Film Festival Mission Statement
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.
About the Film Fest
Considered among the top 100 most popular film festivals in the world, The Great Lakes International Film Festival will take place the last week each September.
From the feature narrative genre to documentary to animation; experimental; horror; Spiritual; “film”, the Great Lakes International Film Festival celebrates the film arts in dynamic transition. As emerging technologies continue to redefine the form, filmmakers from the Great Lakes, across the country and around the world express the common and the diverse through the age-old tradition.
— The art of the story.