Green Vision Award: 24 SNOW
Mikhail Barynin | Russia | 2016 | 90 min | PG
If temperatures of -40°C make Canadian winter seem intolerable, then one can only imagine living in a climate that dips below -70°.
Green Cinema Award: PLASTIC CHINA
Jiuliang Wang | China | 2016 | 81 min | PG
The class system is alive in all its toxicity in Jiuliang Wang’s IDFA award-winning Plastic China, a film shot in Shandong on the country’s east coast.
Planet in Focus, Canada’s foremost and longest running environmental film festival, is honoured to be hosting the 4th Annual International GREEN FILM NETWORK AWARDS (GFN). The Green Film Network brings together the major film festivals that take place annually around the globe that focus on environmental issues.
The GFN recognizes and applauds the world’s best environmental film of the year. The films nominated represent the “Best International Film” screened at each of the GFN’s almost 40 festivals around the world.
Screenings begin at 6:30PM, and the awards ceremony begins at 8:30PM.
General Admission: $15
Seniors, and Students: $10
Prices include taxes. Membership free event is not applicable.
Double Bill Admission $20.