5th San Francisco Green Film Festival

The 2015 SF Green Film Festival, May 28 - June 3, marked the 5th Anniversary of the Festival.

There were over 60 films from 26 countries to transport Bay Area audiences around the world, bringing them stories that would otherwise go unheard, and sparking your environmental imagination.

Filmmakers, environmental experts and audiences set the scene for environmental change in the next five years.


2015 Program Guide

Our Festival Wrap Report outlines our biggest achievements and gives you a flavor of the films and discussions at the 2015 Festival. Highlights include:

  • 33% increase in admissions

  • 79% of Festival attendees said the film inspired them to take action or change something in their life

  • At 4 in 5 shows there were special guests, including filmmakers, film subjects and experts, to discuss the issues with the audience.

“I love the San Francisco Green Film Festival, because the corporate media is not telling us the stories we need to know and the Festival is.” ~ Annie Leonard, Greenpeace

"What an amazing turn out of San Francisco's best environmental supporters! There is no shortage of passion among the festival staff and the audience." ~ Gina Pababeis, co-producer, Racing Extinction

“The San Francisco Green Film Festival (May 28 – June 3) focuses our attention with wit and enthusiasm, eschewing superficial provocation for a deeper, longerlasting impact...Festival director Rachel Caplan maintains an unwavering emphasis on positive change.” ~ Michael Fox, KQED 


2015 Fest Wrap


Explore our program for the 5th San Francisco Green Film Festival:





Thank you sponsors 


 Kaiser PermanenteWells Fargo




All Our 2015 Sponsors