Film4Climate Global Video Competition 2016

Film4Climate Global Video Competition 2016

Deadline: September 15, 2016

The Film4Climate Global Video Competition invites filmmakers to showcase their talents and create a Public Service Advertisement (PSA) or a Short Film about climate action. The videos should show a personal climate change narrative:

  • What does climate change mean to you?
  • What are you doing to solve the climate challenge?
  • What is your climate message to the world?


  • First-prize winners of the 14-17 age group will receive video equipment and software for each category, Public Service Advertisement or Short Film;
  • First, Second and Thirds Prize winners of the 18-35 age group will receive cash prizes in two categories (Public Service Advertisement and Short Film);
  • People’s Choice Award: Given to the most popular video as determined by likes through the video gallery;
  • MENA Special Award: Given to the best entry by a participant from the Middle East and North Africa region;
  • Presenting Partner Special Prizes: Given to outstanding contributions selected by the Connect4Climate team or representatives of the Presenting Partners;
  • Price on Carbon Pollution Award for best entry dealing with the topic of carbon pricing and cost of climate change.


  • Open to filmmakers between the ages of 14-35 years old from all over the world.

Selection Criteria

The Judging Panel will select the winning entries (individuals or teams) based on the following equally weighted criteria:
  • Content
  • Technical expertise
  • Innovation, originality and impact

For more information and application, visit Film4Climate Competition 2016.