WCFF 2022 Under the Water

WCFF 2022 Under the Water

From mountains of sharks to micro safaris in ponds and everything aqua related in between.

WCFF 2022 Under the Water
  • 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...

  • 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.

  • 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...

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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'.

  • 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?

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Mediterranean: Life Under Siege (Trailer)

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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • When the Ocean Turns Black (Trailer)

    When the news about the oil spill off the shores of Peru, I decided to pack my gear and travel to document the effect of the spill on the wildlife.
    However, the moment I stepped on Ancon beach and met with the amazing local fishermen, I felt how my mind was changing. I suddenly realized that I wa...

  • 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

  • Maydayterranean (Trailer)

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

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...