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Join us at the Weinberg Center for the Arts on February 3, 2017, for three of our favorite films from the 2016 Festival, live music, beer tasting, and special guests!
ACFF is happy to announce that we’ll be taking film submissions beginning December 15th, 2016, until April 1st, 2017, for our 15th Festival.
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Thanks to all of YOU, ACFF had an awesome year of film screenings, educational programs, special events, support of emerging filmmakers, and more. See all you’ve helped us do!
Relive some festival moments with these photographs of filmmakers, presenters, events, and audience members.
“The ACFF purpose is clear, the setting is perfect, the organization is calm and effective.”
“A great source of inspiration!”
“The Filmmaker Workshop [is] a great gathering of young filmmaking talent in the nature and conservation fields.”
“Wonderful, high quality work on important issues.”
“The whole spirit of the festival is so enticing and exciting – you cannot miss this festival!”
American Conservation Film Festival
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We commend the Sundance Film Festival for their new program,The New Climate, a program dedicated to conversations and films about environmental change and conservation. Coming up this weekend, the festival will feature over a dozen films and programs highlighting climate change and marks the first time that festival programmers have focused efforts to highlight a specific cause.https://www.nytimes.com/2017/01/10/movies/at-sundance-the-theme-is-climate-change.html ... See MoreSee Less
At Sundance, the Theme Is Climate Change
“An Inconvenient Sequel,” a follow-up to Al Gore’s Oscar-winning film, is one of 14 New Climate projects scheduled for Robert Redford’s film festival.
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5th annual BEST of FEST in Frederick - February 3rd. Join us for three fabulous films - THE BABUSHKAS OF CHERNOBYL, MEDIEVAL MONSTERS, and PANGOLIN - beer tastings with Flying Dog Brewery, beautiful music from Randy "Windtalker" Motz, and discussion with the filmmaker of Pangolin. A fantastic Friday in Frederick! More info here:http://conservationfilm.org/attend/acff-best-of-fest/ ... See MoreSee Less
It's Aldo Leopold's birthday (1887) and he is still inspiring us today! Do something good for the world today in his spirit of conservation and love of nature.http://www.humansandnature.org/aldo-leopold-reconciling-ecology-and-economics ... See MoreSee Less
Aldo Leopold: Reconciling Ecology and Economics | Center for Humans & Nature
Aldo Leopold (1887–1948) was an American conservationist, forester, and wildlife ecologist who was deeply concerned about the speed and impact of industrialization on the natural world and human-n...
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West Virginia - America's Richest State - A Time Lapse Film by Alex Wilson
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AMERICAN CONSERVATION FILM FESTIVAL
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