Tvebiomovies Competition 2014

Deadline: 25 August 2014
Open to: everyone
Prize: $1500 (approx. €1100)


Tvebiomovies  is a film competition now in its fifth year, and open to everyone around the world with access to a camera. You could receive $300 (approx. €220) to produce a one-minute film about the environment. They are looking for creative, funny or serious, inspirational stories.

There are three categories in the competition – each looking at different aspects of the environment:

  • The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Sustainable Resource Initiative Prize;
  • The INBAR Prize for bamboo and rattan;
  • The WWF-UK Prize for a World With a Future.


The competition is open to any person of any age, in any country. The films should be up to 1 minute and should be submitted in English, Arabic, Spanish, Russian or French.

Entrants can compete individually or in-group. Group entries must have a named group leader, whose details should be submitted on the entry form.


Nine finalists will be awarded $300 to make their films. The finalist in each category with the most views on tve’s Inspiring Change YouTube channel will win a $1500 prize.

The nine finalist films will be shown at the CBD COP 12 Conference on Biodiversity in the Republic of Korea in October 2014.


In order to enter the competition you have to choose one of the three categories and think how you might make a one-minute film.
Then you should write and submit a proposal about the film you would like to make using the online form before 25 August 2014.

Funding will only be awarded on delivery of the film. The deadline for the delivery of the final nine films is 14 October 2014.

For further information please contact: or visit the official website.

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