13th Annual

Spooky Movie International Horror Film Festival

October 04, 2018 to October 08, 2018

 
Category

Shorts

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
March 9, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 *
Regular Deadline
May 11, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
Late Deadline
June 1, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
WAB Extended Deadline
June 22, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 30.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 21, 2018

RUNTIME
Shorts: maximum 45 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2016

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  Other - Digital

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DCP    

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is requested but not required, including:


Prizes & Awards

This category is not a competition.
No prizes/awards entered for this category.

Category Rules

Contact:

FOR FESTIVAL QUESTIONS please e-mail us at: SpookyFests@gmail.com.

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

Entries must be submitted on 1/2" (standard VHS in NTSC format) videocassette or NTSC DVD.

We consider any work longer than 45 minutes to be a “feature.”

Foreign language work must be dubbed or subtitled in English.

Eligible features, videos, shorts and documentaries must have been completed after January 1, 2016.

Submissions postmarked by the deadline date.

SHIPPING

Address: Spooky Movie | 700 S. Court House Rd #503 | Arlington, Va. 22204
Cost of shipping exhibition prints to the festival is the responsibility of the entrant.
Exhibition copies must be sent to the festival prepaid.

The festival does not accept responsibility for damage or loss of materials while in transit.

Please use only plastic or bubble pack cases when shipping entries.

SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION AND INFORMATION

Programming decisions are made by the festival directors and selection committee.
Enclose a stamped, self-addressed postcard if you want confirmation that your entry has been received. We also encourage you to check your Withoutabox account to see if your materials have been received.

If accepted, the presentational format will need to be in our office by September 1, 2018.

The festival DOES NOT pay rental fees for submitted work that is programmed.
Be sure to indicate aspect ratio of your film/video and all special screening/presentation information.

The ONLY exhibition format we accept for short films is DCP.