Indie Incubator XX

$500 Cash Prize for Best in Fest Film – No Submission or Attendance Fees

(Chicago, Ill.) – The bi-annual Indie Incubator XX  returns to The Original Mother’s on Sunday, June 14th, 2015.

The fest is set to conclude with number twenty.

As in the past, every filmmaker will be awarded an Eye-Con award, however only one will be crowned “Best in Fest”.  Films will be judged by a panel of respected, local individuals in the Chicago film community.  Past judges have included representatives from WTTW, The Chicago Film Office, Chicago SAG, Tribeca Film Fest, and many others.

Admission, as it has always been, will be free, and it is free to submit a filmThere will be a $500 cash prize for “Best in Fest”. Winners must be present.  Filmmakers who would like to enter a film should contact mattk@rushanddivision.com.  Trailers and music videos will also be accepted for consideration. Films must be submitted on or before Friday, June 12, 2015.   Doors will open at 5PM.  There will be at least two hours of running time with short intermissions throughout.  Attendees must be 21 and over.


About Indie Incubator Film Fest:

Since 2005, Indie Incubator has provided a bi-annual fest for Chicago’s underground and independent short-film maker to submit their work for acceptance by their peers in the industry, all for the low-low cost of nothing. Creators Matt Kubinski and Charles Klein, provide a venue, popcorn, fun awards and a little cash to recognize these up-and-coming or on-their-way-out filmmakers, and have a little fun, too

“For over 8 years the Indie Incubator Film Fest has done its darndest to shoo away the air of snootiness typically inherent in film festivals.” – The A.V. Club


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