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Is the CIFF an Academy®-qualifying festival?

Yes! Both the Best Animated Short Film Award winner and the Best Live Action Short Film Award winner will qualify for consideration in the Short Films category of the annual Academy Awards®. Please check the Academy® website for rules and eligibility.

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FILM (and other ARTS) FEASTS are going quickly, with only six events with space available. Join us for ON THE WATERFRONT at Merwins Wharf on October 29th for a unique night out while sitting along the Cuyahoga River. Full program info available here:

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