GLP Films Opens Call for Submissions to “Short-Film Showcase” at ITB Berlin 2019

Popular “6th Annual Short-Film Showcase” will Feature the Best Sustainable Tourism Films of 2019 from around the globe


Kennebunkport, Maine (February 18, 2019) -- Celebrating their 10th Anniversary, GLP Films (GLP), an award-winning content marketing agency for the travel and sustainability industries, announces an open call for video submissions for their upcoming film event at ITB Berlin. The “6th Annual Short-Film Showcase” will feature the best sustainable tourism films from around the globe at ITB Berlin 2019. All travel trade organizations (destinations, brands, operators, hotels, media, and beyond) are invited to submit their best videos that support the message of responsible or sustainable tourism.

Videos will be curated and selected by GLP and their global industry partners based on years of award-winning storytelling at the cross-section of travel and sustainability. The selected ‘best films’ will be featured during this popular 30-minute event on Wednesday, March 6th at 5:30 PM. The event will also feature free beer and popcorn! All submitted videos should be three (3) minutes or less, and submissions will be accepted until the deadline of Friday, February 28 at 11:59 PM PST.

“We’re excited to celebrate the power of storytelling and the milestones our industry is making toward a more sustainable future. Storytelling is the best way to communicate these global efforts in a meaningful and impactful way, and we’re inspired to share the successes (and perhaps the challenges, too), from our industry colleagues and peers,” states Rob Holmes, Founder and Chief Strategist of GLP Films.

Submit a sustainable tourism video and see the full event details here.

In addition to the “6th Annual Short-Film Showcase,” Rob Holmes (GLP Films) will be speaking at three special events at ITB Berlin, including:

  1. 6th Annual Short-Film Showcase: “Best Sustainable Tourism Films of 2019”
    March 6th, 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM (Adventure Stage, Hall 4.1b)

  2. Mekong Tourism Forum: “Film Tourism And Visual Storytelling”
    March 6th, 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM (City Cube, Messe Berlin)

  3. “Digital Content Marketing: Cost-Effective Strategies to Increase ROI”
    March 8th, 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM (eTravel lab, Hall 7.1b)
    *the most-attended session at eTravel World since 2016*  

About GLP Films

Celebrating our 10th Anniversary, GLP Films is an award-winning, full-service content marketing agency dedicated to the adventure travel and sustainability industries. To date, GLP has produced and distributed 200+ films/videos from 40+ countries in partnership with top-tier media companies, outdoor brands, destinations, operators, hotels, manufacturers, and nonprofits. GLP also won the #1 adventure travel and food travel film awards from 2016 to 2018. GLP works with brands to develop ROI-based content marketing campaigns via core services — content strategy, authentic storytelling, brand development, stakeholder development, distribution campaigns and more. For more information, please visit: