The Elgin Short Film Festival draws many film entries from around the county, and internationally. The 2015 Elgin Short Film Festival winners are...
FIRST PLACE: SPEED DATING Directed by Meghann Artes Deperate to find the man of her dreams, sweet and plain Ava tries a last ditch effort, speed dating. But the absurd cast of characters she encounters makes her wonder
if being single is not so bad after all.
SECOND PLACE: COWBOYS
Directed by Bernabe Rico
Martin is a finished actor, both professionally and personally. He's divorced, has no friends and a son he hasn't talked to for more than a year. But one fine day he'll get a working offer his agent will not let him pass: to be companion of a 5-year-old boy in a costume contest at the Amusement Park. "People's Choice Award Winner"
THIRD PLACE: UNA MUJER SIN PRECIO 1961 Directed by Alaric Rocha When the perfectionist scientist, Dr. Victor Junco loses his wife, Maribella to a car accident he builds a robotic version to replace her. When he realizes he can continue to "perfect" his wife he eventually create the "perfect" woman who leaves him.