Seoul Eco Film Festival (SEFF) is the first and biggest film festival in Korea focusing on environmental issues. Established in 2004 by Korea Green Foundation, SEFF is a festival that seeks to share the hope for a better world where all the lives can live in harmony with environment and nature. Through cinema, the festival hopes to promote ideas of environmental protection and life respect to encourage public awareness and action for positive changes.
SEFF is an annual event with one international and one domestic competition among other non-competitive sections, and its 16th edition will be held from 23 to 29 May 2019. SEFF would like to welcome all to join the festival where the concerns and visions about the future of our environment can be found and shared.
Seoul Eco Film Festival awards best international and domestic environmental films with 3 prizes of international competition and 3 prizes of Korean Competition. The following is the details of the awards which will be given at the award ceremony.
A. International Competition
1) Best Feature Film 10,000,000 KRW
2) Special Jury Award 5,000,000 KRW
3) Audience Choice 1,000,000 KRW
B. Korean Competition
1) Grand Prize 5,000,000 KRW
2) Excellence Prize 3,000,000 KRW
3) Special Audience Jury Award 2,000,000 KRW
+ Submission Deadline
18th January 2019 (on arrival)
A. Films completed after 1st January 2017 and never been submitted to SEFF before.
B. Films that deal with environmental issues regardless of genre.
C. Both short and feature-length films can be submitted.
+ Call for Entries
* To reduce carbon emissions, SEFF prefers online registration.
A. Complete the entry form via Google Docs. We ask to include a preview link (Vimeo, Youtube etc.) or send a full-length preview file to firstname.lastname@example.org.
B. Download the entry form from SEFF website to complete and send it with a preview link or a full-length preview file (or DVD if there is no other choices) to email@example.com.
C. Use SEFF online registration channel on Filmfreeway
Program Department, Seoul Eco Film Festival
3F, Donghwa Bldg, 106, Seosumun-ro, Jung-gu, Seoul 04513, Korea
TEL +82-(0)2-2011-4336 / FAX +82-(0)2-725-4840