The film competition
It’s a record year, as 206 films coming from 30 countries were entered in the competition (including 118 from abroad including Benin, Iran and Kirghizistan), the Preselection Jury needed 114 hours to watch all of them in autumn 2019.
For the 30th edition of the Festival, 35 films are selected in 3 categories:
- Bird / Wildlife (10 films)
- Environment (13 films)
- Amateur (12 films)
As cinemas are closed at the moment, the public will be able to view the films on this website in their French version from April, 24th to May, 2nd.
The Final Jury (Philippe BARBEAU, Christine BRASSEUR, Marika ABADA, Christine CHAPON, Lisa DAMERVAL, Joshua MEFFRE) will award 5 Prizes for a total amount of €12,000 (including €4,000 for the Grand Prix and €2,000 for the Amateur Prize).
The winners will be announced during a Facebook live on May, 2nd at 7:00 pm.