Chicago fest accepting submissions

Final deadline for entries is Aug. 10

The Chicago Intl. Film Festival has announced its call for entries for this year’s 43rd edition, set for Oct. 4-17.

Final deadline for films, documentaries, shorts and student films is Aug. 10.

This year’s fest lineup will include a Black perspectives program, new directors competition, cinema of the Americas and local productions.

Submission forms, rules and regulations are available on the fest’s website, www.chicagofilmfestival.com.

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