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$10K CMG Action Grant Award Winner announced at CIFF

We are pleased to announce the grant recipient for the $10K Action Grant in conjunction with the Points North Institute was awarded over the weekend.  Alex Finn and his project Whale Heritage Series was awarded this grant last night at the Camden International Film Festival

What Virtual Reality offers Conservation Activism

A blog post from filmmaker and CMG founder, David Conover:

New media formats are always on the horizon. And just like the ocean waves crashing below me on a rocky Maine shore this September morning, they are also always piling up one after another, relentlessly shaping the ground on which we stand. The latest breaking wave is VR360, or 360-degree Virtual Reality (VR).

CMG Announces 3 Action Grant Finalists

We are pleased to announce our three finalists for our 2016 CMG Action Grant in conjunction with the Points North Institute and Camden International Film Festival (CIFF). The three CMG Action Grant Finalists selected will be attending the festival for one-on-one pitch sessions with Conservation Media Group and one grant winner will be announced at the close of the festival.

CMG Awards Action Grant to 5 Gyres for Microbead Prevention
CMG is pleased to annouce a $10,000 Action Grant was awarded to 5 Gyres.  The grant will be going toward the final phase of a Community Action Campaign that began with a scientific discovery in the Great Lakes, finding plastic microbeads. More info
CMG Grantee Releases Videos Aimed at Protecting Marine Wildlife in the Philippines
Action Grantee Sally Snow has released all five of her short-films, part of the Their Future, Our Future campaign in the Philippines.  The campaign, by LAMAVE, the Large Marine Vertebrate Research Institute Philippines, supports passing a. More info
CMG to award Action Grant at Camden International Film Festival
We are pleased to announce that we are now accepting applications for a CMG Action Grant in conjunction with the Points North Institute.  Established in July 2016, the Points North Institute produces the annual Camden International Film. More info