Thu, Nov 03|
2022 Best of The Midwest Awards
The Best of the Midwest Awards is the annual capstone event of the Midwest Film Festival and typically entertains a “sold out” crowd. It’s a night of celebration and synergy - connecting people, networking, and focusing on the unique film treasures brought to us by Midwestern filmmakers.
Time & Location
Nov 03, 2022, 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM
CineCity Studio, 2429 W 14th St, Chicago, IL 60608, USA
About the Event
The Best of The Midwest Awards kick off at 7:00 pm, Thursday, November 3rd, at CineCity Studio Chicago. Guests are invited to enjoy networking, an open bar, groovy tunes, and lite bites. At 8:00 pm, join us for an exciting awards ceremony hosted by Jonathan Desir that includes clips from each nominated film, special guests from the community revealing the winners, and filmmakers' acceptance speeches. It will be a special night to reconnect with old friends and colleagues while meeting new collaborators. Grab your best cocktail attire, dancing shoes, and business cards, as you won't want to miss the hottest party of the year!
Each ticket includes 4-hours of open bar service sponsored by CineCity Studios Chicago, Lamborghini Downers Grove, and Lamborghini Gold Coast.
Getting There & Parking Information:
Limited parking is available at CineCity or via Western Avenue and 14th street. It is recommended that attendees utilize ride-share services. Public transportation options are limited, but the nearest options are the pink line, blue line, and Western bus.
Health & Safety Information:
Midwest Film Festival follows all current City of Chicago Covid protocols. At this time, attendees are not required to show proof of vaccination, a negative COVID-19 test, or wear a mark. We encourage guests to maintain social distancing. If you are feeling under the weather, please stay home.
Best of The Midwest Awards Volunteers:
We'd like to thank all of our volunteers! Without them, this event would not be possible. Mike James of Periscope Post: Editing - nominee clips, Corey Doyle: Voice over - nominee clips, Connor Smith: Graphic design, Zen AV Solutions, and Mike Kweilford: AV.
Donate & Support Our Mission
Pay what you want
We have big plans for 2023, with monthly events and even more opportunities to enjoy Midwest Films! We need your help to make this happen! Consider donating today to support our mission. All contributions of $60 or more include (1) 2022 Best of The Midwest Awards ticket. Ticket includes pre-reception, seated awards ceremony, after-party, red carpet, coat check, and 4-hours of open bar service provided by CineCity Studios.
Pay what you want0
Includes pre-reception, seated awards ceremony, after-party, red carpet, coat check, and 4-hours of open bar service provided by CineCity Studios
GA + Annual Membership
Combine your BMA ticket with your annual festival membership (regularly $60) and save $20! Ticket Includes pre-reception, seated awards ceremony, after-party, red carpet, coat check, and 4-hours of open bar service provided by CineCity Studios. Annual Membership Includes 5 screening events with pre-reception & after-parties.
VIP Table - 10 Tickets
Gather your favorite friends or most missed co-workers and sit in style at the Best of The Midwest Awards! VIP tables are located directly in front of the stage and give you a front-row experience. Each VIP table includes admission for 10 people, a special shout-out from the MC, pre-reception, seated awards ceremony, after-party, red carpet, coat check, and 4-hours of open bar service provided by CineCity Studios