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September 8 – 10, 2016
Micon Downtown Budget Cinemas
Eau Claire, Wisconsin – 2015
We need to receive your submission On or Before:
July 15, 2016: Regular Submission Fee $20.
We suggest sending your film earlier rather than later.
Get $10 off of your submission fee by submitting before June 1, 2016
The deadlines also allows time for our staff to review all the films submitted. If your film is selected, our staff will contact you with further information via the Main Contact information that you provided on the submission form.
We will notify film makers on or before August 4, 2016 of their acceptance to the film festival
The festival does not pay screen fees to film makers. We are a fund raiser for Chippewa Valley Community Television, a 501(c)3 non-profit company.
We ask that if your film includes non-English dialogue that you provide either English subtitles or an English dubbed version.
Please do! We have set up the festival to be filmmaker friendly with plenty of press, interfacing with other filmmakers.
We are including question and answer periods after the showings as well as opportunities for our viewers and sponsors to interact with filmmakers.
We will be looking for films that can also provide a representative at the festival. This can be the writer, producer, director, and/or cast members from the production.
We encourage all film makers to submit their films.
If you are a student seeking a lower submission fee, we require you to message our Submissions Director using the contact form.
It will be up to them on an individual basis and depending upon room within the festival to if a lower fee will be allowed.
**Students are required to provide proof of their status as a full-time student at an accredited school.**
The Submissions director will send an email to the address that you provide with further information.
We must receive your entry fee prior to accepting your film for submission.
Payments may be made online via Paypal or you may send a check or money order (USD) to the address below.
Your fee is non-refundable. Be sure to include the name of your film with payment.