Established for the 2014 Festival by Julia and Richard Moe in memory of their son, Eric, to honor his strong interest in film and his commitment to sustainability, the Eric Moe Award for Best Short on Sustainability recognizes a short film for its inventive solutions to balancing the needs of humans and nature. The award includes a $5,000 cash prize.
(Canada/Tanzania, 2016, 79 min.)
Directed by Craig Norris.
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(USA, 2014, 28 min)
Directed by Matthew Podolosky
(USA, 2014, 25 min.)
at the National Geographic Society
(Zambia/South Africa, 2012, 5 min.)
Directed by Rowan Pybus.
Finalists: Field Chronicles: Chingaza – The Water’s Journey directed by Peter Stonier, John Martin, Becca Field and Sebastian Perry and produced by the Conservation International Visual Storytelling Alliance; Good Habits in 60 Seconds directed by Marlon Tenório; HOPE? directed by Simone Giampaolo; Ordinary Life directed by Tomoya Nakamura and Shoki Watanabe; and The Silkies of Madagascar directed by David Evans.