SIOUX CITY, Iowa (KCAU) – A weekend of frenzy is underway at the Prominade Theater in Sioux City.
For the 16th year, filmmakers from all over the world present their work at the Sioux City International Film Festival.
Over 250 themed short films have been submitted, and approximately 80 of them are viewed at the Prominade Theater from Friday to Sunday.
The local festival is the longest and longest running short film festival in Iowa.
After a year off due to COVID-19, festival president Leslie Werden said there was a large backlog of film admissions to choose from.
“We collect films all year round, they go through a whole judging process. We have judges on the board and also in the community and every movie gets three or more views and then they get ranked, ”Werden said.
This year’s movie categories include documentary, comedy, horror / thriller, and more.
To see the film schedule and for more information, visit the festival website.