The Festival shows a selection of films dealing mainly with birds in their natural environment, wildlife, environment or nature generally speaking. Feature films or commercials are not allowed. There’s no duration limitation for professional films.
Our Preview Jury selected 38 films, out of the over 330 they watched, to pick the Official Selection of the 31st Bird and Nature Festival.
Submissions came from all over the world: Brazil, Mexico, Australia, Ukraine…
Festival-goers discovered 18 long professional films, 9 shorter than 17 minutes and 11 amateur films in several local venues during the Festival, April 9-18, 2022.
A professional Jury watched the films during the Festival and award a total of €12,000 Prizes including €4,000 for the Grand Prix and €2,000 for best short film.
The public voted for the €2,000 Amateur Prize.
Winners were revealed during Awards Night, April, 16th, 2022.
Here they are.
This competition is also open to amateur wildlife filmmakers who do sound recording, shooting or editing as a hobby and on a non-profit basis. Amateur films must be of 3 to 13 minutes duration.Closed