Submissions for the 2020 Chicago Southland International Film Festival will end on May 1, 2020 via FilmFreeway.
The 2020 Chicago Southland International Film Festival will include the Feature Film Showcase (non-competition) consisting of feature film screenings and an international short film competition. THe festival will be held on October 23-25, 2020 at Governors State University. Official Selection and award notifications will be delivered electronically. Physical prizes (certificates, plaques, trophies, etc.) will be given to the award winners at the awards ceremony.
The Feature Film Showcase is a community-wide film screening and discussion event in celebration of independent filmmakers. The event will provide filmmakers with a public performance and the opportunity to participate in facilitated post screening Q&A sessions with a diverse audience. Films will be selected by the Chicago Southland International Film Festival committee and will comprise of feature films to be announced.
Chicago Southland International Film Festival is monitoring this unprecedented
pandemic closely, and will continue to do so as it continues. The health and
safety of our filmmakers and festival goers is of paramount concern. A full
statement regarding this situation by our Festival Committee Co-Chairs is
The Official 2020 Chicago Southland International Film Festival Schedule is forthcoming.
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