Wild & Scenic Film Festival

Film Festival

Wild & Scenic Film Festival

Sunday, September 24, 2017

SYRCL’s Wild & Scenic Film Festival shows environmental and adventure films that illustrate the earth’s beauty, the challenges facing our planet, and the work communities are doing to protect the environment. Through these films, Wild & Scenic both informs people about the state of the world and inspires them to take action.

Wild & Scenic accepts all films with an environmental theme including documentaries, animation, shorts, features, and narratives. Along with screening entertaining and inspiring adventure films from all over the world. Topics include climbing, mountaineering, surfing, and more. A special preference is given to adventure films with an environmental focus.

Film Competition – Student Level
Student filmmakers are encouraged to submit student environmental and adventure films. Wild & Scenic accepts documentaries, animation, kids’ films, shorts, and even music videos. Films should be informative, engaging, and inspiring. 


If your film is invited to be a part of the WSFF 2018 Official Selection, you will receive a variety of perks which include:

  • festival passes
  • complimentary lodging
  • opportunities to meet with distributors and press
  • entry into the Filmmaker Lounge
  • invitation to our Filmmaker Party
  • ticket to the Gala
  • entry into awards ceremony
  • free entry into all workshops
  • and the potential opportunity to be chosen to be part of our National On Tour Program

You will have an opportunity to speak about your film each time it screens. After the festival your film may be eligible for Wild & Scenic Film Festival On Tour which currently travels to more than 160 locations throughout the United States and internationally.

Submit your film now. 

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