Chicago Festival: April 2023 COMEDY Festival

Showcase of the best FILMS in the world today.

Audience Award Winners:
Best Short Form Short Film: TURKEY ON RYE

Best Long Form Short Film: BOSS OF THE TOSS

Watch the Audience Feedback Video for each film:

TAKEAWAY, 2min., USA
Directed by Joe McGowan
A couple can’t decide what takeaway they want for dinner.

WATCH HERE – The audience feedback video of the film!


PEOPLE, 9min., Brazil
Directed by Maria Lagemann
“People” tells two parallel stories. On a Sunday afternoon in Madrid, two young women have big decisions to make. While one tries to work up the courage to propose to her partner, the other keeps a secret that makes her question everything. This is a story of humor and love, with a pinch of chaos, as it portrays the dynamics of a group of friends in their twenties.

WATCH HERE – The audience feedback video of the film!


!, 6min., USA
Directed by Jeremy Sender
A sinister criminal takes a hostage, but struggles to strike the right tone in her ransom note.

WATCH HERE – The audience feedback video of the film!


SHAPE SHIFTER, 4min,. USA
Directed by Monty Franklin
A young girl discovers she can shape shift. Now the hard part is discovering herself.

WATCH HERE – The audience feedback video of the film!


LADY & THE VAMP, 5min., USA
Directed by Peter Alexander Stass
Two “creatures of the night” discover one of their own kind. Or have they?

WATCH HERE – The audience feedback video of the film!


PISS UP, 1min., UK
Directed by Joe McGowan
Two men meet in an alley after a few too many.

http://www.thejoemcgowan.co.uk/https://instagram.com/joe_mcgowan88

WATCH HERE – The audience feedback video of the film!


EARLY RETIREMENT, 13min,. USA
Directed by Michelle Bossy
A 30-something year old man, on the heels of a breakup with his boyfriend, moves in with his parents who live in a 55+ adult community. Through confronting his own insecurities and examining family relationships and dynamics, he’s able to move forward.

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt15939888/https://www.instagram.com/earlyretirementfilm

WATCH HERE – The audience feedback video of the film!


T’AI CHI MAN!, 3min,. USA
Directed by Zach Brewster-Geisz
A robbery is foiled by a uniquely incompetent superhero.

http://zachbg.com/filmmaker
http://instagram.com/zachbg7

WATCH HERE – The audience feedback video of the film!


TURKEY ON RYE, 9min., USA
Directed by Lucas Hule
A short film about a man and his missing sandwich.

WATCH HERE – The audience feedback video of the film!


BOSS OF THE TOSS, 29min., USA
Directed by Chris Harboldt
While balancing a relationship with his girlfriend, a down and out cornhole player must compete in a high stakes, underground tournament to help his grammy pay off a bookie.

WATCH HERE – The audience feedback video of the film!

Author: chicagofilmfestival

Submit your Short Film and get it showcased at the FEEDBACK Film Festival in Chicago. 1 event in 2019. 12 events in 2020. Festival takes place at LOGAN Theatre in downtown Chicago on the 3rd Friday of every single month.

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