There’s still time to submit your films to the Elgin Short Film Festival. Deadline August 25th or submit by August 1st for a discount on the entry fee. The Elgin Short Film Festival (ESFF) is returning for its ninth year! This is a one-of-a-kind event taking place at The Hemmens Cultural Center in Elgin, IL on Saturday, September 23, 2017. The ESFF has drawn film entries from around the world making this an impressive event that has entertained film lovers since 2009. We are currently inviting filmmakers to submit their short films (20 minutes in length) for competition in our festival. The ESFF is the only short film festival of its kind in the area. Entries in our festival can only be up to 20 minutes long including credits. This competition will allow any filmmaker to submit work, even if it has been entered into other festival competitions! or a complete list of rules and regulations, and to download an application, go to: https://filmfreeway.com/festival/ElginShortFilmFestival http://www.hemmens.org/annualfilmfestival https://www.facebook.com/elginshortfilm Tickets to the film screening are $7 and may be purchased at The Hemmens Box Office, online at www.hemmens.org or by phone at 847-931-5900.