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The American Conservation Film Festival is an annual event held in Shepherdstown, West Virginia, a vibrant arts community 70 miles west of the nation’s capital.  The ACFF features films from a diverse group of conservation filmmakers around the world.

As part of our mission, the ACFF:

  • Curates and presents contemporary films on conservation issues.
  • Supports emerging filmmakers and new film projects.
  • Provides educational, interactive opportunities for filmmakers, audience members, and youth.
  • Partners with organizations, businesses, and individuals to share information and strengthen resources.