Living Oceans General Entry

All Living Oceans General Entry are eligible for recognition is the following categories: Ocean Heroes, People and Oceans, Ocean Issues and Solutions, and Marine Life.

Ocean Heroes: Awarded to the film that most effectively celebrates noteworthy work of individuals or groups committed to protection, raising awareness or understanding, and sustainable use of marine species or ecosystems.

People and Oceans: Awarded to the film that best communicates humanity's social, cultural, economic and/or environmental interdependence with marine species and ecosystems including sustainable commercial use.

Ocean Issues and Solutions: Awarded to the film that most effectively explores current challenges and communicates solutions to the environmental, social-economic and sustainability issues facing marine species and ecosystems.

Marine Life: Awarded to the film that most effectively showcases the rich diversity and complex behavior of one or more marine species.