10th annual edition


We can't wait to see you this year!

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We can't wait to see you this year!

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 2021 WCFF Schedule & Tickets



All Access Film Festival Pass:



Monday, October 18
Cinema Village Theater
22 East 12th Street & University Place
Tickets $15 in advance
$25 at the door


Series 13

12:00-2:00 pm
Advanced Tickets:

From Sky to Sea
Sea Dog TV International

Jodie and Leighton De Barros, Producers

95 minutes

Country: Australia | World Premiere

Trailer: https://vimeo.com/584551157

Whales in a Changing Ocean

Richard Sidey, Producer & Director

25 minutes

Country: New Zealand | North America Premiere


Series 14

3:00-5:00 pm
Advanced Tickets:

Coming Home: Back to the Wild
Doclights GmbH
Alexander Sommer, Director
52 minutes

Country: Germany | World Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/598984125

The Land of The Spoon-Billed Sandpiper

DNA Film Production
Julia Darkova, Producer & Director

30 minutes

Country: Russia | World Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/561539042

The Salamander's Savior
Evelyn Smalley, Producer & Director

13 minutes

Country: United Kingdom

Between the Trees

National Film and Television School

Christian Lawes, Producer & Director

22 minutes

Country: United Kingdom
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/585105939

An Alaskan Fight
Brianfilm and Wild Salmon Center

Oakley Brooks, Producer

Bran Kelly, Director

8 minutes

Country: USA


Series 15

6:00-8:00 pm
Advanced Tickets:


Cecil: The Legacy of a King

Lion Mountain Media (PTY) LTD.

Peter Lamberti, Producer & Director

45 minutes

Country: South Africa | World Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/526310459

Kimana Tuskers

Saving the Wild

Jamie Joseph, Director

12 minutes

Country: Kenya | World Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/584965708

La Forêt d'Ebo

Alessio Bariviera, Producer

Paolo Sodi, Director

Country: Cameroon | World Premiere

Your Tiger, Our Forest

Ishan Sharma, Producer & Director

Christopher J. Gervais, FRGS; Producer
25 minutes

Country: India | World Premiere

* Panel discussion with filmmakers:
Jamie Joseph and Christopher J. Gervais, FRGS



Series 16

8:30-10:30 pm
Advanced Tickets:

Emperors of the Deep
Paul Rachman, Producer

William McKeever, Director

20 minutes

Country: USA | World Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/511360839

Galapagos: Secrets of the Ocean Giants

Jonathan R. Green, Producer

Jffey Garriok, Director

30 minutes

Country: Ecuador | East Coast Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/576457294

Ocean Odyssey

K2 Studios

Nick Robinson, Producer & Director

Peta Ayers, Electra Manikakis & Jon Shaw, Producers

40 minutes

Country: USA | World Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/570940401

*Q&A with with filmmaker William McKeever




* All attendees MUST bring a mask and show proof of COVID vaccination in accordance to

the City of New York guidelines and theater ownership. No exceptions.


Please arrive ten minutes prior to the start of the program.


Seats that are not filled at that time may be may be released and sold to a waiting list.

** Schedule of films and speakers subject to change prior to and during the film festival **