Ebertfest

NAME OF FESTIVAL: Ebertfest
SINCE: 1999
WHERE: Champaign, Illinois, United States
WEBSITE: www.ebertfest.com
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL: Founded in 1999 by the late Roger Ebert, University of Illinois Journalism graduate and Pulitzer Prize-winning film critic, Roger Ebert’s Film Festival (Ebertfest) celebrates films that haven’t received the recognition they deserved during their original runs. The festival gives these films and their filmmakers a well-deserved second look.