About the Chicago Latino Film Festival
The Chicago Latino Film Festival, the oldest of its kind in the United States, marks its 40th Anniversary. For four decades, the festival has been a cultural hub, introducing diverse films from Latin America, the Caribbean, Spain, Portugal, and the United States to Chicago audiences.
International Poster Contest 2023 Overview
Calling artists worldwide! The annual poster competition seeks a design that embodies the festival's mission of celebrating the diverse cultures of Iberoamerica. The winning design becomes the face of the festival, featured across various mediums including newsprint programs, invitations, electronic ads, and social media platforms. The coveted prize for the winner is $1,000!
Online Poster Contest 2023 Guidelines
- Reflect the festival’s mission of presenting and celebrating Iberoamerica’s diverse cultures.
- Incorporate the number 40 and consider historical references.
- Explore contemporary film-making methods.
- Avoid specific country or cultural artifact references, ensuring a multiplicity of representation.
- Avoid stereotypes and maintain good taste in design.
- No AI-produced work will be accepted.
- Open to individual artists, teams, and design firms.
- Submission deadline: Tuesday, January 9, 2024. Limit of 3 entries per person or team.
- No submission cost; digital copies only.
- Evaluation based on appeal, content, and marketability.
- Design must be easily translatable to various mediums.
Free Poster Contest 2023 Submission Specifications
All artwork must incorporate "40th Chicago Latino Film Festival" and the festival dates (April 11-21, 2024). Submissions should be in JPEG or PNG format, 18’’ wide x 24’’ high (Vertical), and 150 DPI (RGB).
How to Submit Poster in this Poster Contest 2023
Fill out the submission form on [website link] and upload your poster image. In case of issues, email it with your contact information (Name, email, city/state/country) to [email address].
Disclaimer in this Contest
Entrants must own full copyright to the design. By submitting, entrants acknowledge that the festival has unlimited rights to use or display entries for various purposes.
More Information in this Contest 2023
Important Dates in this International Contest 2023
- Submission Deadline: Tuesday, January 9, 2024
- Winner Announcement: Tuesday, January 23, 2024