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Chicago International Film Festival 2016 Poster Competition

Cinema/Chicago is hosting a design competition to select the official poster of the 52nd Chicago International Film Festival, running 13-27 October, 2016.

The Competition is hosted annually and open for poster designs on a specific theme, which convey the experience of the Festival. This year the tagline is: Because Everybody Loves Movies!

The winning designer will be selected out of several finalist entries, by marketing and design professionals and will receive a $2,500 cash prize.

Entries must be submitted by 1 April 2016 at 11:59pm CST. Evaluation will be based on appeal, theme-inclusion, content, and marketability.

Last year, the competition received 275 submissions from 41 countries including South Africa, India, Algeria, Bosnia, Chile, Russia, Vietnam, Ukraine, and Ecuador.

Chicago International Film Festival 2016 Poster Competition Entry Fee

The submission fee is $25 per entry and there is no limit on the number of entries per participant.