Mexican Consulate

DEL RIO - The Consulate of Mexico in Del Rio informs that the International Festival of Environmental Short Films ECOFILM, project of the Fundación Hombre Naturaleza, opened its call in April 2018 to invite: directors, filmmakers, students and professionals from the film industry and of publicity to participate in its 8th edition dedicated to Sustainable Mobility.

The theme of this year, Sustainable Mobility, was chosen with the aim of promoting the culture of a transport that helps to reduce polluting emissions and promote social conditions for coexistence and respect in public space; managing to implement best practices in Mexico that reflect innovation and quality of life in harmony with the environment.

This naturally results in prioritizing pedestrians, cyclists and public transport within public policies. It also implies that all users are responsible for the way in which we mobilize using non-polluting renewable energies.

The bases of the call can be found at, the registration date begins on April 24 and closes on July 14, 2018 at 23:59 hours. It should be noted that registration is free.

The festival has four participation categories: Animation, Fiction, Documentary and Audiovisual Campaign. All the submitted materials will be evaluated by a committee made up of specialists in the subjects: academics, filmmakers and professionals in the film industry.