The core of the festival is the international film competition for the GREEN SCREEN Nature Film Awards. Industry experts from film, conservation and science serve on various juries to evaluate all films submitted for the competition. The winners take home generously endowed awards and gain attention in the nature film industry and beyond and are awarded with.

226 films from 57 countries are competing for the 2021 Green Screen Film Awards. The nominated films will be announced at the end of May. The Green Screen Film Awards ceremony will take place on Saturday, September 11th 2021 at the Stadthalle Eckernförde and will also be available to watch online.

More info on film competition and film submission can be found here.

Award winners & nominations of past festivals can be found in review.

Awardees & Nominations

GREEN SCREEN Natur Film Award
Donator: Stadt Eckernförde
Endowment: 10.000,- Euro

A Bee's Diary
WILD HORSES - A Tale From The Puszta


All nominated Longfilms

Special Jury Award
Donator: .
Endowment: .

Im Reich der Auen - Die Oker


sh:z Audience Award
Donator: Schleswig-Holsteinischer Zeitungsverlag
Endowment: 2.500,- Euro

Die Moldau

Die Moldau
Natur am Königssee
Die Reise der Pelikane