About the Festival
Over 15 years more than 2000 films from 78 countries took part in the competition program of the festival «People and Environment»
Various meetings and discussions with the authors, workshops of experienced documentalists, panel discussions, public events are traditionally held in the framework of the festival.
On the festival seven awards are presented. They are Grand Prix, Baikal Award for the acuteness of the presented issue, Best Documentary Film, Best Popular-Science Film, Best Fulldome film, Award of the Youth Juri and the Media, there is also a number of other awards like ones from state, non-profit, educational and other organizations, and personal awards.