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turning environmental awareness into action through films and emerging media

APRIL 19-28

A nine day Film Festival and GlobalGala showcasing films and interactive media from top filmmakers and conservationists from around the globe that explore conservation, climate change, and the environment.

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“We created a Film Festival that not only creates awareness, but also creates impact.”

– Michael Cain –
President, EarthxFilm

EarthxFilm Festival 2019


A Film by Conservation Filmmaker

Ben Masters
Thursday, April 25
The Perot Museum of Nature and Science


Filmmaker Ben Masters’ film, THE RIVER AND THE WALL, follows five friends on an immersive adventure through the unknown wilds of the Texas borderlands as they travel 1200 miles from El Paso to the Gulf of Mexico on horses, mountain bikes, and canoes documenting the last remaining wilderness in Texas with NatGeo Explorer Filipe DeAndrade, Ornithologist Heather Mackey, River Guide Austin Alvarado, and Conservationist Jay Kleberg.

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Welcome to EarthxFilm
Learn about who we are
and the issues that drive us.

How to Fest
A crash course
to visiting EarthxFilm.

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The Experience

EarthX Interactive is one of the world’s most engaging virtual reality experiences, taking audiences on exciting immersive journeys.  From swimming with dolphins and dancing with flamingos, to rescuing turtles at one of the most remote locations on earth, or trekking through African wilderness to defend wildlife – it’s all in a days viewing at EarthxInteractive.

  • 7 World Premieres
  • 36 Interactive Experiences
  • Augmented Reality
  • Virtual Reality
  • Mixed Reality
  • Immersive Experiences
  • Interactive Walls
  • and More!



Free Outdoor Screening, University of Texas Dallas

Tuesday, April 23, 8:30 p.m.
Director Slater Jewell-Kemker will appear at University of Texas Dallas for a lively outdoor screening of her film, Youth Unstoppable: The Rise of the Global Youth Climate Movement.

Common Ground Community Dinner: A Celebration of Food, Film and Community

Wednesday, April 24, 6:30-9:30 p.m.
$50 @ Dallas Farmers Market

Common Ground, presented by Food Maven, is a pop-up community dinner that celebrates the stories of food and the people working in innovative ways to produce, deliver and prepare it. A screening of the heart-warming agricultural documentary The Biggest Little Farm (91 min.) will follow music and dinner. EarthxFilm is hosting this event in partnership with Food Maven.

EarthxFilm Panel Discussions

Saturday, April 27
Sunday, April 28
FREE. In Fair Park

Join us for a series of free panel discussions featuring the festival’s filmmakers and experts in the field.

Family Friendly Events and Screenings

With Family Friendly shorts programs, interactive experiences and even a picnic at the Trinity River Audubon Center, EarthxFilm has something for everybody in your family.

Student Film Competition

Through educational initiatives such as our youth film competitions, EarthxFilm provides youth with the tools to become the next heroes for our planet.

Make a Film.

Be a Planet Hero.

Win prizes!

Youth Filmmaker Competition Open for submissions January 28 to March 23.

Calling all filmmakers ages 11-22 and grades 1-5 for class projects

  • Create a Film to compete for up to $3500 in cash prizes including
  • $1000 Individual Grandprize
  • $1000 School Prize for the school with the most entries

Write, create, and produce a film that answers the question:

 How is Climate Change impacting you?

EarthxFilm Festival 2019


Youth Unstoppable: The Rise of the Global Youth Climate Movement

With Director Slater Jewell-Kemker
Monday, April 22
Alamo Drafthouse Cinema


Celebrate Earth Day in Dallas with a special screening of the inspiring documentary Youth Unstoppable: The Rise of the Global Youth Climate Movement. Director Slater Jewell-Kemker will be in attendance and afterwards, there will be a gathering celebrating the 50th Earth Day

Films you can’t afford to miss

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A Directory of EarthxFilm Festival Participants

EarthxFilm exists due to the tireless efforts of the EARTHLINGS as they are affectionately known, an impressive line-up that includes film makers, directors, producers, writers and financiers of environmental and conservation films and interactive projects that represent a broad spectrum of initiatives and efforts around the globe.

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“EarthxFilm Festival is a place where you might run into Kevin Sorbo on the ‘green carpet’ or Buzz Aldrin in the restroom.”


Friday, April 26 • 6:30PM – 11:00PM

An eco-star-studded evening of elegance that will celebrate progress, hope, innovation and a global shift toward a more sustainable future for all. Proceeds from this GlobalGala will go towards year-round educational activities and environmental awareness.

About EarthxFilm

EarthxFilm showcases films and emerging media that explore conservation, climate change, and the environment while honoring the heroes working to protect our planet. Our goal is to turn awareness into action, through art and motion picture media including documentaries, film shorts and virtual reality, and to partner with environmental, film and entertainment organizations across the globe.


  • Water & Ocean
  • Climate Change
  • Energy & Transportation
  • Food & Agriculture
  • Wildlife & Nature
  • Cities & Urban Areas
  • Environmental Justice

EarthxFilm Sponsors

Our sponsors play a vital role in bringing our environmental awareness efforts to life through their generous support of the EarthXFilmFestival. With the generosity and involvement of sponsoring businesses and organizations, the EarthX community is able to further the mission of creating solutions and promoting innovations for safeguarding the future of our planet.

Thank you to our sponsors and partners


Special screenings every fourth Monday of each month that impact hearts and minds in matters of conservation and sustainability. 

The Human Element

February 25 – 7PM
Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
3200 Darnell St,
Fort Worth, Texas

Renowned photographer James Balog (CHASING ICE) uses his camera to reveal how environmental change is affecting the lives of everyday Americans. Following the four classical elements— air, earth, fire and water— to frame his journey, Balog explores wildfires, hurricanes, sea level rise, coal mining, and the changes in the air we breathe.



March 25 – 7PM
Cinepolis Victory Park
2365 Victory Park Ln
Dallas, Texas

A hopeful documentary about fighting with your whole heart, UNFRACTURED follows introspective biologist and mother Sandra Steingraber as she reinvents herself as an outspoken activist and throws herself into a an environmental war that many believe is unwinnable.


EarthxFilm, is the best festival in the country to screen an environmental film and have it seen by people who are not in the choir.”

EarthxFilm Festival 2018
Award Winners

In 2018 EarthxFilm handed out cash prizes totaling $37,000 to winning filmmakers with a portion of those funds going directly to the environmental organizations and efforts that the films themselves explored or profiled.

Best Feature Film


Award – $5000

Canadian filmmaker, writer and educator Chanda Chevannes is passionate about social change. Her hopeful documentary,  UNFRACTURED, follows biologist and mother Sandra Steingraber as she reinvents herself as an outspoken activist and throws herself into an environmental war that many believe is unwinnable. It’s about fighting for something you believe in with your whole heart.

Chanda Chevannes
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