The Midwest Independent Film Festival is the nation's only film festival solely dedicated to the Midwest filmmaker, presenting audiences with regionally produced independent cinema every first Tuesday of the month at Landmark's Century Centre Cinema, 2828 North Clark in Chicago. This year-round film festival sits proudly at the center of the independent film scene in Chicago and the Midwest and is dedicated to celebrating and strengthening that community. More information can be found on the Festival website: http://www.MidwestFilm.org.
This year's festival sponsors include Canon, United Airlines, Columbia College Chicago Cinema Art + Science, O'Connor Casting, SAGIndie, AbelCine, ONE at Optimus, Illinois Film Office, Beast Editorial, Company 3, Method Studios, Dictionary Films, AICP Midwest, BAM Studios, The Mill, Screen Magazine, Heineken, Chicago Recording Company, McDermott Will & Emery, Coat of Arms, Keslow Camera, Zaroban Design, Voxershorts, Chicago Film Office, Airstream Audio, BoomThrift, Periscope Post & Audio, Johnsonese Brokerage, p3 Mediaworks, Klest Law, Leavens, Strand & Glover, GoBi Wireless, The Colonie, Chicago Media Project, Daufenbach Camera and Orbit Media Studios.
This film festival is made possible in part by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council, which receives funds from the National Endowment for the Arts.