On first Wild Oceans FilmFest edition, 269 productions from 47 countries have been submitted to the competition

Documentary

  • Sockeye Salmon. Red Fish. Russian Federation, 51 min, 2020. Shpilenok Film.

  • My Octopus Teacher. South Africa, 85 min, 2020. Off the Fence and The Sea Change Project.

  • Sea of Shadows. Austria, 105 min, 2019. Terra Mater Factual Studio.              

  • Our Oceans: A Journey of Discovery. South Africa, 90 min, 2019. Wildoceans and Off the Fence.

Documentary Short Film

  • Life On the Rocks. United Kingdom, 19 min, 2019. George Pretty.

  • Il luciaiuolo. Italy, 9 min, 2018. Joe Nappa.

  • Kokoly. United Kingdom, 15 min, 2019. Blue Ventures.

  • Surface. United States, 7 min, 2018. Roam Media.

  • Sandy Illusions. Netherlands, 10 min, 2019. Robert Hughan and Arthur Scheijde.

  • On the Edge: Lewis Pugh. Argentina, 9 min, 2020. Michael Booth.

  • I Am Vital. France, 6 min, 2020. Florian Ledoux.

  • The Manta Listener. Mexico, 7 min, 2020. Waterproff Video.

  • Who is Vilayta. Spain, 25 min, 2019. Germán Pinelo.

 

Production about preservation

  • Our Oceans: A Journey of Discovery. South Africa, 90 min, 2019. Wildoceans and Off the Fence.         

  • Saving Sea Turtles: Preventing Extinction. United States, 70 min, 2017. Interchange Media Art Productions.

  • Sharkwater Extinction. Canada, 84 min, 2018. Sharkwater Extinction Productions Inc.

  • Changing Seas: “Corals in Crisis”. United States, 26 min, 2019. South Florida PBS.

  • Sea of Shadows. Austria, 105 min, 2019. Terra Mater Factual Studio.

 

About animal behavior or ecosystem description

  • Norway’s Magical Fjords. Germany, 52 min, 2017. Nautilusfilm.

  • My Octopus Teacher. South Africa, 85 min, 2020. Off the Fence and The Sea Change Project.

  • Whale Wisdom. Austria, 50 min, 2018. Terra Mater Factual Studios.

  • Ocean Predators Revealed - Hunters in Hostile Waters. France, 50 min, 2018. ZED.

 

 

Production shot in an Aquarium

  • Saving Sea Turtles: Preventing Extinction. United States, 70 min, 2017. Interchange Media Art Productions.

  • Out of Plastic. Spain, 19 min, 2018. Line Hadsbjerg.

  • Sea of Fertility. Republic of Singapore, 8 min, 2019. Bambby Cheuk.

 

 

Young directors

  • Deep Blue Connection. Austria, 5 min, 2020. Sabine M. Probst.

  • The Blob. United States, 9 min, 2020. Benjamin Collins.

  • Diving For Balance. Netherlands, 26 min, 2020. Sara Cornelissen and Steff Donkers.

  • Sea of Fertility. Republic of Singapore, 8 min, 2019. Bambby Cheuk.

  • The Evolution of the Ocean. Spain, 4 min, 2019. Rafael Fernández Caballero.

The finalists