8th Annual MadCat Womens International Film FestivalSan Francisco, California, USASeptember 2004Deadline: May 21, 2004
Founded in 1996, the MadCat Women's International Film Festival was formed as a new platform for women artists to screen their work. MadCat showcases some of the best avant-garde independent and experimental films and videos from around the world. The festival seeks provocative and visionary films and videos from around the globe that are original in their use of the medium. The festival is committed to showcasing women directors who challenge the use of sound and image and explore notions of visual storytelling. MadCat screens works of all lengths and genres, about any topic and that are produced ANY year. MadCat sets itself apart from other women's festivals by curating its programs thematically and thus accepting a range of films about many different issues. The early deadline is March 29, 2004. For more information, visit http://www.madcatfilmfestival.org.