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Submit Your Film to Green Screen!

November 2-10, 2017 We accept films in the following categories: Short Documentary Feature Documentary Short Narrative Feature Narrative Animation/Experimental/Digital Media Feature Animation/Experimental/Digital Media Short [highlight color=#69b738 ]   Films must have an environmental, sustainability or social justice theme.   [/highlight] Deadlines Early Bird Deadline May 31st, 2017 Free Submission Regular Deadline, June 30th, 2017 Submission […]

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 […]

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 […]

The Big Picture

Green Screen 2016: The Big Picture GREEN SCREEN is now a Festival! The annual series that has brought movies on environmental and sustainability issues to local audiences since 2011 is now fully fledged, and this year’s schedule of activities (November 1-12) will offer much more than movies. Sustain T&T, the not-for-profit organisation that produces Green […]

Green Screen raises awareness of eco issues

Original article by NYERERE HAYNES  |  GUARDIAN Trinidad Published on Monday, October 26, 2015 Carver Bacchus would like more corporate support for Green Screen as he believes films are an excellent method of sending the message of environmental sustainability. The films screened by Sustain T&T are free to the public. Green Screen—the Environmental Film Series, […]

German Ambassador hails GREEN SCREEN at 2015 media launch

Film-makers, musicians, artists, activists and environmental stakeholders came together on October 16 to usher in Green Screen 2015. The media launch for the environmental film series, now in its fifth year, took place at the Residence of the German Ambassador in Maraval on October 16. Partners, sponsors, participants, stakeholders and friends were given an early look at […]