Category Archives: News & Announcements

EFF Wins Mayor’s Award for Arts!!

  Twenty-five years ago EFF founder Flo Stone had a vision for a film festival that would celebrate our planet and inspire people to protect…

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Hurricane Harvey is a Climate Change Disaster. Here’s How You Can Help …

  For those of us watching Hurricane Harvey from the sidelines, the feeling of helplessness is as palpable as our sense of urgency. Meteorologist Eric…

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Director Jon Bowermaster Captures the Changing Tides of Man and Sea

  It’s #FilmmakerFriday! And today we’re checking in with DCEFF alum Jon Bowermaster, writer, filmmaker and adventurer extraordinaire. Bowermaster has written a dozen books and…

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#DCEFF25 Youth Film Award Finalists

99 CENTS (1 min) Miles Tiller, 13; Lucien Anderson, 13; Ketan Mampara, 13, Washington Latin Public Charter School (Ward 6)   CITY’S END (1:09 min)…

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WATCH: Young DC Envirofilm-makers in Action

DC There sure is some amazing talent coming out of the nation’s capital! Last Friday, Jan. 27 marked the end of the #DCEFF25 Digital Shorts Competition. Funded…

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DCEFF Board Member Will Be Honored By James Beard Foundation

Beard Foundation Will Honor Restaurant Nora Founder and DCEFF Board Member Nora Pouillon  Pouillon opened her Dupont Circle restaurant in 1979. Twenty years later, it…

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Graham Townsley: Confessions of an Environmental Filmmaker

This speech was delivered by filmmaker Graham Townsley on Thursday, October 6, 2016 at the Environmental Film Festival’s annual benefit luncheon, which took place at…

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DCEFF Tours NASA Goddard

Did you know that NASA houses the largest collection of scientific storytellers in the country? This week, the Environmental Film Festival visited NASA’s Goddard Space…

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