Chicago 8: A Small Gauge Film Festival
October 21st-23rd 2011
Call for entries
We are proud to present the first annual Chicago 8: A Small Gauge Festival in Chicago to take place this October 2011. The festival focuses on providing an opportunity to exhibit a wide selection of Super 8 experimental films from around the world created by new, emerging, and professional filmmakers. Chicago 8 is co-sponsored by Chicago Filmmakers.
We want your small gauge films!
Please send your preview DVDs with completed submission form to:
Chicago 8 fest
c/o Chicago Filmmakers
5243 North Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60640-2122
or send your online submissions, with your completed submission form to [email protected]
- Deadline for entries must be received by: September 15th, 2011.
- There is no entry fee. Work from any year will be considered.
- Preview DVDs will not be returned.
- Final exhibition must be on film. Final exhibition formats accepted: Super 8mm, Single 8, and small gauge blown up to 16mm.
- Notifications: Filmmakers will be notified by October 1st if selected for the festival.
- Shipping: If selected, please have your film print/original set to arrive no later than October 10th, 2011. Shipment to the Chicago8fest is the responsibility of the filmmaker. We will pay for return shipment only.
Questions can be directed to to [email protected]