THE BENTON PARK FILM FESTIVAL 2020
ENTIRES OPEN OCT 15, 2019
- Jan 15, 2020
Saint Louis has been highly influential in film history. Escape from NY, White Palace, and most recently, Up in the Air have all been shot in this great city. To honor the tradition of film and its place in our community, we are proud to announce the Second Annual BENTON PARK FILM FESTIVAL
Who will take the "Best of Saint Louis" and the "Best of Festival"?
There can be only one recipient of the Elsie!
ABOUT BENTON PARK
Behind the Scenes
For years Saint Louis has inspired musicians, filmmakers and artist to collaborate and create. The second year of the NONPOLITICAL Film Fest is ready to set the stage to crown the best story tellers!
Produced by Shift Films (Franki Cambeletta, John Bolduan and Erin Shields) the second annual Benton Park Film Festival promises a lot more films from local and first time filmmakers that will inspire audience members. The Benton Park Film Festival, home of the Elsie, the Elsie is our Best of Festival Award and stays within the confines of the Shift Films Studio in Saint Louis. A special name plate will be attached to the base of this classic art nouveau Bronze statue that represents the lasting and strong nature of not only Saint Louis but Great Films! "The Best Of" winner will be forever engraved on this beautiful piece for years and generations to come!