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24-Apr-2014 2:30pm PDT  

 

Fright Night Film Fest

10 Annual:

  Screenplays

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DEADLINES & ENTRY FEES

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 15.00.

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

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Entry Form
Fee Payment
Submission Copy
 
February 15, 2014
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00


May 1, 2014
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00


June 1, 2014
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00


June 15, 2014
WAB Extended Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 35.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 01-Jul-2014



SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Text Files
  Paper (Printed Hard Copy)
  PDF (.pdf)
  Microsoft Word (.doc)


PRIZES & AWARDS
This category is a competition.


1st Place


CATEGORY RULES
ht Night Film Fest - SUBMISSION RULES
1.) Entries must be original, written and/or directed by the submitting filmmaker(s) or responsible party
with ownership rights.
2.) All submissions will be kept at the film festival production office.
3.) All entries using copyrighted material (sound or picture) must obtain proper clearances and permission
to use the material. Documentation showing this clearance and permission must be submitted with the
application. Examples of copyrighted material may include: popular music, stock footage and still
photographs. It is the Filmmakers responsibility to obtain rights, clearances and permission. The Fright
Night Film Fest assumes no responsibility for violation of copyright law.
4.) All films will be shown that are accepted. R- Rated movies will be indicated for the viewing public's
knowledge. This is a Horror, Sci-Fi, and Fantasy Fest. Not too many people will be offended. It is to the
discretion of the Film Fest advisory board as to what films are deemed appropriate, eligible for entry, &
shown in the Fright Night Film Fest. All rules & guidelines are subject to change. Any change(s) made will
be posted & made available to film makers at the earliest possible moment.
5.) The theme of the 2013 Fright Night Film Fest Weekend is Horror, Sci-Fi, and Fantasy. We on the Film
Festival advisory board recognize & understand that this theme can mean a lot of different things to
different people & perceived in many different lights. We encourage creativity, diversity, & visualization of
your own interpretation of this theme. However, entries deemed obscene, pornographic or those films
containing excessive violent or inappropriate material are not allowed under any circumstance. The
enforcement of this rule will be at the discretion of the Film Festival advisory board. Now that being said,
the only thing that might make that an issue is someone submitting an XXX rated Movie.
6) Submission of an entry automatically authorizes unlimited exhibition and duplication
rights for the entry to Fright Night Film Fest for the purpose of judging and publicity. Any media and the
contents contained on the media becomes the property of Fright Night
Film Fest. Entries will not be used in any way for commercial purposes. The intent is to allow the Festival
to use your entry for promotional or educational purposes. By submitting and entry to the Fright Night Film
Fest, each entrant expressly grants permission to use their name, likeness, hometown, etc...
7.) Entries will not be returned to entrants.
8.) No entry will be considered unless the entire entry form is completed. If you are entering more than one
project, you must submit a separate, completed entry form for each one.
9.) Each entry MUST be accompanied by the following:
a.) A 25-50 word synopsis of the film
b.) The filmmaker's biography
c.) Appropriate clearances or rights
d.) A detailed description of the production method used including a complete list of credits.
e.) Submit 2 copies of your work.
f.) We accept, Standard DVD or Blue Ray or 35mm print.
10.) Entrants shall indemnify, defend and hold the Festival, its agents and its representatives harmless from
and against any and all claims, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses which may be incurred by reason of
any breach of these representations, or arising out of any matter contained in the media or otherwise by the
Festival's use of the media.
11.) Entries may be disqualified for the following reasons:
a.) Inappropriate material
b.) Incomplete application materials and documentation
c.) Submissions on unacceptable media
d.) Entries which are submitted past the deadline due date ,
12.) In case of questions, disputes or misunderstandings the decisions of the Directors of the Festival are
final.
13.) Entry is void where prohibited by law. Entries must be submitted on DVD (video mode only). They
must conform to the National Television Standards Committee (NTSC) specifications. All entries will be
presented as two-channel, conventional stereo soundtracks. DO NOT SEND THE MASTER COPY OF
YOUR PRODUCTION. HOWEVER, DO SEND A HIGH QUALITY COPY.