CALL FOR ARTISTS - EXPERIMENTAL FILM SHOWCASE


Don Budzinski, Insect (Film Still from 2019 Outdoor Screening)

Side/Lot is accepting submissions of experimental and short-form videos created by video makers who live or work in Evanston as part of Evanston Made. 

SCREENING IN EAC PARKING LOT: Thursday, July 30 at 8:30pm

The Experimental Film Showcase is run alongside Evanston Made, an annual celebration of the arts in Evanston that takes place at the Evanston Art Center in June each year. We present short experimental films by artists of all ages and backgrounds living or working in Evanston.

CLICK HERE to check out images and film stills from the 2019 Outdoor Film Screening.

Guidelines

  • Work must be three minutes or less in duration. 

  • Work will be juried by a panel of artist/filmmakers. 

  • Student work is welcome.

  • Collaborative work is welcome.

APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 26 by Midnight

NOTIFICATIONS: July 10

SUBMISSION FORM: http://bit.ly/2020ExperimentalForm

FILE UPLOAD FOR STILL: http://bit.ly/2020ExperimentalImage

The Submission Form Requests the Following Information:

  • Name
  • Email
  • Phone
  • Website
  • Confirmation that you live or work  in Evanston, IL
  • Confirmation of rights to image and music for screening
  • Confirmation that the video has visual title and credits  
  • Role and Collaborators
  • Link to video on Vimeo
  • Video Password (if needed)
  • Still image from video submission, (jpeg 1920x1080 at 72ppi)
  • 250 word project description
  • 250 word filmmaker bio
  • Information Session

For more information, please sign up for our mailing list: https://bit.ly/EvanstonExperimentalMail

We look forward to another mind-bending Showcase!