2025 Feature and Short Film Submissions Now Open


CEH 2023 Nominee: Cow

Academy Award-winner Andrea Arnold returns with an intimate portrait of one dairy cow’s life. The film highlights the beauty and challenges cows face and their great service to us all.

Bad Axe

CEH 2023 Nominee: Bad Axe

Bad Axe captures a closely knit Asian American family living in a rural Michigan community as they now fight to keep their American dream alive. As owners of a local prominent restaurant, they reckon with a global pandemic, racial tensions and generational scars from Cambodia’s “killing fields.”