2018 Award Winning Films Announced

Congratulations to the amazing filmmakers who make Wild & Scenic a world class festival!

We are delighted to honor the following films.

People’s Choice
Redefining Prosperity: The Gold Rushes of Nevada City

Best of Festival
Rodents of Unusual Size

Spirit of Activism
Angry Inuk

Best in Theme
Water Warriors

Most Inspiring Adventure Film
Charged: The Eduardo Garcia Story

Best Short
A Letter to Congress

Jury Awards
No Man’s Land
Wasted! The Story of Food Waste

Student Filmmaker Award
Chloe Chin, Kaʻimi Kaleleiki, Alexis Nordblom, Jolene Munch
Rising Tide

John de Graaf Environmental Filmmaking Award
Peter Byck – During the Drought and A Fence and an Owner

Honorable Mentions
Keepers of the Future
Mothered by Mountains
Imagination: Tom Wallisch  

Kids Jury
My Irnik

Kids Jury Honorable Mention
Wild Inheritance