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Canned Film Competition - "Plan it, Cram it and Can it."
Great River Film Initiative members, Christopher Kulovitz and Michael Coty have created something new and exciting for filmmakers-the Canned Film Competition. The guys made a wonderful extended short film called, SADDLED a few years ago, then created a student film competition called GET REEL and now have started the Canned Film Competition in partnership with the The Beloit International Film Festival. They also are starting organization of a new film festival called the Julien International Film Festival which will be located in Dubuque in the Spring of 2012. All the qualifying films from the Canned Film Competition will be shown at BIFF this February.