The film that started it all! The Age of Stupid inspired the founding of the first Green Film Fest. Pete Postlethwaite stars as a man living in the devastated future world of 2055, looking back at old footage from our time and asking: why didn't we stop climate change when we had the chance?Read more
A crowdsourced documentary about a new mother’s quest to understand the increasing isolation and disconnection of the digital age, its planetary impact, and how cargo bikes could be an antidote. How can choices within our nuclear families effect change on a global scale?Read more
Building on a family legacy of exploration and environmental filmmaking, Céline Cousteau journeys to the Brazilian Amazon in order to bear witness to the indigenous communities' fight for survival. She shares their rarely seen stories of cultural pride and traditional way of life set against the legacy of colonialism and threats from outsiders.Read more
Meet passionate and tenacious conservationists as they fight to stop forest elephant poaching in Africa’s Congo Basin region. Institutional challenges like corruption and lack of funding threaten to derail their attempts to save those that remain.Read more
Journey along this emotional odyssey in the Lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas with advocates who show their fierce commitment to home, justice, wild beauty, monarch butterflies, and the future of the US-Mexico borderlands.Read more
Think "the Jane Goodall of giraffes" and you'd get Canadian zoologist and feminist trailblazer Dr. Anne Innis Dagg, whose unprecedented work and scholarship on South African wildlife was stonewalled by institutional chauvinism. This film highlights both her pioneering research and her tireless fight for gender equity.Read more
Throughout the Festival we showcase an array of new, International short films.
Here's the A-Z of shorts screened at the Green Film Fest 2018.
Four Indigenous leaders embark on an extraordinary trans-continental adventure from the Canadian plains to the heart of the Amazonian jungle.Read more
A transportation of seeds between the Arctic and Lebanon unfolds a complex matrix of people and plant lives between two distant spots of the earth.Read more