April 5–7, 2019 • Submissions Open September 4


Our mission is to bring the planet to Philadelphia through the power of environmental films.

The Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival uses the power of film to entertain, inspire, and inform about challenges facing our planet, along with films celebrating the profound beauty of the earth. Festival highlights include an Opening Night Red Carpet Reception, a juried competiton with awards, discussions with filmmakers and subject experts, a student film competition, an exciting youth film program, and other special events.

Learn more about the Philadelphia Environmental Film Festival here. (Produced by The PHILO Project)



265 total Submissions

from 43 countries

34 Official Selections

9 features

25 shorts

9 countries

11 Women Directors

7 Juried Awards

1 Audience Favorite Award