Call for Submissions is now closed for 2019 Festival –
Thank you for submitting and please join us in February!
CEFF, the largest environmental film festival between the coasts, seeks unique and meaningful environmental films that inspire, educate, and call audience members to act to protect and preserve our environment!
Who Should Submit a Film?
Filmmakers of all abilities and backgrounds are invited to submit their films in the following categories:
- Short Films (less than 40 minutes long)
- Feature Films
- Youth Submissions (for filmmakers under age 19; includes both short and feature films)
How to Submit a Film?
Submission for the 2019 Festival is now closed. Please check back in Summer 2019 for entry instructions for the 2020 Festival.
Create a free account as a filmmaker on our film submission site, Withoutabox.com, add your film project and submit it to our festival!
- August 31 – Early Bird Deadline (submit by this date for best price!)
- September 30 – Regular Deadline
- October 30 – Late Deadline
- November 15 – Extended Deadline
If you have a film to suggest for our consideration, please contact us!
Environmental Photography Exhibition
The 9th annual Environmental Photography Exhibition seeks photographic images ranging in style and technique from avant-garde to traditional, symbolizing the many different world communities that need to come together to overcome today’s daunting environmental challenges. Images selected for the exhibition successfully educate, motivate or passionately move audiences to engage in preserving our environment!
Who Should Submit a Photograph?
Photographers of all abilities and backgrounds are invited to submit their environmental photos with cash awards given in two categories:
- Youth Best in Show (under age 19)
- Adult Best in Show
How to Submit a Photo?
Submission for the 2019 Photography Exhibition is now closed. Please check back in summer 2019 to learn how to enter your photograph for the 2020 Festival!
Create a free account on SmarterEntry, add your photograph(s) and submit it to our festival! Fee is $10 per image.
Submission Deadline: November 18
Exhibition: February 21-April 26, 2019