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Along with over 70 films and videos from more than 20 countries, 2013 will see the expansion of the festival's live music section, presenting label showcases, curated concerts, and innovative live multimedia events including Manual Cinema, Sister Spit, and numerous live film scoring performances at participating venues.
"For the past four years in the springtime, CIMMfest has brought thousands of filmmakers, musicians, and their passionate fans, to theaters, galleries, clubs, and concert halls in Chicago's most eclectic, culturally vibrant neighborhoods. We are ecstatic about CIMMfest No. 5 and how the city has embraced our growing organization. Festival central runs along Milwaukee Avenue and the 'Blue Line' train from Wicker Park to Logan Square with many partner venues and satellite clubs and theaters. Expect film screenings, live concerts, presentations, and panels during the day, slamming concerts when the sun goes down. We strive to connect Chicago's vibrant cultural community in order to present the current as well as the past in both film and music for attendees coming in from across the country. There is simply nothing like CIMMfest," said Josh Chicoine, CIMMFest Co-Director with Ilko Davidov.
A limited number of Early Bird, All-Access Festival passes, priced at $50, are now available at www.CIMMfest.org. Festival passes not only offer a substantial savings on individual tickets but provide access to four days of outstanding premiere films, concerts, Q&A's, performances, after parties and more.
Single tickets go on sale March 18th and are priced at $10-$12 (Some events are discounted for students with valid ID); most special events are priced at $15. Concerts are priced per venue. A complete lineup of film and music programming will be announced shortly.
Corporate and Community sponsors of CIMMfest No. 5 include Columbia College Chicago, ACME Hotel, Ticketfly, the Logan Theater, the Music Box Theatre, The Society for Arts, and Goose Island Brewing Company.