Wildlife Vaasa is an international nature film festival and competition that takes place in the autumn every second year. Year 2014 as much as 105 production companies, about 200 high quality films from 47 different countries took part of the festival’s film competition.
The big television companies such as YLE, SVT, BBC, ABC, National Geographic, Discovery, ORF, ARTE France, TV FRANCE, NDR, BR, SWR, WDR, ZDF and many more has participated this year’s festival it’s nature film competition. The aim of the competition is to rise the awareness of the audience and participate in the global dialogue. The festival shows viewings that are open for everyone from morning till night and offers you an opportunity to meet the film makers and see how films are made. Alongside the event, there are seminars, workshops and media education projects. Wildlife Vaasa is the only event in its field in Scandinavia and an important networking opportunity for Finnish nature film makers.