Central Illinois Feminist Film Festival CFE


The 2015 Central Illinois Feminist Film Festival, scheduled to take place on March 23, is currently looking for films of high artistic quality that satisfy at least two of the following criteria:

~ Films created with an emphasis on gender and/or social justice issues
~ Films that link local and global issues
~ Films created by people underrepresented in the media field (women, people of color, queer/transgendered people, people with disabilities)
~ Films made by people from the Central Illinois area

How to submit

Send a DVD or videotape of your film and a cover letter to:

Central Illinois Feminist Film Festival
Women’s Studies Program
Eastern Illinois University
Charleston, IL 61920
Attn: Robin Murray

You can also submit through film freeway or email a link to a Drop Box, Vimeo, or Youtube submission to rlmurray@eiu.edu.


~ Films should be short: under 30 minutes in length.
~ Film DVD or videotape should be labeled with a) your name, address, and email address and b) the title of your film.
~ You should email us an acknowledgement at rlmurray@eiu.edu.
~ In your cover letter, explain how you and your film fit our criteria and include a two-three sentence synopsis.

The deadline for submissions is March 1, 2015. There is no submission fee.

For more information about submitting to the festival, visit the CIFFF Wiki and their Facebook page