Documentary Award for Environmental Advocacy

Established for the 2014 Festival, the Documentary Award for Environmental Advocacy recognizes a film that best inspires advocacy in response to a compelling environmental challenge. The award includes a $10,000 cash prize.


2017 Winner

Before the Flood (1)

Before the Flood

 

(USA, 2016, 96 min.)

Directed by Fisher Stevens.

Read more about this film here.

2016 Winner

HowtoLetGo

How to Let Go of the World

(And Love All the Things

Climate Can’t Change)

(USA, 2016, 125min)

Directed by Josh Fox

 

2015 Winner

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Racing Extinction

(USA, 2015, 90 min.)

Directed by Louie Psihoyos.

Produced by Oceanic Preservation Society.

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Washington, DC Premiere:

Award Presentation & Reception
at the Carnegie Institution for Science

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DC Public Schools Screening
at the historic Warner Theater


2014 Winner

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Damnation

(USA, 2014, 94 min.)

Directed by Travis Rummel and Ben Knight.

Produced by Matt Stoecker and Travis Rummel.