Film Submission Deadline:

Film Festival

The Alaska Forum on the Environment (AFE) is proud to announce our 10th Annual Film Festival. We are inviting interested agencies, organizations, as well as individual participants to submit films to be shown at the Film Festival. Films should be current, applicable to the AFE, and typically 30 minutes in length, although longer films will be considered. Topics include (but are not limited to): invasive species, climate change, emergency response, environmental regulations, pollution prevention, energy resource conservation, and rural issues. Films must be submitted on CD, DVD-R, or DVD+R format. Agencies, organizations, or individuals submitting a film must provide a representative or a written introduction to the film that can be read prior to its presentation. AFE must receive your film by January 14th, 2019, in order for it to be reviewed.

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Selection Process

The AFE Film Festival seeks any combination of inventive, incisive, innovational work that complements the Forum. Submissions should be high-quality productions worthy of placement in the Film Festival. All entries must be pre-screened for eligibility. Each is judged solely on its own merits for originality, quality, content, and adherence to conference themes.

Receipt Acknowledgment: to receive acknowledgment of receipt, you must enclose a stamped self-addressed envelope or postcard with your submission.

Notification: Films selected for screening will be notified prior to AFE 2019.

Disclaimer and Agreement: Every precaution will be exercised in handling entries. Film Festival organizers, employees, sponsors, and participating individuals or organizations cannot assume responsibility for damage to or loss of submitted materials. Submission of a work confirms that the AFE has permission to show and exhibit it during the conference. Please note that compensation for exhibiting films will not be provided.