Recent ACFF Events

Dark Waters

Streaming Starting Nov 14, 2020
Dark Waters

An online screening in partnership with the WV Sierra Club

Streaming FREE from November 14 – 17.

Live panel discussion with Rob Bilott November 17 at 7pm.

ACFF Retrospective

Streaming Starting Nov 6, 2020
ACFF Online Retropspective


Join us for this very special FREE online event!

Enjoy eight of our most popular and compelling films from the last 17 festivals, chosen by a group of long-time festival fans and selection committee members.

These four features and four shorts plus our conversations with Tim DeChristopher, Josh Fox, and Ben Masters will be available online starting on Friday, November 6 at 8pm until Sunday, November 8 at midnight.

Born in China

Saturday, May 9 through Friday, May 15
Mother’s Day Care Package

Mighty Women Filmfest: An ACFF-curated selection of 7 films for our archives celebrating women in conservation.

Fantastic Fungi

Fantastic Fungi

proceeds support ACFF

2019 ACFF Audience Choice Award Winner Fantastic Fungi is all about our interconnectedness and the common issues that we face as a species. We know that our biggest defense from these viruses is our own sense of wellbeing, our own immunity and the ability to live from a place of health and wellness both individually and collectively.

Click here to either purchase or rent this beautiful film. 40% of the proceeds go to benefit the mission of ACFF as we continue to support the important work of conservation filmmakers.

BOF-Winchester-ACFF Online

#ACFFOnline: Starting at Noon on April 16
Best of Fest

an online screening shown in partnership with Shenandoah University

Featuring Plastic Pollution and the Pristine Arctic, Dead in the Water, Misunderstood: A Brief History of Hemp in the US,
The Beaver Believers, and A Message from the Future with AOC


CANCELED: Tuesday, March 17 • 7pm – 9pm
Film Screening – DC

co-presenting with the Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital

Due to concerns related to COVID-19, the Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital has canceled the March 17 event.

Best of Fest Frederick - Weinberg

February 8, Saturday, 5:30pm – 9pm
Best of Fest – Frederick
Sponsored by The Allemall Foundation.

Weinberg Center for the Arts, 20 W. Patrick Street, Frederick, MD 21701.

The Devil We Know

January 9, 2020 Thursday, 6pm – 9pm
The Devil We Know
co-presented with Potomac Riverkeeper Network

Eaton Hotel DC, 1201 K Street NW, Washington, DC 20005
$10/person. Space limited!