Eco film festival concludes in Male’

An environment-themed film festival was concluded yesterday after screening three days worth of films and documentaries from around the world for local audiences in Male’.

The Safe Planet Film Festival was held in collaboration between a number of parties including the Ministry of Housing and Environment and Indian environmental NGO Terre Policy. the festival showcased a number of films concerning environmental issues ranging in length from 30 second shorts to hour-long documentaries at the capital’s Olympus Theatre.

Other event organisers included the High Commission of India, the Maldives National Broadcasting Corporation (MNBC) and the Maldives Entertainment Company.