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May participate all international short films, music videos, documentaries, animated short films except those who have already participated in the past editions of “Chicago Independent Film Festival”.
The contest is open both USA and foreign authors (the film must have English subtitles).

The short film(s), accompanied by the registration form(s), must get us by and not beyond November 14, 2016. The works can be sent by ordinary mail (on DVD) or through the Internet (using, for
example, a website like In any case, please provide material with a good video quality, so that the screening of the short films will be more effective.

HD file for projection (.mov h264)
Online (Wetransfer, Vimeo, YouTube)