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10th annual edition

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We can't wait to see you this year!

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2022 Schedule to be finalized in September
 
 


2022  WCFF
Will be a virtual program this year due to a medical emergency. The festival will run October 30-November 30 through our partner Ecoflix.

Films will be available to the audience  24/7 over thirty days. There will be live panel discussions with filmmakers and scientists for the audience to watch and participate.

Thank you for your compassion and understanding
in this very difficult time.

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Partial list of films for 2022
(Schedule not finalized

Deep in the Heart: A Texas Wildlife Story
Katy Baldock & Jay Kleyberg, Producers
Ben Masters, Director
Matthew McConaughey, Narrator
105 minutes
Country: USA
East Coast Premiere

Trailer: https://vimeo.com/733261648

Restoration: 10,000 Bison in a Suticase on a Plane
Square Sheep Films
Michael Wivell, Producer & Director
15 minutes
Country: Canada
World Premiere

 

Colonies in Conflict
Elephant Corridor Films

Bipin Nair & Axel Brockmann, Producers

Rajani Mani, Director
73 minutes
Country: India
North America Premiere

Trailer: https://vimeo.com/733267875

KǪ̀K’ETÌ: WALKING WITH CARIBOU
Trail Films, Inc.
Chad Galloway, Producer & Director
24 minutes
Country: Canada


Cult of the Natural History of Mexico
Miguel Ángel Sicilia & Monserrat Armenta
Producers & Directors
45 minutes
Country: Mexico | World Premiere

Trailer: https://vimeo.com/728596205

Dance of the Reddish Egret
Dr. Maurico de la Maza, Producer & Director
Christopher J. Gervais, FRGS, Producer
15 minutes
Country: Mexico | World Premiere

Antarctica
SK Films
Jonny Keeling, Producer
Fredi Devas, Director
Narrated by British Academy Television Award winner,
two time Academy Award & BAFTA nominee Benedict Cumberbatch
45 minutes
Country: Canada | World Premiere

Trailer: https://vimeo.com/719615680

Keepers of the Blue
Tomas Koeck, Producer & Director
24 minutes
Country: USA | World Premiere

Trailer:

Malpelo: Mountain of Sharks
Kevin Mannens , Producer & Director
15 minutes
Country: Mexico

Trailer: https://vimeo.com/733293300


Nature's Magic Moments
Light & Shadow Productions
Christian Baumeister, Producer & Director
50 minutes
Country: Germany | World Premiere

Trailer: https://vimeo.com/728594291
 


Home for Hoppers
Leo Thom, Producer & Director
14 minutes
Country: United Kingdom | North America Premiere

Trailer: https://vimeo.com/720009557
 


Restoring Italy's Wild Heart
Matt Smith, Producer
Mitoshka Alkova, Director
15 minutes
Country: Italy | World Premiere

 


Where Might Rivers Begin
Weilai Wang & Zhanling Yan, Producers
Qing Qin & Ying Gu, Directors
45 minutes
Country: China | World Premiere

Trailer: https://vimeo.com/721223147

 

 

Madagascar's Weirdest: Jungle Masters
Lion Mountain Media
Peter Lamberti, Producer & Director
45 minutes
Country: Madagascar | World Premiere

Trailer: https://vimeo.com/720015420
 

Resurrecting Eden: The Coral fighters of the Caribbean
Thomas Weidenbach & Katja Stratter, Producers
Florian Guthknecht, Director
52 minutes
Country: Curacao | World Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/732965198

The Ocean Solution
14 minutes
Birgit Cameron, Producer
Darcy Hennessey Turenne, Director
Country: USA | North America Premiere


The Last Stand
Ecoflix Original
David B. Casselman, Producer
Peter von Puttkamer, Producer & Director
Peter Coyote, Narrator
54 minutes
Country: USA | World Premiere

Trailer: https://vimeo.com/728597741
 

A Trout with Feathers
University of Nebraska
Maria Lundgren, Producer & Director
8 minutes
Country: USA | World Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/719619005

 

High Plains Wild
University of Nebraska

Maria Lundgren, Producer & Director
14 minutes
Country: USA | World Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/720007903

 

Secrets of the Basking Shark
Dr Lawrence Eagling, Producer & Director
Dr. Tasha Phillips, Producer & Director
30 minutes
Country: United Kingdom | World Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/720024025

Ghosts of New York
Updog Productions
Dr. Craig O'Connell, Producer & Director
58 minutes
Country: USA | World Premiere

Trailer: https://vimeo.com/719666393

Growing Peace in the Middle East
Steven Hoffen, Producer & Director
17 minutes
Country: Israel | World Premiere
Trailer:
https://vimeo.com/732969430


The Witness is a Whale
Mark Fletcher, Producer

Nick & Cheryl Dean, Directors
52 minutes
Country: USA | New York Premiere


Standed, a Whale Rescue
James Powell, Bruce Nairn and Ashley Love, Producers
25 minutes
Country: USA | New York Premiere

OKAVANGO
Dereck & Beverly Joubert, Producers/Directors
90 minutes
Country: Botswana | World Premiere
Trailer:
https://vimeo.com/720005154


Gonarezhou, Return of the Rhino
Bad Rabbit Studio

Joanna Craig & Buck O"Donoghue, Producers/Directors
32 minutes
Country: Zimbabawe | World Premiere
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/719667234

Free Billy
Ecoflix Original
Marshal Corwin, Producer & Director
David B. Cassleman, Producer
52 minutes
Country: USA | World Premiere
Trailer:
https://vimeo.com/719665200


A Pangolin's Tale

Wild Aid
Featuring two time Academy Award nominee Djimon Hounsou
25 minutes
Country: USA | World Premiere
Trailer:
https://vimeo.com/719608049

 

CORKY
Christine Caruso, Producer & Director
Holly Marie Combs Ryan, Narrator
75 minutes
Country: USA | World Premiere

Trailer: https://vimeo.com/733256095

It's Time to Listen
Louisa Gilbert, Producer & Director
7 minutes
Country: Canada | North America Premiere


La Voz del Mar: Hope for Hawksbill Turtles

Wild Earth Allies
Jon Bougher, Director
8 minutes
Country: El Salvador| World Premiere

Trailer: https://vimeo.com/720013902