Welcome students and teachers
If you’re looking for info on the festival and ideas for year-round environmental STEAM-based learning, you’re in the right place!
CEFF 4 Classrooms
Enjoy a unique FREE film screening designed with students (grades 4th-12th) in mind! This special film program is offered both as an in-person field trip and as a virtual (on-demand) program at your place. CEFF 4 Classrooms includes youth-friendly environmental films, selected from the best recent environmental films. Selected films will range in length and subject matter.
FREE! PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED TO RESERVE SPACE FOR ALL OF YOUR STUDENTS. Registration opens in September each year.
- Option 1: Free Virtual Film Access! Choose from the Virtual Classroom collection and watch the films in your classroom when it fits your class schedule anytime between March 1 and May 31, 2024. Films will be screened on our Virtual Festival Platform – Eventive. Each participating teacher will receive one free digital unlock codes to stream the films in your classroom from the Eventive site for in-person learning. We will provide detailed directions and technical support to all classrooms registered.
- Option 2: Festival Field Trip (New seats released!) Enjoy an In-Person Field Trip to view a variety of youth-friendly environmental films! Specially programmed with students (grades 4th-12th) in mind, this special FREE youth film screening will take place in-person during our festival on Friday, February 23, 2024 (10am-12:30pm). CEFF 4 Classrooms also include a special Q&A session with filmmakers and other field experts related to the film topics!
Registration is first-come, first-served and we expect the event to sell out. We will contact you via email/phone to confirm and finalize plans. There is no charge for this event however donations are always accepted.
Extras: As a thank you, teachers will also receive one additional free digital unlock code to be used for an online film screening of your choice during the virtual cinema (February 26-March 3, 2024)
Get Involved with CEFF
Students – Create and submit a short film telling the story of an environmental issue or a natural space you care about. Share your creaitivity and inspire activism!
Enjoy a premiere screening of your film at the annual festival in Golden, CO and be eligible to win $250 if selected as the Best Youth Film of the year!
Assist the film committee in selecting films for the next festival as a junior judge.