The Grand Judges screened and voted on 20 nominees – five in each category – selected by a screening team using the Contest’s official judging criteria. The Judges’ first place selection received the Possible Futures Award, and the second place selection received the Pachamama Award.

2011 Grand Award Winners
Superhero By Nitin Das (India) – Winner of $10,000 plus a trip for two to the Amazon
SMOOCH By Dawn Mikkelson (United States) – Winner of $5,000 plus a trip for two to the Amazon
Peace & Freedom Nominees
The Earthday Card – Honorable Mention, Winner of $250
24 Peaces
Last Battle
Fair Societies Nominees
Neil Discovers the Moon – Honorable Mention, Winner of $250
A Boy From Kilbera
Poverty of the Spirit
Forced Evictions
Role Call
Human Fulfillment Nominees
I Want To Be Me
Be Selfish. Be Generous.
Cross The Line
What Makes Us
Song of the Spindle – Honorable Mention, Winner of $250
Sustainability & Beyond Nominees
The Windmill Farmer
In Transition to a Positive Future
The Source, Natabar Sarangi – Honorable Mention, Winner of $250
Live Love Local
2011 People’s Choice Award Winners
The 2011 People’s Choice Awards were conferred on the films that received the most votes in each category and overall from our global online community.

Within Reach – Overall, Winner of $2,500
Nuclear Free World – Peace and Freedom, Winner of $1,000
I’m Here – Fair Societies, Winner of $1,000
The Windmill Farmer – Sustainability and Beyond, Winner of $1,000
I Want to Be Me – Human Fulfillment, Winner of $1,000