Great Lakes International Film Festival


Steven M. Opsanic, Executive Director/CEO

Rob Taylor, Associate Director

Keith Reide, Technical Director

Liz Cottrell, Theater Operations Director

Amanda Bauman, Operations Manager

Paul Gorman, Programming Director

Jessica Malach, Artistic Director

Barb Taylor, Box Office Manager

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Submission Policy:

Festival Season: Fall (usually September)

Deadline: July (check website for exact dates)

Entry: $65 for features. $45 for shorts.


The Great Lakes International Film Festival is owned by the Great Lakes Film Association, a 501c(3) non-profit organization and is dedicated to showcasing independent films in the digital medium and to presenting the works of independent filmmakers and outstanding achievements in cinema.