The Midwest Waterways Short Film Festival is coming this summer to the Roxy Theater in Lockport.
Films will cover five genres on the following dates:
July 11 – Drama
July 25 – Comedy
August 8 – Horror
August 22 – Documentary
September 12 – Sci-fi or animated
October 5 – Best of Fest
Prizes will be awarded for the best in each category determined by peer-review and a grand prize for Best of Fest will be awarded by a select panel. Films are limited to 30 minutes in length and are required to have a comparable PG-13 rating. The deadline for entries is May 31.
Attendees will have an opportunity to discuss the work with the filmmakers and vote for their favorite films.