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IndieFanFilmFest (IFFF) has been named a "TOP 100 BEST REVIEWED" festival. Come see why!

The Central States IFFF celebrates the diversity of Americans and all human beings, so in addition to our general call for submissions, we are issuing a call for films with innovative, progressive and balanced stories from and concerning women, the LGBTQ community, seniors, and those of Latin, African, Asian, Middle Eastern, and Native American descent.

CSIFFF is an International Film Festival that also celebrates the creative talent and diversity of the American Central States. Although FILMS WILL BE ACCEPTED FROM AROUND THE WORLD, additional categories are open for submissions from the following Central States: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Kentucky, Indiana, Ohio, and North and South Dakota, and Wisconsin.

"A festival made by indie filmmakers, for indie filmmakers!! Amazing organizers and an impressive film line-up! I had a great time and met some extremely talented filmmakers. Hoping to submit and get selected again next year! " - Katey Perkins, filmmaker


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Central States IndieFanFilmFest

Festival
Festival presentation: 

CSIFFF 2019 will be held May. 28 - 31, 2019 with 3 full days of LIVE SCREENINGS at the plush and smoke-free Jumer's Casino in Rock Island, IL. Their fantastic viewing rooms and discounted room rates make for a great intimate festival experience. Quad Cities International Airport is minutes away, or visit CHICAGO on the weekend - Chicago's O'Hare and Midway International Airports are within a few hours drive!

CSIFFF celebrates the diversity of Americans and all human beings, so in addition to our general call for submissions, we are issuing a call for films with innovative, progressive and balanced stories from and concerning women, the LGBTQ community, seniors, and those of Latin, African, Asian, Middle Eastern, and Native American descent.

CSIFFF's RED CARPET AWARDS CEREMONY on Friday is an evening long event and a night to remember - with a four-course meal, table wines, film clips, photo ops, and awards throughout. You won't want to miss it!

CSIFFF is an International Film Festival that also celebrates the creative talent and diversity of the American Central States. We are dedicated to REAL INDIE FILMMAKERS - not the big studio spinoffs calling themselves as such. Central States Indie FanFilmFest is held in Rock Island, Illinois, which along with Davenport, Bettendorf and Moline make up the Quad Cities along the Mighty Mississippi River in America's heartland.

Although FILMS WILL BE ACCEPTED FROM AROUND THE WORLD, additional categories are open for submissions from the following Central States: Missouri, Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Kansas, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Kentucky, Indiana, Ohio, and North and South Dakota, and Wisconsin.. 

We are very excited to meet you and to review your creative gem. We understand how precious each film is to its creators and will work with you and the growing Central States Film Community to cultivate your craft in the coming months and years. OUR PROMISE - to diligently endeavor to empower INDEPENDENT filmmakers and celebrate film CREATIVITY and DIVERSITY in the Central States and around the world!

Festival Nickname: 
CSIFFF
Edition: 
2
Festival Logo: 
CSIFFF
Theme: 
Adventure
African Films
American Films
Animation
Arabic Films
Art, Dance, Music
Art-house films
Asian Films
Awards
Black Culture Films
British Films
Children
Comedy
Crime
Digital
Documentary
Environnement/Nature
European Films
Family
Fantasy/Science Fiction
Flash
French Films
German Films
Historical
Homosexuality
Horror films
Human Rights
Independent
International
Italian Films
Japanese Films
Jewish Films
Latin American Films
Multimedia
Music
National
Religious films
Romance
Science
Seminar
Senior
Silent films
Spanish Films
Student films
Television
Thriller
Underground
War
Western
Women
Youth/Teen
Category/Format: 
Animated Films
Documentaries
Experiment
Fiction Features
Independant
Mixed
Music video
Short films
Student film
Video / TV
Work-In-Progress
Festival Info
Price info: 
$15 day
Opening hours: 
11 am to 10 pm
Next Festival Dates: 
05/28/2019 - 05/31/2019
Is the Festival open to the public ?: 
Yes
Does the Festival have a market?: 
No
Does the Festival have a competition ?: 
Yes
Festival Submission
Film submission fee: 
Payment
Film submission amount: 
Varies
Submission accepted on Fest21.com: 
No
Film call for entry start day: 
06/01/2018
Film call for entry deadline: 
04/15/2019
Festival Ecommerce
Festival Contact
Festival Director Name: 
Mike Rechtien
Festival Director E-mail: 
Festival Programmer Name: 
Mike Rechtien
Festival Programmer Email: 

Red Carpet Awards Dinner - Ticket only event. Semi-formal to formal. Four hours. Red Carpet photos, seated four-course dinner, tables wines, film clips, medallions, trophies, acceptance speeches, and a great time for everyone! Coordinator will email you about your dinner options (Vegan, Pork, Chicken). These tickets are not refundable after Friday, May 24, 2019.

3 day pass - Attend all screenings and workshops.

1 day pass - Attend screenings and workshop any one day.

Festival Organization
Name: 
Mike Rechtien
Address: 
104 South St.
City: 
Waveland
Zip code: 
39576
Country: 
United States

About CSIFFF

Rechtien Michael

Organizers

Michael Rechtien

FESTIVAL DIRECTOR

Alexander Elise Rose

FESTIVAL PRODUCER

Stephen Riscica

JUDGING COORDINATOR

 


Rock Island,

United States



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