19 - 23 Oct, Bristol
The most important global gathering of natural world storytellers
Call for Entries

For over 30 years our prestigious biennial Festival has been convening and celebrating the world's best natural world storytellers. Through collaboration with our ever-growing community of filmmakers, photographers, broadcasters, technologists and conservation organisations we aim to transform the craft of natural world storytelling across platforms and across audiences, ensuring as many people as possible experience the natural world, feel part of it and want to help protect it.

Dec 2019 - 50% off industry flash sale - SOLD OUT
Jan 2020 - Film and photography Call for Entries for Panda Awards and Official Selection
May 2020 - Film and photography submission deadline*
Early Spring - volunteer applications open, festival passes on sale via wildscreenfestival2020.eventbrite.co.uk 
August 2020 - Panda Awards nominees and Official Selection announced
19 - 23 October 2020 - Wildscreen Festival, Bristol

* Please note: in light of the current COVID-19 situation, we have removed the additional late submission fee. Extended Regular Deadline is 1 May 2020.



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