The 5th International Green Film Festival of Iran
With the aim of promoting the culture of environmental protection with artistic expression and recognizing valuable art works to increase public awareness on environmental matters, the 5th International Green Film Festival of Iran is organized by Iran’s Department of Environment.
1-Promotion of culture and increasing public awareness on environmental conservation 2-To promote closer bonds between artists and society on environmental protection subjects 3-To encourage higher quality of creative artistic and cinematic artworks on environmental concerns
1-To encourage public commitment to protect nature and environment through cinema and visual arts 2-To draw the attention of national and international authorities to the necessity of protecting the environment 3-To encourage and reward public, celebrities’ and authorities’ participation in protecting the environment
The 5th International Green Film Festival of Iran Sections:
The festival generally divides into two National and International sections. International competition includes competitive and non-competitive sections: Competitive International Competition of Motion Pictures, Documentary Movies and Animations: – Long Motion Pictures (More than 50 minutes) – Short Motion Pictures (Less than 30 minutes) – Long Documentary movies (More than 30 minutes) – Short Documentary movies (Less than 30 minutes) – Animations Non Competitive Non-competitive section includes Workshops, conferences, Seminars and speeches related to festival: 1-“Investigating impacts of visual arts on cultural and educational structures of environmental protection matters and the role of NGOs” workshop 2- “Renewal and Recycled energies” workshops 3- Educational workshops on “Protecting the environment at home, work, school, public locations and nature” 4- “Artworks’ Review and Criticism” workshops 5- Panel discussions with leading national and international filmmakers 6- Artwork review of one selected national and one selected international filmmaker and rewarding their achievements 7- Reward an individual or NGO with remarkable activities in environmental protection 8-Reward three selected green manufacturing or service companies and screen short introductions of their green activities in the festival 9- Reward three active artists in environmental protection acts