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01-Mar-2015 4:29am PDT  

 

CineYouth Festival

11 Annual May 07, 2015 to May 09, 2015

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30 E. Adams Street
Suite 800
Chicago IL 60603
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Phone: 312-683-0121x112
Fax: 312-683-0122
cineyouth@chicagofilmfestival.com
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Documentary
Animation
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Comedy
Drama
Experimental
Music Video
Horror/Thriller

MISSION & OBJECTIVE
The CineYouth Festival, presented by the Chicago International Film Festival celebrates the work of filmmakers 21 years old and younger, highlighting the creativity of the next generation.

ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
Celebrating its 11th year May 7-9, 2015 CineYouth, is a FREE film festival held in Chicago that features officially selected films, hands on workshops and special events!

Award-winning CineYouth are screened at the 51st Chicago International Film Festival at the CineYouth "Best of the Fest" screening (date and time TBA).

Approximately 100 films are accepted to CineYouth, and submissions are accepted from US and international filmmakers.

CineYouth 2015 entries are accepted November 3, 2014 and submissions must be postmarked by by March 23, 2015 to be considered.


ORGANIZERS
Rebecca Fons (CineYouth Director and Education Director)

GENERAL RULES
CineYouth 2015 entries are accepted November 3, 2014 and submissions must be postmarked by by March 23, 2015 to be considered.

Eligibility:
-The film's director(s) must have been 21 years old or younger at time of filming
-All films must be in English or subtitled in English
-Films must be 10 minutes or less
-Past submissions to CineYouth can not be resubmitted

You may submit as many films as you like, but an entry must accompany EACH film and each submission.

If you wish to submit multiple films, please contact Festival Director Rebecca Fons for more information at rfons@chicagofilmfestival.com

If you wish to request a fee waiver, please contact cineyouth@chicagofilmfestival.com


DVD screeners may be sent to:
CineYouth
30 East Adams Street, Suite 800
Chicago, IL 60603

Clearly label each entry with the film title and WAB tracking number. Your submission will not be returned.

Online screeners may be sent to cineyouth@chicagofilmfestival.com as a private Vimeo link with password or .MOV file.

Because of the high volume of submissions, we are unable to provide feedback on why your film was/was not selected.

If your film is accepted, you must provide an electronic film still that is a minimum 300dpi, 4x6 and high quality.






TERMS AND CONDITIONS

By entering your work to te CineYouth Festival, you attest that you give permission for it to screen at the 2015 CineYouth Festival, the 51st Chicago International Film Festival and be used in any promotional/programming materials.