The International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam has announced a new competition program, the Green Screen Documentary. The program will screen 12 docs focusing on the relationship between man and the environment, and will be judged be a three person international jury. The award winner will receive €2,500 at the closing ceremony on November 26. The new competition program is in cooperation with the Ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality. The selected films are The Broken Moon by Marcos Negrão and André Rangel, Cool It by Ondi Timoner, Future of Hope from Henry Bateman, Greenlit from Miranda Bailey, Into Eternity by Michael Madsen, Locust by Robert Nugent, The Pipe Risteard O Dohmnaill, Queen of the Sun: What Are the Bees Telling Us? by Taggart Siegel, Selling the Silence by Markku Tuurna, There Once Was an Island: Te Henua e Nnoho by Brian March, Under the Green Sun by Chantal Lasbats and Windfall by Laura Israel.
- Hot Docs ’17