Submissions

Submissions for the 26th Annual Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital are now closed

The DCEFF takes place every March at venues throughout the Washington, D.C. area. We welcome films on all topics related to the natural and built environment.

Submission Categories

Short Films
This category includes films with a running time of 40 minutes or less, including credits. All Short films will automatically be considered for the Eric Moe Award for Best Short on Sustainability.

Feature Films
This category includes films with a running time greater than 40 minutes. All Feature films submitted will automatically be considered for the following awards: the Polly Krakora Award for Artistry in Film, the William W. Warner Beautiful Swimmers Award, and the Shared Earth Foundation Award for Advocacy.

Check back later in 2018 for important deadlines regarding the 2019 DCEFF.

 

2017 Deadlines

  • Regular Submission: 
  • Late Submission: 
  • Notification Date: 
  • Festival Dates: 
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