Thank you for your interest in Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital!

EFF accepts films in any genre, with themes related to the natural and built environment. Special considerations are made for films related to the 2016 Festival theme, Parks and Protected Areas. Please note that films without an environmental theme will not be reviewed.

To submit a film for the 2016 Festival, please refer to the information below:

  • Filmmakers should create a FilmFreeway account to complete the EFF submission process.
  • Filmmakers with an existing account can visit the EFF FilmFreeway page to get started.
  • IMPORTANT: Before filmmakers can submit their entry through FilmFreeway, they will be asked for an “EFF Film Submission Code.” Please use EFF2016
  • Filmmakers will be contacted about selection status by January 15, 2016 through FilmFreeway.
  • Please contact our submissions team with any questions.
Environmental Film Festival in the Nation's Capital