Big Picture Film Festival

The Big Picture Film Festival is for filmmakers within Central Illinois (50 miles of Peoria)

Films can run 1-8 minutes long, including credits.
(Encouraged to be shorter rather than longer, but stay true to content)

Top films and winners will be selected by a panel of 3 jurors-TBD

Unfortunately, not all entries will show at Big Picture Film Festival- only top films will be shown that are selected by the judges.

Rating of PG-13 or less

Final Videos can be dropped off at the Peoria Riverfront Museum on a flash drive (flash drive won't be returned until the event date)

Entry Fee is $10 and can be paid at the Riverfront Museum during drop-off.
$10 can be paid in cash, credit, or check.

Important Dates:
Submissions open: July 22nd
Submissions close: August 22nd
Announcements of Film Festival Participants: September 22nd
Film Festival Event and Announcement of Winners: October 13th

The Big Picture Film Festival is being held in conjunction with the Big Picture Mural Festival on October 13th . Participants are encouraged to attend the mural festival during the day of the film festival.