The Central Michigan International Film Festival is designed to broaden the range of films available for public screenings in mid-Michigan and on the Central Michigan University campus. Independent, foreign, and documentary films are the focus of the festival. Local filmmakers are also highlighted. Both shorts and feature length films are exhibited.
While Best of Festival films will be named in several categories, there are no cash prizes.
Audiences will vote to recognize films in the following categories: Best of Festival, Best Michigan-Made Film, Best Student Short Film, Best Short Film, Best Independent Feature Film, Best Documentary, Best Foreign Film, and Best First Film.
All rights must be held by the person making the submission and/or documentation must be provided that permission has been given by copyright holder for the film to be shown at the festival.