Founders moving onto whiter pastures
After launching a film festival in Naperville and nurturing it for ten years, founders Edmond and Glessna Coisson have decided to retire to a simpler life in upper Michigan, where they're enjoying lots of snow.
A look back at the 10th Annual Festival
Like maybe Frank would sing, "In 2017, it was a very good year. It was a very good year for film-goers and festivals..."
Great Entries! Who Took Home a NIFFTY?
Our Gala Awards Show was held Saturday, September 30, 2017.
Who took home the coveted NIFFTY? It's the beautiful, gold-plated, 6 pound, 14 inch tall brother to the Oscar (did you know that the folks who designed our trophy made the Oscars for the Academy!?) One of these babies were awarded to the winner in each of our award categories.
New website ushers in our 2017 schedule of film screenings
After an intense and extended session of jury duty, our selection committee has announced the selected films of the 2017 Naperville Independent Film Festival, and we can't wait to show them to you!
Just this once :-) Absolute Deadline April 30
Answering a plea for more time from a few filmmakers, we've extended the deadline, but just a couple weeks.