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We are students creating feature length films to benefit Chicago based charities.

Supporting a cause is as easy as watching a movie.

Our Mission

​​​​Applause for a Cause

Going Feature Lengths for Featured Causes

Learn more about our founders Alec Ziff and Sarah Jane Inwards and how Applause got started. Check out our past productions, too!​

Trailer for Applause for a Cause's 2016 feature film, Dead Tongues

Students, learn how you can be involved in our film. No prior film experience necessary. Even if you are not a student, you can still support us. Click above to find out how!

Executive Board Petitions @ Norbucks. Sign up for a time slot here!

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The 2016 film is Dead Tongues. It will be benefiting Supplies for Dreams, a 501 (c) 3 organization providing supplies, tutoring, and field trip opportunities to CPS students. Click above to learn more about this year's production!

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