It was a weekend full of interesting films, personal discussions with filmmakers, videocalls, workshops, bicycle-disco and bicycle-cinema! We are really happy about the 1773 visitors that were part of our festival this year. This year, four different prizes were given on the award ceremony on Sunday evening (12.11.17): The short-film “Under the Canopy
Dear film-makers, We are again looking for the best movies about sustainability for this years festival edition! They will be shown during the weekend of our film-festival in November! We want to screen inspiring and solution-oriented movies in order to encourage our viewers to a sustainable way of life. Submit your documentaries and short-films by
The bicycle celebrates its 200th birthday and we will join its celebration! During the weekend of our film-festival we will host again our popular bicycle cinema, where the projector will be powered by our spectators. Same principle for our bike-disco, where the partygoers will produce electricity for the music system by pedalling 3 bicycles on
The trailer of the Greenmotions Filmfestival festival is out! It was an incredible edition with inspiring movies and documentaries and more then 1000 visitors! Thank you to the team of volunteers, thank you to the Kommunales Kino for hosting our event, thank you to Thomas for realising the trailer of our third edition!
The special prize on the theme "Escape from climate change" sponsored by the Ökostation went to the film "How to let go of the world and love all the things climate can’t change“ directed by Josh Fox (USA). The movie was shown on Saturday night in a late show in the Kommunalen Kino. The cinema hall
Audience award 2016: Beyond the red lines The film "Beyond the red lines - system change instead of climate change" by the Freiburg media collective and directed by Luciano Ibarra and Sylvain Darou is the winner of the audience prize. The film can be viewed online on the website beyondtheredlines.org Beyond the red lines
Luis Miguel Diazgranados is a former student of the Renewable Energy Management master in the university of Freiburg, and was part of the coordination team of the Greenmotions Film Festival 2014 (Precusor of the Greenmotions Film Festival). As a professional, he has been involved in sustainability and renewable
From the entire Greenmotions Team, we would like to sincerely thank Thomas Scheibler for his incredible cinematography and for his DJ skills at the Fahrrad Disko during the 2015 Greenmotions Film Festival Season.
Audience award 2015: Das Achental The audience has chosen the film "Das Achental: Auf einem Weg in eine nachhaltige Zukunft" (The Achental: Towards a Sustainable Future) from director Lorenz Knauer as the winning documentary of 2015. The film can be watched online at the Bavarian Televesion website. The film shows the group "Ökomodell Achental" (Ecological Society of