• Catch a sneak peek at the MEATRIX® 2.
  • Leo takes us to a processing facility where we learn how we feed our Fast Food Nation.
  • Our heroes Moopheus, Leo and Chickity expose the dark side of the dairy industry.
  • Take the red pill and watch the critically-acclaimed, award-winning first episode of The MEATRIX® Trilogy.

The Meatrix – Awards and Film Festivals

The Meatrix films have been seen in film festivals around the world, won some awards and received critical acclaim too! See a list below for The Meatrix, and check out what festivals have shown The Meatrix II: Revolting and The Meatrix II 1/2.

Awards for The Meatrix

WebAward for Outstanding Achievement in Website Development – Sept. 13th, 2005.

Webby Award – June 6th, 2005. “Charitable Organizations Nonprofit” (New York, NY)

Environmental Media Awards - November 17th, 2004. (Los Angeles, CA)

Holland Animation 2004 Film Festival – November 3-7, 2004.(Utrecht, The Netherlands) Category Eduational.

Glynwood Harvest Awards – October 27, 2004. (New York, NY) Winner, “Special Glynwood Harvest Innovative Communications Award”

Annecy International Animated Film Festival – June 7-12, 2004. (Annecy, France) Winner, “Netsurfers Award for Short Films for theInternet”

Media That Matters Film Festival – May 2004. Winner, “Film for Thought” category. (New York, NY)

Film Festivals

2009

Indie-AniFest - October 27-31 in Seoul Korea. Both of the Meatrix films are being featured in this festival.

RioFest International Environmental Film Festival – Showing the whole Meatrix series! (Socorro, NM)

2008

Ecocinema International Film Festival Israel – May 15th – May 24th. Showing The Meatrix Series! (Jerusalem, Haifa, and Tel Aviv)

Food For Thought Film Festival – April 5th, 12th, & 19th. They will be screening the whole Meatrix Series on all 3 days! (New York City, NY)

2007

Social Movement Film Festival – Oct. 21st – Dec. 8th. Screening The Meatrix & The Meatrix II: Revolting in Cantonese! (Hong Kong)

FilmColumbia Film Festival, Oct. 18th – Oct. 21st. They will be showing the Meatrix series. (Chatham, NY)

CinemAmbiente- International Environmental Film Festival – October 11th – 16th. The Meatrix series will be shown at this environmental film festival in Italy! (Turin, Italy)

SiliCon Short Film Festival – October 5th- 7th. The Meatrix series will be shown amid many horror shorts! Silicon is a multi-media Horror/Sci-Fi/Comic/Anime convention that benefits Diabetes Research. (San Jose, CA)

Southern Winds Film Festival – September 12th – 16th. The Meatrix series will play in Downtown Shawnee. (Shawnee, OK)

Dorset Festival – Aug.10th – Aug 12th. The Meatrix will be shown along with some great music and comedy acts at Oakley Farm. (Dorset, England)

The Big Green Gathering – Aug 1st- Aug. 5th. The Meatrix will be shown in The Green Room Theatre at this 5 day camping event. (Somerset, England)

Rural Route Film Festival – July 20th- 22nd 2007. The Meatrix series will be shown at Anthology Film Archives in the East Village. (New York City, NY)

Urban Vestige Film Festival – July 17th – July 19th. The Meatrix series will be shown during the NY Hip Hop Festival. (New York, NY)

Daegu Peace Film Festival – July 6th to July 8th 2007. The Meatrix Series will be shown. (Namgu, Daegu, Korea)

1st annual Ch*Eco*Fest, April 12th- April 15th, 2007. An environmental film festival showing the Meatrix series! Hosted by California State University, Chico. (Chico, CA)

Delta International Film and Video Festival – March 30th- April 1st 2007 (Cleveland, MS)

Raw Lifestyle Film Festival- March 16th- 18th 2007. The Meatrix trilogy will be screened together. (West Hollywood, CA)

Food for Thought Film Festival – March 3rd, 4th & 17th 2007. Screened along side The Meatrix II. (Queens, NY)

2006

Chas Doc Film Festival – October 6-9, 2006 in Charleston, SC. The film will be showcased along with the second Meatrix movie.

Meniscus Film Festival – August 31, 2006. Both of the Meatrix films were screened at this event as part of a local arts festival. (Grimsby, England)

Globians Film Festival – August 13th-20th, 2006. (Potsdam, Germany) Screened along side of The Meatrix II:Revolting.

Annecy International Animated Film Festival – June 5-10, 2006. (Annecy, France) Selected to be screened as part of the non-competitive “Politically Incorrect” program.

Animal Rights Film Festival – June 3rd and 4th, 2006 in Vancouver, BC. The Meatrix was screened along side of its sequel, the Meatrix II: Revolting.

Eco-Film Fest – March 18, 2006 at the Unitarian Church. (Davenport, Iowa)

2005

International Audiovisual Festival on Agrobiodiversity – October 12-14, 2005. (Rome, Italy) Festival Winner.

ECOCINE International Environmental Film and Video Festival – June 8-12, 2005. (Sao Sebastiao, Brazil)

International Young Audience Film Festival Ale Kino! – June 6-11, 2005. (Poznan, Poland)

Catalonia International Film Festival – June 1-10, 2005. (Barcelona, Spain)

Ecofilmfest – June 4-5, 2005. (Fairfax, CA)

FICA – The International Festival of Environmental Film and Video – May 31 – June 5, 2005. (Goias, Brazil).

Environmental Film Festival of Accra – April 2005. (Accra, Ghana)

South by Southwest (SXSW) interactive film and music festival – March 11-15, 2005. (Austin, TX) Read about the win in the Sustainable Table Blog!

Future Film Festival – January 19-23, 2005. (Bologna, Italy)

globale Filmfestival – January 13-19, 2005. (Berlin, Germany)

Wild and Scenic Environmental Film Festival – January 7-9 2005. (Nevada City, CA)

2004

Seoul International Labor Film and Video Festival – November 16-21, 2004. (Seoul, Korea)

Portland International Nature & Environmental (PINE) Film Festival – November 6-13, 2004. (Portland, OR)

APHA Film Festival – November 9, 2004. (Washington, DC)

Holland Animation 2004 Film Festival – November 3-7, 2004. (Utrecht, The Netherlands)

One World Film Festival– October 27- November 5, 2004. (Ottawa, Canada)

Canarias Mediafest: The International Canary Islands ‘ Video and Multimedia Festival – October 23-30, 2004. (Canary Islands, Spain)

Wild and Scenic Filmfest – October 9, 2004. (Murphys, CA)

Woodstock Film Festival – October 13-17, 2004. (Woodstock, NY)

Toronto International Environmental Film and Video Festival –September 28 – October 3, 2004. (Toronto, Canada)

Ottawa International Animation Festival – September 22-26, 2004. (Ottawa, Canada)

Reel Take Fringe Film Festival– September 11, 2004. (London, UK)

Anime Vegas Convention, Las Vegas from September 4-6, 2004. Part of cartoonmogul.com’s exhibit.

Fairport International Festival – July 14 – August 1, 2004. In 3 categories for a Golden Smokie – Best Animation, Best Interactive Digital Media (for the website) and Best Environmental film. (Scotland)

Los Angeles Comic Book and Sci-fi convention – Part of cartoonmogul.com’s exhibit. Shrine Auditorium, June 27, 2004.

Telluride MountainFilm Festival, May 28-31, 2004. “Official selection” (Telluride, CO)

BAC 38th International Film and Video Festival. May 9, 2004. “Official Selection” (Brooklyn , NY)

Media That Matters Film Festival – May 2004. Winner, “Film for Thought” category. (New York, NY)

Artivist Film Festival – April 22-26, 2004. (Los Angeles, CA)

Video Mundi at the Chicago Cultural Center – April 20–25, 2004. (Chicago, IL)

Siskiyou Environmental Film Festival – February 24-29, 2004. (Ashland, OR)

Safe Food Film Festival – January 31, 2004. (San Luis Obispo, CA)

Sustainable Living Festival – 2004. (Melbourne, Australia)

2003

L.A. Cacophony Society 5 Minute Film Festival – December 6, 2003. (Los Angeles, CA)

Conventions and Exhibitions Anime Vegas Convention, Las Vegas from September 4-6, 2004. Part of cartoonmogul.com’s exhibit.

Los Angeles Comic Book and Sci-fi convention – Part of cartoonmogul.com’s exhibit. Shrine Auditorium, June 27, 2004.

Other Accolades and Acknowledgment

Food Site of the Day, April 3 – 7, 2006. Food Site of the Day website – Winner of the 2006 Gold Ribbon ‘Culinary Arts’ Website Crystal Globe award.