Where to Watch

COP15 Biodiversity Conference, Montreal

December 12, 2022, 7pm
Îlot Balmoral – Alanis Obomsawin Theatre 1501 de Bleury, Montreal, Quebec

In conjunction with COP15, which was being held in Montreal, the National Film Board of Canada and Telefilm Canada joined forces to present a selection of films and VR works from December 9 to 12, 2022. Screening followed by a panel discussion at 8:30 p.m. on the issues raised in the films. Simultaneous translation and sign language interpretation (ASL & LSQ) Moderator: Inês Lopez Guests: Moïse Marcoux-Chabot, Maude-Hélène Desroches.


Istanbul, Turkey

December 8, 2022, 19.00
Salt Beyoğlu (cinema)

As part of the film series: 'Is This Our Last Chance'? December 12-18, streaming in Turkey.


Achill Island International Film Festival

May 20, 2022
Achill Island, County Mayo, Ireland



Ottawa Tulip Festival

Thursday May 19 at 8pm
Commissioners Park, Preston Street and, Queen Elizabeth Driveway, Ottawa, ON

Movies and Tulips: Future Farming.


The Rooms

December 17, 2021, 7pm, In-person
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador


Festival du film humanitaire

Sol Souverain: October 22, 2021, 19:00h CEST (10:00h Pacific)


The Screening Room

October 14, 2021, 5:30 & 8:15
Kingston, Ontario


Babylon Theatre: Visit the Yukon series

September 29, 2021, 20:00h
Berlin, Germany

Website and NFB app

Starting September 7, 2021: 91 minute version

Streaming for free


Knowledge Network (Canadian broadcast premiere)

Starting August 31, 2021: Virtual and broadcast. 91 minute version. Screening on the Storyville Anthology Tue Aug 31, 9:00pm + Wed Sep 1, 12:00am

Streaming free on (sign-up for a free account)


Arte (European broadcast premiere)

Starting June 16, 2021 Virtual and broadcast. 52 minute version
Arte France, Germany, Austria, Italy, Spain, Poland and more... Available online across many countries. Check website for details.


Pye Centre for Northern Boreal Food Systems, Labrador Institute of Memorial University

June 4 to 10, Virtual in Canada
Happy Valley Goose Bay, Newfoundland+Labrador, Canada

Virtual Q&A with filmmakers and Derrick Hastings, manager of Tr’ondëk Hwech’in Teaching and Working Farm on Thursday June 10, 6:30 to 8pm ADT


Canary Islands International Environmental Film Festival (FICMEC) 2021

Thursday June 3 at 5:30 pm
General Eulate square of Buenavista del Norte Canary Islands, Spain


Yorkton Film Festival 2021

Golden Sheaf Awards on Thursday May 27 at 7 pm., Virtual in Canada Yorkton, Saskatchewan, Canada

Nominations for Sovereign Soil: Emerging Film Maker + Documentary Science/Nature/Technology


Centre Cultural Canadien Paris - Earth Day

April 22, 8pm (11am PST), 2021, Virtual on Facebook Paris, France

Sol souverain - Projection en ligne pour la Journée internationale de la Terre Anglais avec sous-titres francais


Festival de films pour l’environnement - Earth Day

April 22, 8pm (5pm PST), 2021, Virtual
Saint-Casimir, Quebec, Canada

Sol souverain - Projection en ligne pour la Journée internationale de la Terre Anglais avec sous-titres francais. C’est gratuit.


Ciné Vert Film Festival 2021

April 19, 7pm to April 22, 11:59pm, 2021, Virtual in Canada
Montréal, Quebec, Canada

Sol souverain - french sub-titled version Director David Curtis in conversation online: April 21.


Wild and Scenic Film Festival on Tour

March 24-31, 2021, Virtual
Presented by Travel Yukon.


International Festival of Winter Cinema

March 9, 2021, 6:30pm & 8pm
Co-LAB Courtyard, 102A Avenue Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

AWARD: Crimson Snowflake for Best Canadian Film!


Hay River Film Society

January 23, 2021
Hay River, NWT, Canada


Wild & Scenic Film Festival 2021

January 14 to 24, 2021
Nevada City, California, USA


North of 60° agriculture conference

Wednesday November 4, 6:30pm
Yukonstruct, Northlight Centre Whitehorse, YT, Canada

Free to attend in-cinema (seating limited) and online.


Dawson City International Short Film Festival

Sunday October 11, 7pm
Ballroom, Dënäkär Zho Dawson City, YT, Canada

Tickets on sale Monday Sept 28, 2020


Festival International du Film d’Environnement FReDD

mercredi 30 September, 16:00h
Toulouse, France

In compétition for le Grand Prix du Festival International du Film d'Environnement FReDD


Boreal Film Festival, North x North Conference

Screening virtually September 2020
Anchorage Museum Auditorium Anchorage, Alaska, USA


7e édition du Festival du Film Canadien de Dieppe

Friday, August 21, 2020 - 16h30 Cinéma Grand Forum salle A AND Saturday, August 22, 2020 - 10h30 Cinéma Grand Forum salle A
Dieppe, France


VOD Exclusive Release of Sovereign Soil on Documentary Online Cinema/ Blue Ice Docs, Summer 2020

August 21 Update, new cinema openings and continuing to play:


Northwestel Community TV - Broadcast premiere

July 13-24, Daily 7pm, 10pm PT & MT
Whitehorse & Yellowknife Channel 209


One World Human Rights Film Festival

Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 13:00 Evald Národní 28, Prague 1 Wednesday March 11, 2020 - 18:00 Ponrepo POSTPONED Discussion: Alena Wranová, Local Food Initiatives Association, CooLAND Saturday March 14, 2020 - 20:30 Bio OKO POSTPONED
Prague, Czech Republic

Discussion: Marco Stella, Pastvina community garden


Belville Downtown DocFest

Saturday, March 7, 2020
11:30am Bridge St. United Church Belville, Ontario, Canada


Victoria Film Festival

Thursday, February 13, 2020 5:30 p.m. The Vic Saturday, February 15, 2020 12:15 p.m. Silver City #3
Victoria, BC, Canada

Director David Curtis in attendance.


Available Light Film Festival

Sunday, February 2, 2020 Monday, February 17, 2020 6:30 p.m. Yukon Arts Centre
Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada

Cast in attendance: Sylvia and Selwyn Frisch. Crew in attendance: director David Curtis, cinematographer John Price, editor Graham Withers and producers Andrew Connors, Shirley Vercruysse in attendance.


Reframe Film Festival

Sunday, January 26, 2020 4:30 p.m. The Venue
Peterborough, Ontario, Canada

Director David Curtis in attendance.


Santa Barbara Film Festival

U.S. Premiere Monday, January 20, 2020 4:00 p.m. Festa 3 Tuesday, January 21, 2020 11:00am Metro 1
Santa Barbara, California, USA

Producer Andrew Connors in attendance.


Tromso International Film Festival

European Premiere Tuesday, January 14, 2020 3:45 p.m. Fokus 4 Wednesday, January 15, 2020 5:45 p.m. Fokus 4 Friday, January 17, 2020 9:00am Fokus 4
Tromso, Norway

Director David Curtis in attendance.


Yellowknife Film Festival

Sunday, November 10, 2019 7:00 p.m. Capitol Theatre
Yellowknife, NWT, Canada

Guests in attendance, including director David Curtis, producers Andrew Connors


Guelph Film Festival

Canadian Premiere Sunday, November 3, 2019 7:30 p.m. Albert A. Thornbrough Building, Room 1200, University of Guelph
Guelph, Ontario, Canada

Special guests in attendance, including director David Curtis, producers Andrew Connors + Shirley Vercruysse and Alison Blay-Palmer (Director of the Laurier Centre for Sustainable Food Systems).