Entries by American Conservation Film Festival

2019 American Conservation Film Festival Encore Weekend: Celebrating Eight Award-Winning Films

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SHEPHERDSTOWN, WV (September 23, 2019) On October 11-13, the 17th Annual American Conservation Film Festival will present an encore viewing of the seven winners of this year’s festival, plus this year’s Audience Choice selection. The encore weekend will take place at the Frank Center at Shepherd University. The festival’s most prestigious honor, […]

17th Annual American Conservation Film Festival: Showcasing 39 Exceptional Films Exploring Wildlife, Power Grids, Arctic Circle Ice Melt, Consumerism and More

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SHEPHERDSTOWN, WV (September 16, 2019) The 17th annual American Conservation Film Festival, opens Friday, October 4th with a free film screening and ends with a quirky and fun eco-drama called Woman at War. The evening will showcase three short films about the ocean and its creatures from the Jackson Hole Wild Ocean […]

American Conservation Film Festival 8th Annual Conservation Filmmaker Workshop

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SHEPHERDSTOWN, WV (September 3, 2019) In its 8th year, the Conservation Filmmaker Workshop (CFW) will run concurrently with the 17th Annual American Conservation Film Festival, which features conservation-focused films, filmmaker interactions, special programming, and much more. The CFW will take place at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s National Conservation Training Center […]

The ACFF Announces First Best of Fest with Shenandoah University: Five 2017 & 2018 Award Winning and Audience Favorite Films with Intermission Reception

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SHEPHERDSTOWN, WV (August 26, 2019) The American Conservation Film Festival is pleased to announce its first BEST OF FEST in partnership with and at Shenandoah University on Thursday, September 19 from 5:00-8:30 pm. The evening will feature five of ACFF’s award-winning and favorite films from the past two festivals and an intermission […]

4th Annual ACFF Best of Fest at the Barns of Rose Hill ‘Going to the Birds’ with Two Films & Wildlife Presentation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SHEPHERDSTOWN, WV (August 19, 2019) The American Conservation Film Festival is thrilled to present its 4th annual Best of Fest at the Barns of Rose Hill in Berryville, Virginia, on Thursday, September 12 from 6:00-8:30 pm. This event showcases some of ACFF’s best and favorite films from past festivals in advance of […]

17th Annual American Conservation Film Festival Announces 2019 Schedule: 39 Exceptional Films Featuring Wildlife, Agriculture, Climate Change, Conservation Heroes and Programs to Entertain and Inspire

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SHEPHERDSTOWN, WV (August 17, 2019) The 17th annual American Conservation Film Festival opens Friday afternoon, October 4th, with a free film screening and culminates with its Encore Award Winners Weekend October 11-13. The festival brings together the finest conservation films and filmmakers from around the world and features discussions with scientists and […]

2019 American Conservation Film Festival Next Gen Capture Conservation Contest: Inviting youth to submit a short video about their relationship to nature and environmental issues

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE SHEPHERDSTOWN, WV (August 15, 2019) The American Conservation Film Festival’s Next Gen Capture Conservation Contest invites young people ages 5-18 to get outside and create a short video, showing what nature means to them in four (4) minutes or less. The contest was created to encourage youth to explore conservation issues and […]