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2011 INTERCOM Competition Accepting Entries

CHICAGO, August 3, 2011 - The 47th Chicago International Film Festival’s International Communications Video & Interactive Media Competition (INTERCOM) is now accepting entries in the following categories: Business Communications, Corporate Sponsored and Non- Theatrical Films, Educational Videos, and Interactive Productions. Featuring work from over 20 countries every year, the competition is dedicated to showcasing the talent of the most innovative members of the communications field from around the world.


"For the unsung heroes of visual media, the steady toilers in the ever-widening non-theatrical arena there's INTERCOM. For 47 years, through vast media and technology changes, it has remained the stalwart champion of corporate communications in all its guises. For recognition and support for your good work, I know of no better festival to enter than this one."

-Ruth L Ratny, Publisher


Awards for the winning productions will be presented at Awards Night Ceremony of the 47th Chicago International Film Festival. Select winners from the competition will be screened in the “Best of INTERCOM” program as part of the Festival’s “Best of the Fest” programming. Last year’s top winners were Foundation Content Inc’s “Live United,” Kekule Productions’ “The Forerunners,” Mekanism’s “Up There,” and Naumann Film’s “Liebherr: Corporate Film.”

Visit for full details and to enter your production today. Deadline for entries is August 23, 2011.



Cinema/Chicago is a not-for-profit cultural and education organization dedicated to encouraging better understanding between cultures and to making a positive contribution to the art form of the moving image. INTERCOM is part of the year-round programs presented by Cinema/Chicago, including: the Chicago International Film Festival, CineYouth Festival, Hugo Television Awards, International Summer Screenings Program, Black Perspectives and Educational Outreach.