BLACK HARVEST FILM FESTIVAL
CALL FOR ENTRIES
Please choose your submission method. All films must be entered through the online entry form.
ENTRY DEADLINE: September 1
If you have any additional questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
The deadline for entry is September 1. There is no entry fee.
Feature-length films and shorts eligible
All entries must include a preview screener, a completed entry form, and a press kit or credit list. Materials will not be returned.
Year of completion must be 2018 or later.
Films MUST be Chicago premieres. Films that have had Chicago or suburban screenings prior to the festival are ineligible for Black Harvest Film Festival.
Foreign language films must be subtitled in English.
Entries selected for the festival MUST be available for public exhibition in one of the following formats: DCP or Apple ProRes formatted digital file. DVD and Blu-ray discs will not be accepted for theatrical projection.
All legal clearances including, but not limited to, talent, music, or stock footage are the responsibility of the filmmaker.
The Gene Siskel Film Center reserves the right to utilize clips or stills from any film selected for the festival for publicity purposes.