Submissions for 2015 are now closed


Many thanks to the over 500 filmmakers who have submitted to this year’s fest! We are now in the process of notifying filmmakers of our programming decisions. Good luck and […]



At the close of the festival Sunday night, MWFF Director Jerry LaBuy announced the winners of this year’s Mosaic World Film Festival. 2014 SPOTLIGHT FILMMAKER AWARD WARREN Writer/Director: Alex Beh […]

27 short films to be shown at the “US and World Short Film” sessions this Sunday


There will be 27 films shown on Sunday, August 3rd as part our “US and World Short Film” sessions for 2014. The first session starts at 12pm with the doors […]

2014 MWFF Selection: Becoming a King

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Becoming a King follows performers at a drag king show and shows how their personalities reflect on the stage.The film was made by Kiara Morgan and filmed in the Rockford, […]

2014 MWFF Selection: Finding Adventure


Finding Adventure follows a young Rockford teen yearns for adventure. The normal life of waking up, going to school and coming home bores him. He begins to reflect on how […]

2014 MWFF Selection: Food Patriots

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Food Patriots features people from all walks of life who are trying to change the way Americans eat and buy food, and educate the next generation of consumers. The goal […]

2014 MWFF Selection: Raven’s Hollow

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Raven’s Hollow is short film from Colin Clarke, maker of “Frankenstein vs the Wolfman 3D”, which Ain’t It Cool News called “a gorgeous and devious little animation”. Billy, his sister […]

2014 MWFF Selection: A War Story

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A War Story tells the story of Erminio Lazzerini, who the director Keanu Concepcion felt connected to because of his bad luck within the service during WWII. Lazzerini inspired the […]

2014 MWFF Selection: A Beautiful View of Nothing

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A Beautiful View of Nothing is a zero budget short film shot over four weekends in Joliet, IL, Rockford, IL, Peotone, IL, and Beloit, WI. It was directed by Blake […]

2014 MWFF Selection: Home Away From Here

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Home Away From Here, by filmmakers David Dawson and Kyle Owen, is about the Holiday Home Camp. The film focuses on one youth and what he learns from the educational […]