Selection Criteria

Film Selection Criteria

  1. The film shall exhibit artistic excellence in screenplay, music, and filming technique.
  2. The film shall promote the common good, which is defined as a society in which persons and communities care for one another’s well-being.
  3. The film shall exhibit sensitivity to the human situation, promoting the dignity of all.
  4. As appropriate to the film’s subject matter, the film shall foster ecological responsibility.
  5. The film shall cultivate a realistic hope of creative transformation.