Wildlife Conservation Film Festival 2022

Wildlife Conservation Film Festival 2022

Save your airfare and hotel fees for New York and join the 12th edition of The Wildlife Conservation Film Festival exclusively on Ecoflix from 20th November to 20th December 2022.

Tickets are US$14.99 and are available below.

The Wildlife Conservation Film Festival (WCFF) is a must-attend event for thought-leaders in biodiversity, film and major conservation organizations.

WCFF brings together activists, experts filmmakers, non-governmental enthusiasts, representatives of the public and private sector, youth, scholars as well as wide audiences from all walks of life. We honor the projects and causes that individuals sometimes risk their lives to pursue.

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Wildlife Conservation Film Festival 2022
  • FILMMAKERS SERIES with WCFF FOUNDER Christopher J. Gervais FRGS

    WCFF founder Christopher Gervais speaks with Ecoflix stalwart Peter Von Puttkamer about the origins of the festival, it's diverse and global line up and plans for the future.

  • The Good The Bad The Slow

    Conservation effort and legal battle to protect wildlife and land. The Northern Corridor is a proposed 4-lane highway through the protected Red Cliffs Desert Reserve and National Conservation Area

  • Turtle Odyssey (Trailer)

    Sea Turtles are some of the most majestic and ancient creatures on Earth. For over 100 million years, they have traversed the seas, surviving multiple mass extinctions and playing critical roles in maintaining healthy, marine food webs.

  • Turtle Odyssey

    Turtle Odyssey - Sea Turtles are some of the most majestic and ancient creatures on Earth. For over 100 million years, they have traversed the seas, surviving multiple mass extinctions and playing critical roles in maintaining healthy, marine food webs. Narrated by Russel Crowe.

  • Voices of the Blue

    Set in the Revillagigedo National Marine Park, the film creates direct exchanges with the people spending months of their lives working in its heart. It explores these people’s stories, memories and deep emotional connections to the place, highlighting their importance in ensuring long-term succe...

  • Corky

    Corky is known as an athlete, a legend, and a survivor. Captured in Canada in 1969 and taken from her mother’s side, Corky is the world’s longest-held orca (killer whale) in captivity.

  • Uncharted Waters

    Four young people with diverse connections to Howe Sound/ Atl’ka7tsem confront an uncertain future. United by an innovative, community-led mapping project, can they work together to protect their home?

  • Keepers of the Blue

    The ocean is one of the last frontiers, the boundless expanse that harbours a vast amount of organisms from tiny fiddler crabs to monstrous great white sharks.

  • LOGGERHEAD

    LOGGERHEAD - Every year, Loggerhead sea turtles come to nest on a small island of the Atlantic Ocean under the eye of scientists and local NGOs engaged in a race against time to protect this endangered species. Their original collaboration reveals a unique combination of high-level research, fiel...

  • Ocean Angels

    A series of short documentaries 'Ocean Angles' aims to inspire more and more people to care for the ocean.

  • Bear Witness (Trailer)

    We see so many images everyday. The question is can an image still make people care? Bear Witness: Subarctic is a 2022 documentary short film about sea ice loss and its impact on polar bear populations in Canada. As sea ice shrinks to record lows, and polar bears spend more time on land, a photog...

  • Bear Witness

    We see so many images everyday. The question is can an image still make people care? Bear Witness: Subarctic is a 2022 documentary short film about sea ice loss and its impact on polar bear populations in Canada. As sea ice shrinks to record lows, and polar bears spend more time on land, a photog...

  • Red Journey (Trailer)

    A revealing documentary that discloses the route of crime around the preservation of the Amazon river dolphins. Today, the population of the Amazon river dolphin and tucuxi species halves every 9 to 10 years: at this rate, these species are predicted to disappear in the coming decades.

  • Red Journey

    A revealing documentary that discloses the route of crime around the preservation of the Amazon river dolphins. Today, the population of the Amazon river dolphin and tucuxi species halves every 9 to 10 years: at this rate, these species are predicted to disappear in the coming decades.

  • The Quest for Nature (Trailer)

    Like every hero on a quest, free diver Morgan must leave the “ordinary world” behind before setting off on this adventure. His challenge is to locate, then swim with some of the ocean’s most powerful wild creatures – and some of the best adapted to their environment – in dark, bitterly cold winte...

  • The Quest For Nature

    Like every hero on a quest, free diver Morgan must leave the “ordinary world” behind before setting off on this adventure. His challenge is to locate, then swim with some of the ocean’s most powerful wild creatures – and some of the best adapted to their environment – in dark, bitterly cold winte...

  • The Power of Activism (Trailer)

    THE POWER OF ACTIVISM focuses on six highly spirited female activists as they are put under the microscope to ascertain the financial impact of their environmental solutions… and the results are astonishing.

  • The Power of Activism

    THE POWER OF ACTIVISM focuses on six highly spirited female activists as they are put under the microscope to ascertain the financial impact of their environmental solutions… and the results are astonishing.

  • Save the Horns (Trailer)

  • Save the Horns

    Rhinos are dying. Poaching, habitat loss, and genetic fragmentation have collectively pushed rhino populations to the brink of extinction. This is the reality of the fight to save rhinos.

  • Hidden Nature in Guinea Bissau (Trailer)

    Hidden Nature in Guinea Bissau - biologist Raúl León leads us in search of that hidden life through a labyrinth of 88 islands, of which only 20 are inhabited.

  • Hidden Nature in Guinea Bissau

    Hidden Nature in Guinea Bissau - biologist Raúl León leads us in search of that hidden life through a labyrinth of 88 islands, of which only 20 are inhabited.

  • Introducing the Indigo (Trailer)

    Introducing the Indigo - is a documentary short film for young people about a remarkable threatened species: the Eastern indigo snake.

  • Introducing The Indigo

    Introducing the Indigo - is a documentary short film for young people about a remarkable threatened species: the Eastern indigo snake.

  • Pantanal: A Charred Wetland (Trailer)

    Pantanal A Charred Wetland - Located in the heart of Brazil, the Pantanal is the world's largest tropical wetland, packed with the most remarkable wildlife. The annual floods in this biome are essential to maintain a huge diversity of unique species. However, due to human actions, the floods are ...

  • Pantanal: A Charred Wetland

    Pantanal A Charred Wetland - Located in the heart of Brazil, the Pantanal is the world's largest tropical wetland, packed with the most remarkable wildlife. The annual floods in this biome are essential to maintain a huge diversity of unique species. However, due to human actions, the floods are ...

  • Sea to Sculpt (Trailer)

    Sea to Sculpt - This film showcases Casey's journey blending sculpture and his appreciation for nature to create his new series, 'Migration'.

  • Sea To Sculpt

    Sea to Sculpt - This film showcases Casey's journey blending sculpture and his appreciation for nature to create his new series, 'Migration'.

  • Rhapsody for a Rock Wren (Trailer)

  • Rhapsody For A Rock Wren

    Set in the rugged wilds of New Zealand, Rhapsody for a Rock Wren is a filmmaker’s personal exploration of the human-nature connection through her relationship with a tiny alpine bird. This award-winning, beautifully-crafted film takes an honest look at the different and sometimes conflicting ways...

  • Wild Isles (Trailer)

    A celebration and exploration of the people and communities conserving and restoring Britain's natural habitats and the wildlife that inhabit them - because if we step back and let nature take over, wonderful things can happen.

  • Wild Isles

    A celebration and exploration of the people and communities conserving and restoring Britain's natural habitats and the wildlife that inhabit them - because if we step back and let nature take over, wonderful things can happen.

  • Return of the Rhino (Trailer)

    In 2021, black rhino returned to the wilds of Gonarezhou. This is a story about hope, about the relationship between people and wilderness and about evaluating the worth of a wild landscape.

  • FILMMAKERS SERIES with Joanna Craig Return of the Rhino

    Joanna Craig reveals the challenges and discusses trust in documentary film making

  • Gonarezhou -Return of the Rhino

    Warning: some content may be unsuitable for children. In 2021, black rhino returned to the wilds of Gonarezhou. This is a story about hope, about the relationship between people and wilderness and about evaluating the worth of a wild landscape.

  • Brave Mission: I Have A Dangerous Job (Trailer)

    Host Mark Vins is teaming up with the Rangers of Virunga National Park to search for some of the last remaining Mountain Gorillas in the Congo - including the largest Silverback in the region. While trekking for these gigantic primates, Mark and his elite camera team must evade poachers and rogue...

  • Brave Mission: Largest Gorilla Found in Congo

    Warning: some content may be unsuitable for children. Host Mark Vins is teaming up with the Rangers of Virunga National Park to search for some of the last remaining Mountain Gorillas in the Congo - including the largest Silverback in the region. While trekking for these gigantic primates, Mark a...

  • What Fish Want (Trailer)

    What Fish Want documents the dramatic deterioration of the once-mighty, incredibly diverse Inn River in Tyrol, and the silent disappearance of its innumerable fish.

  • What Fish Want

    What Fish Want documents the dramatic deterioration of the once-mighty, incredibly diverse Inn River in Tyrol, and the silent disappearance of its innumerable fish.

  • The Blue Forest (Trailer)

    The Blue Forest focuses on kelp and seaweed around the world and explores how we can preserve one of the world’s most productive habitats. Sadly, we are at risk of losing them and this film exposes their vulnerability and how changing environmental conditions are severely challenging their resili...

  • The Blue Forest

    The Blue Forest is the first comprehensive film focusing on the important topics of kelp and seaweed around the world and explores how we can preserve one of the world’s most productive habitats. Kelp forests are recognised as one of the most complex and vital ecosystems in the world and they are...

  • Ghosts of New York

    Ghosts of New York -Armed with never-before-seen shark technology, Dr. Craig O’Connell and the local community join forces to solve the mystery surrounding Montauk’s three week long thresher shark aggregation. Will Craig and his team be able to uncover the secrets of nature’s most elusive shark b...

  • Bajo El Bermejo

    Silvia Gómez, oceanologist and underwater photographer, always felt a combination of visceral fear and attraction for the sea.The dread at the ocean’s mystery and immensity only grew when a diving accident almost took her life.

  • When The Ocean Turns Black

    Oil spills can happen anywhere and anytime, but are we prepared to avoid and to prevent them?

  • The Wild Gardener

    Wildlife cameraman Colin Stafford-Johnson returns home to Ireland on a personal quest to transform his old childhood garden into a haven for native plants and animals.

  • FILMMAKERS SERIES Colin Stafford-Johnson The Wild Gardener

    Colin Stafford-Johnson talks childhood inspiration and re-wilding a garden in his home country Ireland

  • Kasigau

    As part of Netflix's commitment to NetZero, the company has partnered with the Wildlife Works Kasigau Corridor REDD+ Project. The project provides alternatives to activities like poaching and charcoal burning through the co-development of sustainable economic development pathways. The film, narra...

  • In The Shade Of Rhinos (Trailer)

    Rhinos have been poached for years because of the high price of their horns on the black market. These endangered species are going to be extinct if things don't change.

  • In The Shade Of Rhinos

    Rhinos have been poached for years because of the high price of their horns on the black market. These endangered species are going to be extinct if things don't change.

    This documentary is based on people who have made the choice to dedicate their lives, sometimes even putting them in danger, t...

  • Curacao: The Coral Rescuers of the Caribbean (Trailer)

    Coral reefs are among the most species-rich ecosystems on our planet and among those most threatened by global warming. On the Caribbean island of Curacao, two biologists are testing a new scientific approach to make corals more resilient for the future.

  • Curacao: The Coral Rescuers of the Caribbean

    Coral reefs are among the most species-rich ecosystems on our planet and among those most threatened by global warming. On the Caribbean island of Curacao, two biologists are testing a new scientific approach to make corals more resilient for the future.

  • Nest 38

    A pair of Banded Dotterels (New Zealand Plovers) attempt to defy the odds to raise their chicks on a surprisingly hostile New Zealand beach, as their self-appointed guardian Ailsa watches on. Can the vulnerable Nest 38 survive or will the pressure be too much?

  • Hellbent

    In a small rural town in Pennsylvania, the refuge of a rare salamander and the only source of clean drinking water for 700 people is threatened by the installation of a fracking waste injection well, prompting community members to band together to fight for the rights of their people and nature.

  • Purple Haze (Trailer)

    Purple Haze, A Conservation Film - After millions of years of evolution, treacherous migrations, and forming a unique relationship with humans, North America’s largest swallow species, the Purple Martin, has managed to become almost completely dependent on man-made structures to nest & rear thei...

  • Purple Haze

    Purple Haze, A Conservation Film - After millions of years of evolution, treacherous migrations, and forming a unique relationship with humans, North America’s largest swallow species, the Purple Martin, has managed to become almost completely dependent on man-made structures to nest & rear thei...

  • Sagebrush Gold (Trailer)

    Sagebrush Gold - A lithium mine being built in Nevada's remote sagebrush desert promises us a greener future, but local ranchers, environmentalists, and indigenous tribes share a different side to the story.

  • Sagebrush Gold

    Sagebrush Gold - A lithium mine being built in Nevada's remote sagebrush desert promises us a greener future, but local ranchers, environmentalists, and indigenous tribes share a different side to the story.

  • Mediterranean: Life Under Siege (Trailer)

    Mediterranean Life Under Siege - Life under siege reveals the wonders of an astonishingly rich yet very fragile living world.

  • Mediterranean: Life Under Siege

    Mediterranean Life Under Siege - Life under siege reveals the wonders of an astonishingly rich yet very fragile living world.

  • Flight of the Puffin (Trailer)

    Ethnographic observational documentary about an island community off the south coast of Iceland and their relationship with puffins. The locals have always shared their land with large colonies of these charismatic seabirds and many traditions have been born of co-existence. These include two pro...

  • Flight of the Puffin

    Ethnographic observational documentary about an island community off the south coast of Iceland and their relationship with puffins. The locals have always shared their land with large colonies of these charismatic seabirds and many traditions have been born of co-existence. These include two pro...

  • The Secret Life of a Pond (Trailer)

    The Secret Life of a Pond - A micro safari bringing you up close to the weird and wonderful creatures that fight to survive every day in your own back garden.

  • The Secret Life of a Pond

    The Secret Life of a Pond - A micro safari bringing you up close to the weird and wonderful creatures that fight to survive every day in your own back garden.

  • Secrets of the Basking Shark (Trailer)

    Secrets of the Basking Shark - Beneath the waves lies another world, one of strange beauty and deep secrets. In this film we seek to explore and understand a mysterious, endangered creature that despite reaching 12m in length, usually swims by our shores unnoticed, the basking shark.
    Travelling w...

  • Secrets of the Basking Shark

    Secrets of the Basking Shark - In this film we seek to explore and understand a mysterious, endangered creature that despite reaching 12m in length, usually swims by our shores unnoticed, the basking shark.

  • Mt. Suswa - Life of A Volcano (Trailer)

    Volcanoes are temperamental, dangerous and deadly. Not the ideal place for wildlife. But Mt.Suswa in Kenya is a volcano like no other: it hosts a multitude of life both above and below its surface. Underground tunnels were formed thousands of years ago by rivers of lava whose outer layers cooled ...

  • Mt. Suswa - Life of A Volcano

    Volcanoes are temperamental, dangerous and deadly. Not the ideal place for wildlife. But Mt.Suswa in Kenya is a volcano like no other: it hosts a multitude of life both above and below its surface. Underground tunnels were formed thousands of years ago by rivers of lava whose outer layers cooled ...

  • Wolves on the Margin (Trailer)

    In August of 2021, Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks Commissioners voted to remove wolf hunting quotas from management units bordering Yellowstone National Park, effectively declaring open season on animals that generate ~$82 million from out-of-state tourists for Yellowstone gateway communities....

  • Wolves on the Margin

    This short film tackles a controversial topic in the American West, arguing for more stringent measures to protect the wolves of Yellowstone National Park

  • Sri Lanka: Leopard Dynasty (Trailer)

    Sri Lanka’s lowlands are home to one of the highest leopard populations on earth. It’s in these lowland jungles the Sri Lankan Leopard – the apex predator of the country – resides.

  • Sri Lanka: Leopard Dynasty

    Sri Lanka’s lowlands are home to one of the highest leopard populations on earth. It’s in these lowland jungles the Sri Lankan Leopard – the apex predator of the country – resides.

  • Stranded Whale Rescue (Trailer)

    Stranded: A Whale Rescue Tale - Watch as a community of scientists, biologists and bystanders work to save the five pilot whales stranded on a beach just 14 miles south of Clearwater Marine Aquarium.

  • Stranded: A Whale Rescue Tale

    Stranded: A Whale Rescue Tale - Watch as a community of scientists, biologists and bystanders work to save the five pilot whales stranded on a beach just 14 miles south of Clearwater Marine Aquarium.

  • The Devil's Rapids (Trailer)

    The Devils Rapids- 10 legends straight from the Foams of Hell of the Lachine Rapids. A historical heritage brought to light by Suroit storytellers, accompanied by Suroit music.

  • The Devil's Rapids

    The Devils Rapids- 10 legends straight from the Foams of Hell of the Lachine Rapids. A historical heritage brought to light by Suroit storytellers, accompanied by Suroit music.

  • Tarangire Our Heritage, Our Future (Trailer)

    Explore the wonders of the Tarangire ecosystem, a remarkable wild place with rich natural resources that benefit everyone—local communities, the people of Tanzania, and our world at large.

  • Tarangire Our Heritage, Our Future

    Explore the wonders of the Tarangire ecosystem, a remarkable wild place with rich natural resources that benefit everyone—local communities, the people of Tanzania, and our world at large.

  • The Amazon: Over the Edge

    A biologist explores the largest tropical forest on the planet: The Amazon.

  • A Pangolin's Tale (Trailer)

    A Pangolin's Tale - Join Djimon Hounsou on an epic adventure to learn about the many threats pangolins face around the world.

  • A Pangolin's Tale

    A Pangolins Tale, A film by WildAid. Narrated by two time Academy Award nominee Djimon Hounsou.

  • Team Lioness

    Team Lioness: one of the first all-women ranger units in Kenya. Chosen based on leadership, academic achievements, and integrity, the team of eight young Maasai women are defying constraining social norms and creating new opportunities for women.

  • A White Dream (Trailer)

    A White Dream - In love with images and the cold, the wildlife photographer Jérémie Villet travels alone through the white deserts of the northern hemisphere with his pulka and his telephoto lens, looking for animals that survive in extreme cold.

  • A White Dream (Un Reve Blanc)

    A White Dream - In love with images and the cold, the wildlife photographer Jérémie Villet travels alone through the white deserts of the northern hemisphere with his pulka and his telephoto lens, looking for animals that survive in extreme cold.

  • The Forest Gardener

    The Muriquis, monkeys of the genus Brachyteles, which are endemic of the Atlantic Forest in Brazil and listed as an endangered species. The movie shows their features, vulnerabilities and the efforts for their conservation

  • Cabrera (Trailer)

    CABRERA, The Ancestral Mediterranean - The documentary takes us to the Cabrera Archipelago, a paradise today that was Spain military training grounds in the past. We will see how the fauna that refused to abandon its home lives nowadays. Cabrera has experienced an explosion of biodiversity as reg...

  • Cabrera

    CABRERA, The Ancestral Mediterranean - The documentary takes us to the Cabrera Archipelago, a paradise today that was Spain military training grounds in the past. We will see how the fauna that refused to abandon its home lives nowadays. Cabrera has experienced an explosion of biodiversity as reg...

  • Butterfly

    Buzz, writer and performer, longs to see “through a butterfly’s eyes.” We can see how through a brief life of impermanence, of perpetual metamorphosis, the butterfly lives fully and beautifully.

  • The Great Connector (Trailer)

    The Great Connector : The Story of The Lawrence Hopewell Trail- showcases how local governments and big corporations can come together to create something wonderful.

  • The Great Connector: The Story of the Lawrence Hopewell Trail

    The Great Connector : The Story of The Lawrence Hopewell Trail- showcases how local governments and big corporations can come together to create something wonderful.

  • Sentinels (Trailer)

  • Sentinels

    SENTINELS is the story of people living with climate change in immediate, specific ways. As Andean glaciers melt, Lake Palcacocha expands and the countdown to a devastating glacial flood advances. Experts fear the lake’s natural dam will soon break, inundating the city of Huaraz downstream and pu...

  • Last of the Wild (Trailer)

    Adventurer Fredrik Sträng and actor Kristofer Hivju explore how New Zealand became the first country to grant a river legal personhood status.

  • Last of the Wild

    Adventurer Fredrik Sträng and actor Kristofer Hivju explore how New Zealand became the first country to grant a river legal personhood status.

  • Counting Cranes (Trailer)

    Counting Cranes - Imagine trying to count hundreds of thousands of birds in a matter of seconds. This is what Andy Caven does every spring… from a plane. In March, upwards of a million sandhill cranes pass through Nebraska's central Platte River Valley. For the past 20 years, the Crane Trust has ...

  • Counting Cranes

    Counting Cranes - Imagine trying to count hundreds of thousands of birds in a matter of seconds. This is what Andy Caven does every spring… from a plane. In March, upwards of a million sandhill cranes pass through Nebraska's central Platte River Valley. For the past 20 years, the Crane Trust has ...

  • The Ocean Solution (Trailer)

    The Ocean Solution - Farming under the sea? Meet Bren Smith, the ocean farming pioneer whose vertical kelp and shellfish farms can transform the way food is produced.

  • The Ocean Solution

    The Ocean Solution - Farming under the sea? Meet Bren Smith, the ocean farming pioneer whose vertical kelp and shellfish farms can transform the way food is produced.

  • Dark Green (Trailer)

    Dark Green - Alone in the Amazon. In Dark Green we follow conservationist and storyteller Paul Rosolie deep into the jungle of the Amazon, risking his life to learn more on this last remaining wilderness on earth.

  • Dark Green: Alone in the Amazon & Conservation Story

    Dark Green - Alone in the Amazon. In Dark Green we follow conservationist and storyteller Paul Rosolie deep into the jungle of the Amazon, risking his life to learn more on this last remaining wilderness on earth.

  • Deep In The Heart (Trailer)

    Deep in the Heart is a visually stunning celebration of what makes Texas unique — its diverse landscapes and remarkable wildlife behaviour that cannot be found anywhere else in the world.

  • FILMMAKERS SERIES with Katy Baldock Deep in the Heart

    Producer Katy Baldock discusses the wonder of Texas

  • Deep In The Heart

    Deep in the Heart is a visually stunning celebration of what makes Texas unique — its diverse landscapes and remarkable wildlife behaviour that cannot be found anywhere else in the world.

  • The Silence of the Impenetrable (Trailer)

    Silence of the Impenetrable - An Italian by the name of Roseo is brutally murdered. As the only owner of 230,000 hectares in the north of Argentina its future is cast in doubt. Before this natural paradise disappears, different NGO ́s achieve something unbelievable in the country.

  • The Silence of the Impenetrable

    Silence of the Impenetrable - An Italian by the name of Roseo is brutally murdered. As the only owner of 230,000 hectares in the north of Argentina its future is cast in doubt. Before this natural paradise disappears, different NGO ́s achieve something unbelievable in the country.

  • Mind Wild for The Tool (Trailer)

    The Tool - The way the different wild species use tools may help us to understand how the animal mind works... And it does not go exactly as we have come to believe!

  • The Tool

    The Tool - The way the different wild species use tools may help us to understand how the animal mind works... And it does not go exactly as we have come to believe!

  • ECRICC (Trailer)

    The entire Indian coastline is expected to be among the most affected by climate change, impacting approximately more than 250 million people. The Bay of Bengal and the Arabian Sea are both predicted to be hit by extreme climate variability under future climate scenarios. And globally, climate ch...

  • ECRICC

    Enhancing Climate Resilience of India’s Coastal Communities (ECRICC)’ is a six-year project, that aims to develop the resilience of the lives and livelihoods of the most vulnerable populations particularly women, in the coastal areas of India to climate change and extreme events, using an ecosyst...

  • Witness is a Whale (Trailer)

    The Witness is a Whale- A detective story spanning 60 years and half the globe, The Witness Is a Whale documents the uncovering of a massive illegal and secret slaughter of over 200,000 whales by the Soviet Union and Japan.

  • The Witness Is a Whale

    The Witness is a Whale- A detective story spanning 60 years and half the globe, The Witness Is a Whale documents the uncovering of a massive illegal and secret slaughter of over 200,000 whales by the Soviet Union and Japan.

  • Extremadura (Trailer)

    Extremadura A Natural Paradise in Europe - A paradise of natural life awaits those who accompany us to explore Extremadura.
    The variety and richness of its animal and plant biodiversity is such that it is an unrepeatable trip on the European continent.
    Our documentary feature film will travel fro...

  • Extremadura: A Natural Paradise in Europe

    Extremadura A Natural Paradise in Europe - A paradise of natural life awaits those who accompany us to explore Extremadura.
    The variety and richness of its animal and plant biodiversity is such that it is an unrepeatable trip on the European continent.
    Our documentary feature film will travel fro...

  • Tree with Orange Rings (Trailer)

    The Trees With Orange Rings tells the story of a family of great gray owls in the Bridger Mountains of Montana whose habitat is threatened by a logging project. A beautiful, old-growth Douglas fir forest marked by the U.S. Forest Service with orange rings painted on trees provides a backdrop to t...

  • Tree with Orange Rings

    The Trees With Orange Rings tells the story of a family of great gray owls in the Bridger Mountains of Montana whose habitat is threatened by a logging project.

  • Facing Grizzlies (Trailer)

    Facing Grizzlies - Few people venture into bear country hoping to stand mere metres from a grizzly and film it face to face. Over the past 40 years, that’s exactly what wildlife cinematographer Phil Timpany has done thousands of times. Facing Grizzlies follows his extraordinary journey and heart-...

  • FILMMAKERS SERIES with Chris Aikenhead- Facing Grizzlies

    Director Chris Aikenhead shines some valuable insight into working with grizzlies.

  • Facing Grizzlies

    Facing Grizzlies - Few people venture into bear country hoping to stand mere metres from a grizzly and film it face to face. Over the past 40 years, that’s exactly what wildlife cinematographer Phil Timpany has done thousands of times. Facing Grizzlies follows his extraordinary journey and heart-...

  • Black And White Big Cats (Félins Noir sur Blanc)

    FELINS - the animal sequences are shot with finesse and sensitivity. Director Mathieu Le Lay shakes up the codes of animal documentary with a monochrome aesthetic that takes precedence over the naturalist vision. A striking encounter, a revealing light, a graphic composition, each scene magnifies...

  • Turtles on the Hill

    A love story about a population of rare turtles, a dedicated community conservation group, and the changing coastal landscapes that they share.

  • Finding Sanctuary (Trailer)

    Finding Sanctuary: Life After the Primate Pet Trade - Across the United States, thousands of monkeys, apes, and other nonhuman primates are kept as pets in private homes. This documentary explores the current legal landscape in the U.S., the horrendous suffering of the animals kept as pets; the d...

  • Finding Sanctuary

    Finding Sanctuary: Life After the Primate Pet Trade - Across the United States, thousands of monkeys, apes, and other nonhuman primates are kept as pets in private homes. This documentary explores the current legal landscape in the U.S.; the horrendous suffering of the animals kept as pets; the ...

  • Water We Doing (Trailer)

    Water We Doing?
    This film address' exactly how we can use science, engineering, and innovation to tackle a global water crisis.

  • Water We Doing: The Global Mission To Clean Water

    Water We Doing? address exactly how we can use science, engineering and innovation to tackle a global water crisis.

  • Part of the Pack

    PART OF THE PACK explores the ambiguous love story between humans and wolves.

  • Return to Alaska

    For 35 years, Swiss-Canadian bear researcher Reno Sommerhalder has returned time and again to the remoteness of Alaska. This summer he wants to become even more intimate with this wilderness, by trying as far as possible, to gather his food from nature - just like the bears do.

  • Gardiens des Petites Bêtes (Trailer)

    This charming drama follows a gang of Eco warrior kids in France who are inspired to take on the mayors office to implement sustainable practices.

  • Gardiens des Petites Bêtes

    This charming drama follows a gang of Eco warrior kids in France who are inspired to take on the mayors office to implement sustainable practices.

  • Giants of Big Sur California Condor Stories

    Go behind the scenes with Wilderness Documentarian Ross Thomas as he learns the amazing and inspiring stories of the critically endangered California condor.

  • Giants of Big Sur California Condor Stories (Trailer)

    Go behind the scenes with Wilderness Documentarian Ross Thomas as he learns the amazing and inspiring stories of the critically endangered California condor.

  • Golden Monkeys (Trailer)

    Golden Monkey: Braving the Impossible - Shot in the inaccessible wildernesses of Central Asia, this episode from the series "Wild Empire" follows the perilous existence of a family of golden-snub-nosed monkeys throughout a year to capture their captivating and rarely seen behaviour.

  • Golden Monkeys

    Golden Monkey: Braving the Impossible - Shot in the inaccessible wildernesses of Central Asia, this episode from the series "Wild Empire" follows the perilous existence of a family of golden-snub-nosed monkeys throughout a year to capture their captivating and rarely seen behaviour.

  • Grounded (Trailer)

    GROUNDED explores the topic of lead poisoning in scavengers, particularly golden eagles, who feed on carcasses that were killed with lead bullets.

  • Grounded

    GROUNDED explores the topic of lead poisoning in scavengers, particularly golden eagles, who feed on carcasses that were killed with lead bullets.

  • It's Time To Listen

    How do whales communicate when the underwater landscape is free from the chugging, droning, and ear-splitting sounds of cruise ships?

  • Kalahari (Trailer)

    Kalahari, Land of Secret Alliances - New science from world experts reveals that collaboration plays a major role in animal evolution.
    And there is no better region of the world where this is more vividly on display than in the mighty Kalahari desert in southern Africa.

  • Kalahari

    New science from world experts reveals that collaboration plays a major role in animal evolution. And there is no better region of the world where this is more vividly on display than in the mighty Kalahari desert in southern Africa.

  • La Voz del Mar (Trailer)

    Hawksbill turtles are critically endangered globally, and for many years it was believed they had disappeared from El Salvador. Today, grassroots conservation is delivering renewed hope for hawksbills. Each year, tens of thousands of hatchlings now begin their amazing life journey. Hawksbill turt...

  • La Voz del Mar_ Hope for Hawksbill Turtles

    Hawksbill turtles are critically endangered globally, and for many years it was believed they had disappeared from El Salvador. Today, grassroots conservation is delivering renewed hope for hawksbills. Each year, tens of thousands of hatchlings now begin their amazing life journey. Hawksbill turt...

  • Living on the Edge (Trailer)

    Living on the Edge - We are living in a rapidly warming world and the coastline is first in the firing line. So how is coastal wildlife affected and how are seabirds suited to deal with the new, warmer conditions?

  • Living on the Edge

    Living on the Edge - We are living in a rapidly warming world and the coastline is first in the firing line. So in a rapidly warming world and how are seabirds suited to deal with the new, warmer conditions?

  • Maydayterranean (Trailer)

    Maydayterranean is a documentary film portraying the problems of the Mediterranean Sea as well as the beauty it still has to offer.

  • Maydayterranean

    Maydayterranean is a documentary film portraying the problems of the Mediterranean Sea as well as the beauty it still has to offer.

  • Madagascar's Weirdest Jungle Masters

    Madagascar’s wild inhabitants are some of the weirdest creatures to call our planet home. These extraordinary and bizarre animals have mastered their emerald forest world – from the tops of the tallest trees to the corners of the forest floor.

  • Madagascar's Weirdest Forests of Wonder

    Madagascar's creatures have developed some of the strangest survival methods and physical adaptations Mother Nature has to offer. Rare and spectacularly striking, this curious collection of odd critters is unlike anything else on Earth.

  • Malpelo: Mountain of Sharks (Trailer)

    Malpelo: Mountain of Sharks - Days away from the closest land, lies a mythical underwater volcano. Massive shoals of fish darken the water and hundreds of sharks patrol the seamount. But like all wild places, this one too is in grave danger. Illegal fishing and sharkfinning might soon deplete th...

  • Malpelo: Mountain of Sharks

    Malpelo: Mountain of Sharks - Days away from the closest land, lies a mythical underwater volcano. Massive shoals of fish darken the water and hundreds of sharks patrol the seamount. But like all wild places, this one too is in grave danger. Illegal fishing and sharkfinning might soon deplete thi...

  • Mamody: The Last Baobab Digger (Trailer)

    Mamody The Last Baobab Digger - In the arid southwest of Madagascar, the rains fall only a few times a year. The inhabitants of the small village of Ampotaka found a unique solution to store water.

  • FILMMAKERS SERIES with Cyrille Cornu - Mamody, The Last Baobab Digger

    Cyrille Cornu shares his love for the people and unique nature of Madagascar and the inspiration behind becoming a natural history film after years of being a researcher.

  • Mamody: The Last Baobab Digger

    Mamody The Last Baobab Digger - In the arid southwest of Madagascar, the rains fall only a few times a year. The inhabitants of the small village of Ampotaka found a unique solution to store water.

  • My Wild Backyard: New York (Trailer)

    My Wild Backyard: New York City. Wildlife filmmaker Jacob Steinberg gives us an insider’s tour of the Big Apple’s wild backyard.

  • My Wild Backyard: New York City

    My Wild Backyard: New York City. Wildlife filmmaker Jacob Steinberg gives us an insider’s tour of the Big Apple’s wild backyard.

  • Ocean Guardians (Trailer)

    Ocean Guardians, created by PWF Documentary Filmmaker Selket Kaufman, recounts the journey of humpback whales as they migrate between Alaska and Hawai‘i while illuminating PWF’s ongoing work to save the species and restore the delicate balance between humankind and marine life

  • Ocean Guardians

    Ocean Guardians, created by PWF Documentary Filmmaker Selket Kaufman, recounts the journey of humpback whales as they migrate between Alaska and Hawai‘i while illuminating PWF’s ongoing work to save the species and restore the delicate balance between humankind and marine life.

  • Nature's Magic Moments (Trailer)

    Nature's Magic Moments - lets us see nature with new eyes! Unique animal behaviour, brilliant super slow motion and amazing time lapse allow us to immerse ourselves in an unknown world, where every moment is a feast for the senses.
    Nature is full of surprises, but all too often they escape our p...

  • Nature's Magic Moments

    Nature's Magic Moments - lets us see nature with new eyes! Unique animal behaviour, brilliant super slow motion and amazing time lapse allow us to immerse ourselves in an unknown world, where every moment is a feast for the senses.
    Nature is full of surprises, but all too often they escape our p...

  • Restoring Italy's Wild Heart

    Restoring Italy’s Wild Heart is a short film that places a spotlight on the people in the Apennine Mountain range, who are doing extraordinary things to restore their native ecosystem and promote progressive coexistence within it.

    Only 2 hours from Rome but untouched by heavy industry this almos...

  • Hispania: Land of Rabbits

    Hispania: Land of Rabbits - This documentary reflects the great importance that the rabbit has for the survival of the populations of the most emblematic predatory animals of the Iberian fauna.

  • Depois do Fogo

    Depois do Fogo - After the Fire - tells the story of inhabitants of Pantanal, Brazil, a year after the 2020 fires. People with real dilemmas, dreams and fears, literally opening their homes and verbalizing the feelings of those who saw the fire up close.

  • DOURADO (Trailer)

    From a pet to a symbol of the fight for the preservation of Biodiversity, the Golden Lion Tamarin is one of the most emblematic species of Brazilian fauna. Native to the Atlantic Forest in Rio de Janeiro, the history of the tamarin is intertwined with the history of the forest and the history of ...

  • Dourado

    From a pet to a symbol of the fight for the preservation of Biodiversity, the Golden Lion Tamarin is one of the most emblematic species of Brazilian fauna. Native to the Atlantic Forest in Rio de Janeiro, the history of the tamarin is intertwined with the history of the forest and the history of ...

  • Joy

    How would you feel if you were a mother of two families? If you would have to combine the maternity of your two children, with the protection of some of the last mountain gorillas still living in freedom on our planet? This is the story of Joy.

  • Little Stream Big Magic

    In Franklin, West Virginia, something magical is happening in the local streams! A native trout species pushed to the brink of extinction is making a remarkable comeback. Working with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service's Partners for Fish & Wildlife, local farmers, ranchers, and the community at l...

  • Truluck

    Follow the life changing events that led window cleaner Steve Truluck to discover his passion for helping others fulfil their dreams of seeing Orcas.

  • FILMMAKERS SERIES with team TRULUCK

    Ecoflix's very own Ian Redmond shoots the breeze with the team from TRULUCK. The film about window cleaner Steve Truluck who discovered his passion for helping others fulfil their dreams of seeing orcas.

  • Okefenokee Destiny

    A love letter from locals to a deeply mysterious and largely unknown swamp as it comes under pressure from a mining company that could destroy it before it gains its rightful protected place in the world.

  • The Land of the Bear

    The Marsican Brown Bear imprinted its legacy in the Central Apennines centuries ago. This endemic species once thrived in the region, but it is now recognised as being endangered. Human interference has greatly compromised the bears’ potential to populate and survive in the area over the years. T...

  • A Home Among the Trees

    Local conservationists work to protect bird habitats in Scott Creek, Adelaide, Australia

  • Big Bend: The Wild Frontier of Texas

    Roam the Wild West frontier land of the Rio Grande’s Big Bend alongside its iconic animals, including black bears, rattlesnakes and scorpions.

  • Buzz Pollen Nation

    Bombus occidentalis, the Western Bumblebee, was one of the most common species found in the western US. Since the late 90's, this species has experienced steep decline.

  • The Ghost Rainforest

    Told through the eyes of indigenous activist Narubia Werreria, ‘The Ghost Rainforest’ follows a group of five indigenous leaders and activists from the Amazon, making an emotionally charged journey to the last remnant of a lost ecosystem; a desperately rare temperate rainforest habitat on the Wes...

  • FILMMAKERS SERIES with John Davies & Viv Cumming - The Ghost Rainforest

    FILMMAKERS SERIES Ecoflix talks with John Davies & Viv Cumming from THE GHOST RAINFOREST

  • Path of the Bear

    Bear expert Chris Morgan travels to the heart of Italy to meet the people who have been fighting for the conservation of the Marsican brown bear and help to further its protection.

  • Real Fur

    REAL FUR follows the personal journey of director Taimoor Choudhry, from a typical uninformed individual wearing a fur trimmed jacket, to becoming a mindful and educated consumer through his conversation with animal rights experts and lovers.

  • Returning England's Forgotten Frog

    Before the 1990s, the loud chattering call of the pool frog could be heard across the wetlands of East England. But when it began to grow silent, no one really paid much attention—until it was too late.

  • Tiger on the Rocks

    The Tasmanian Tiger once roamed throughout Australia, leaving lasting connections with the land and its first people.

  • Westward Wings

    Westward Wings follows researcher Maggie Hirschauer as she strives to learn more about the monarch butterfly population in western Montana. Maggie’s research opens a window to a world of pollinators and highlights the importance of creating habitat for native pollinators across the Western United...

  • Anima

    ANIMA is a short documentary film created with the goal of decreasing violence against animals by raising awareness of what different faiths teach about compassion, animals, and the environment.

  • Flight of the Wood Stork

    Throughout the twentieth century, Wood Storks were synonymous with Corkscrew Swamp Sanctuary. However, in recent decades, Wood Storks are frequently choosing not to nest at the Sanctuary, or their nests are failing.

  • Rangers of Ulann Taiga (Trailer)

    A look into the lives of the Ulaan Taiga rangers who have dedicated their lives to the national parks and protected areas of Mongolia

  • Rangers of Ulaan Taiga

    A look into the lives of the Ulaan Taiga rangers who have dedicated their lives to the national parks and protected areas of Mongolia.

  • The Awakening of the Vietnamese Elephant

    The Awakening of the Asian Elephant' is a short observational documentary about an elephant who falls sick and the local mahouts (elephant caretakers) who fight to save her life. A story of resilience, camaraderie and trust between two different species who have always lived alongside each other.

  • A Trout with Feathers

    A TROUT WITH FEATHERS - This film follows Mike Forsberg on his quest to photograph the American dipper diving underwater in the Poudre River in Colorado and will introduce you to a lifelong birder, retired school teacher, and ex-Harley rider Steve Den who helps Mike along the way.

  • Colonies in Conflict

    Colonies in Conflict - Filmmaker Rajani Mani gives a first-person account of how expanding cities are wiping out native bee populations, starting from her own neighbourhood.

  • High Plains Wild

    High Plains Wild - Bighorn sheep were once commonly found in the Great Plains and American West but were nearly hunted to extinction and are now threatened by disease and habitat fragmentation. This film shows a behind the scenes look of the lingering wild western Nebraska caught on camera by two...

  • Homes for Hoppers

    Home For Hoppers - A huge insect fanatic finds out that Britain’s largest and rarest grasshopper, the large marsh grasshopper, needs help to avoid extinction in the UK.

  • Restoration: 10,000 Bison in a Suitcase on a Plane

    10,00 Bison in a Suitcase - What is the future of bison conservation and restoration? Can Parks Canada continue to practice the current costly methods or is there a better way? The short film looks at the work being carried out behind the scenes for the future of bison restoration and conservation.

  • The Cult of The Natural History of Mexico

    Cult of the Natural History of Mexico is a project that aims to celebrate and offer the biodiversity of this land full of ecological complexity and geographical benefits. This work represents Miguel Ángel Sicilia's career as a wildlife filmmaker and is his legacy for future generations.

  • They Belong: The Return To Banff National Park

    They Belong: The return To Bannf National Park - The film visits a milestone in bison conservation efforts within Canada and looks behind the scenes of a herd of plains bison being transferred from Elk Island National Park to Banff National Park. Behind the scenes of Parks Canada working to re-i...

  • Okavango (Trailer)

    This is an insiders’ view of one of the greatest river systems on the planet. It is presented as a love letter, and explores the layers of paradise, limbo and inferno in a natural history echo of Dante’s Divine Comedy, a quest to find the real Okavango, a river of dreams, or beauty of conflict an...

  • OKAVANGO

    This is an insiders’ view of one of the greatest river systems on the planet. It is presented as a love letter, and explores the layers of paradise, limbo and inferno in a natural history echo of Dante’s Divine Comedy, a quest to find the real Okavango, a river of dreams, or beauty of conflict an...

  • Yellowstone 88 (Trailer )

    In the summer of 1988 dry lightning sparked a fire in the parched and drought ridden landscape of Yellowstone Park igniting a blaze that would scorch over 1.5 million perimeter acres of the park. Song of Fire, the narrative poem that guides the animation, tells the story of this conflagration tha...

  • Yellowstone 88

    In the summer of 1988 dry lightning sparked a fire in the parched and drought ridden landscape of Yellowstone Park igniting a blaze that would scorch over 1.5 million perimeter acres of the park. Song of Fire, the narrative poem that guides the animation, tells the story of this conflagration tha...

  • Jade Eyed Leopard Trailer

    Her name is ‘Toto’, Swahili for small, with the most unusual bright aquamarine eyes. She was born under a safari camp tent in the Masai Mara.
    Through the film, that covers Toto’s life her first three years, we see the building blocks locking into place, learning lessons until she is ready to make...

  • Jade Eyed Leopard

    Her name is ‘Toto’, Swahili for small, with the most unusual bright aquamarine eyes. She was born under a safari camp tent in the Masai Mara.
    Through the film, that covers Toto’s life her first three years, we see the building blocks locking into place, learning lessons until she is ready to make...

  • Dipsas Speaks (Trailer)

    Dipsas Speaks is a poetic reflection on the human-wildlife conflict bordering Ecuador’s Cayambe-Coca National Park, where cattle grazing and agriculture threaten fauna habitat. With a 100% wildlife cast filmed on a cloud forest reforestation site, a voice is given to threatened fauna through Dip...

  • Dipsas Speaks

    Dipsas Speaks is a poetic reflection on the human-wildlife conflict bordering Ecuador’s Cayambe-Coca National Park, where cattle grazing and agriculture threaten fauna habitat. With a 100% wildlife cast filmed on a cloud forest reforestation site, a voice is given to threatened fauna through Dip...

  • EL PARAJE (Trailer)

    El Paraje tells the story of a Natural Reserve located in the mouth of Guadalhorce river. Nowadays, this place is surrounded by roads, houses and industry in Malaga, a large western tourist city in southern Europe. However it is still a remarkable site where you can find a great variety of bird s...

  • EL PARAJE

    El Paraje tells the story of a Natural Reserve located in the mouth of Guadalhorce river. Nowadays, this place is surrounded by roads, houses and industry in Malaga, a large western tourist city in southern Europe. However it is still a remarkable site where you can find a great variety of bird s...

  • Free Billy (Trailer)

    Taken from the wild in Malaysia as a baby, Billy was transported to Los Angeles Zoo. There he was cruelly trained to do tricks to amuse the visitors.
    Thirty years later, having led a mostly solitary life in the zoo, Billy exhibits symptoms of mental and physical distress.
    This powerful film foll...

  • Free Billy

    Taken from the wild in Malaysia as a baby, Billy was transported to Los Angeles Zoo. There he was cruelly trained to do tricks to amuse the visitors.
    Thirty years later, having led a mostly solitary life in the zoo, Billy exhibits symptoms of mental and physical distress.
    This powerful film foll...

  • The Last Stand (Trailer)

    The Last Stand examines the urgent race to save the world's last remaining ancient forests and stop global warming. This emotive documentary, using the flashpoint of British Columbia's "Battle for the Trees" at Fairy Creek, examines the importance of keeping intact forest ecosystems: in North Ame...

  • The Last Stand

    THE LAST STAND examines the urgent race to save the world's last remaining ancient forests and stop global warming. This emotive documentary, using the flashpoint of British Columbia's "Battle for the Trees" at Fairy Creek, examines the importance of keeping intact forest ecosystems: in North Am...

  • We Trees

    Ever wonder what trees think of us, now that we have created a global climate crisis? This 2 minute film gives trees a chance to talk.