Category Archives: GREEN SCREEN FILM FESTIVAL 2016

Green Screen is an annual film festival that screens movies about environmental conservation, climate change, green energy and sustainable development.

NOVEMBER 1-12, 2016

Green Screen | The Big Picture

Two weeks ago, Green Screen kicked off its 6th year as part of the film season, but this year was different. Green Screen officially launched on November 1st as a Film Festival and with this new status created an even larger platform to share their passion for film and further expand the use of this […]

Film Screening: How To Change The World + Panel Discussion

Is it possible for an individual to create meaningful change? Roberta Hunter, co-founder of renowned international environmental organisation Greenpeace will visit Trinidad as a guest of Green Screen The Environmental Film Festival to participate on a panel discussion about environmental activism at St. Mary’s College Centenary Hall, November 2nd at 6:00 pm. Ms. Hunter will […]

Films For A Better Place Introduces Local Filmmakers

Sustain T&T continues to support local film content with their new project ‘Films For A Better Place’ (FFABP), an initiative that evolved from their very own critically acclaimed and award winning 2015 documentary ‘A Better Place’. With the aim to support and encourage the development of documentary content that tells stories about environmental and sustainability issues, local […]

Small Change

Directed by Dylan Quesnel |  Documentary Short | 20′ | T&T | 2016 Small Change focusses on climate change within the Trinidad and Tobago context, with focus on the present state of our local economy, and moves which can be made in the grassroots, private and public sectors to improve the existing state of our environment, while having significant […]

Light Study

Directed by Josephine Massarella | Experimental | 13′ | Canada | 2013 Filmed entirely in single frames over a three year period, Light Study is a poetic examination of the wetlands, forests and ecosystems along the Bruce Peninsula of the Niagara Escarpment World Biosphere Reserve. Friday 4th November, 2016 | 5:30 PM | Medulla Art Gallery | FREE  […]

Films for A Better Place

Following on the success of our 2015 documentary A Better Place, Sustain T&T, Green Screen’s parent organisation, is supporting the development of more local film content. Our new initiative Films for a Better Place provided selected short film projects with technical support and small grants. The filmmakers who participated in this project include Maya Cross-Lovelace, […]

Green Screen 2016 Benefit Launch

Green Screen – The Environmental Film Festival will launch its 2016 season with its annual Cocktail Benefit Launch on November 1st at Digicel IMAX, Port of Spain. Minister of Planning and Development Camille Robinson Regis will be among speakers at the event. Green Screen is an annual festival of acclaimed local, regional and international films […]

Stakeholders meet for Green Screen 2016 Media Launch

On October 14th, local NGO Sustain T&T hosted a media launch for the sixth annual installment of Green Screen – The Environmental Film Festival. The lead sponsor of this year’s festival is the German Embassy of the Republic of Germany, and the launch was held at the official residence of the Ambassador. The event was […]