8th Annual

Sacramento Horror Film Festival

October 09, 2015 to October 11, 2015

 
Category

Feature

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

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

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
December 10, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 10.00 *
Regular Deadline
January 10, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 15.00
Late Deadline
March 10, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Beyond Late Deadline
May 10, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Before Final
July 10, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Final Deadline
August 10, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
August 25, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately September 10, 2015

RUNTIME
Features: From 50 minutes to 120 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2010

PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world

PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement

DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Project must not have distribution

2 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
OTHER
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
BLU-RAY
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
Media Files
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .MOV (Quicktime)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English
OTHER


Press Kit Requirements

Do not submit a press kit.

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Potential Distribution for release by Apprehensive Films.
Sponsor:Apprehensive Films
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

The feature film must be 50 minutes or more not exceeding 120 minutes unless previous approval from the festival director has been given. The film must be an original work. The film must be of the horror or sci-fi genre. Nudity and simulated sexual acts are fine but XXX rated material will not be selected. The film may be animated or a documentary as long as it pertains to the horror genre. Your film cannot be in distribution or hitting video store shelves prior to the weekend of the film festival. Submission does not guarantee screening. Email the festival director any questions you have about your film submission. The festival does not sponsor director flights or hotel. If accepted it is the discretion of the festival director and jury where the film be placed in the festival program. Submission fees are non negotiable. Waivers will not be supplied. By entering you give permissions for the festival to utilize clips, scenes, screenshots, and images from your film for promotional use only. NTSC screeners. We will accept online screeners at filmmaker request. We prefer blu ray format for final exhibition copy. Should a digital file be preferred by a filmmaker for final exhibition filmmaker will need to communicate with our logistics guru to ensure we have the correct file type and conversion with our screening system.