With the motto "REthink, REplenish, REcommit", the GOING GREEN FILM
FESTIVAL launched its official call for entries on July 15, 2009. The
festival's first place prizes include Hybrid electric bicycles, a tree
planted in their names in Central America, Africa or Asia, as well as Fuji
Film and screenwriting software.
A pending Grand Prize will include a HYBRID CAR!
$20 of all entry fees will go towards Renewable Energy Certificates (REC)
which produce clean energy.
The film categories are:
* GREEN PRODUCTION, where a film's production worked to lessen the carbon
footprint left on the planet
* OUR PLANET, where the film's topic covers third world issues,
ecology, nature or the environment; and
* HYBRID/ALTERNATIVE TRANSPORTATION, where the film features a hybrid
vehicle, bicycle, electric scooter or public transportation.
Films can be any genre, but must be between 20 minutes and 120 minutes in
length and have been completed between 2008 and 2010.
EARLYBIRD/DISCOUNT DEADLINE: August 31, 2009. Submit by going to