SF Green Film Festival is honored to host the 5th Annual International Green Film Network Awards – the first time that this annual ceremony will take place in the USA. This is a celebration of the world’s top environmental films as recognized by the Green Film Network (GFN) to promote environmental films worldwide and encourage initiatives that raise awareness of environmental issues. GFN is an association of the world’s leading environmental film festivals to support the diversity and strength of documentary work around the globe, and is partnered with the United Nations Environment Program.

This year, the Network presents two awards, best Feature and best Short for the best environmental documentaries of the year. Nominated by the 40 worldwide member festivals and decided by a global jury.

Green Film Network Feature Award   GENESIS 2.0, Christian Frei, Maxim Arbugaev

Green Film Network Short Award      WATER WARRIORS, Michael Premo