8th Annual

Sacramento Horror Film Festival

October 09, 2015 to October 11, 2015

 
Category

Shorts

 

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 25.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
January 10, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Late Deadline
March 10, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Before Final
May 10, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Beyond Late Deadline
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 45.00 40.00

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
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 48 minutes

COMPLETION DATE
Projects completed after January 1, 2009

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
English
OTHER

EXHIBITION FORMATS
DVD VideoNTSCPALSECAM
DVD
REGION 0    
REGION 1    
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.

Best Short
Sponsor:Sacramento Horror Film Festival
Cash Award Value: 500 U.S. Dollar

1st Place
Potential Distribution for dvd through Apprehensive Films.
Sponsor:Apprehensive Films

Category Rules

Short film Thriller/Sci Fi/ Horror/ Animation with horror theme Genre. Original Works completed after January 2009 accepted. 48 Minutes or less running time including credits. Nothing XXX rated. Nudity Ok. If selected the festival director and jury will place the film in the program where they seem fit. If selected please send us a digital copy of the film on avi, mpeg, windows media, etc. For preview copy it is fine to send dvd but for exhibition we need a blu-ray or cleanest possible quality for dvd. Online screeners at filmmaker request. Prefer blu-ray. NTSC.