The Center for Environmental Filmmaking and The Nature Conservancy thank each of the filmmaking teams who submitted films for consideration in the 2017 Eco-Comedy Video Competition.
We received a total of 48 individual submissions and they were wonderful!
To all of the filmmakers who took part, we salute your passion, hard work, and creativity!
It was difficult to narrow it down but after much deliberation it is our pleasure to announce the finalists of the competition:
Receiving an Honorable Mention are:
Environmental News: APOCALYPSE EDITION
by Elizabeth Herzfeldt-Kamprath and Matthew Morris
The Environmental Quiz
by Ezra Anteneh, Mateos Anteneh, Noelle Anteneh, Asher Anteneh,
Anteneh Mekong, and Mimi Abraham
Braking Winds on Channel 4
by José C. Pons and Chelsey Cartwright
The Finalists are:
Ways to Kill the Earth
by Maddy de Visé, Caitlyn Forté, Amie Frey, Kasey Hammond,
and Chloe Mangiafico
by Rich Herstek and Nick Brown
by Megan King
by Nishant Carr
by Ross Fairgrieve
And the Grand Prize winner of the 2017 Eco-Comedy Video Competition is:
Grand Prize winner Ashley Holmes will be receiving the $2000 prize money!
You are warmly invited to see all these funny videos on Tuesday, March 21 at 7 pm at the DC Environmental Film Festival in the Doyle/Forman Theater located in the McKinley Building on the American University campus. The Reception starts at 6:30 pm.