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22-May-2015 1:32am PDT  

 

The New York City Horror Film Festival

13 Annual: November 12, 2015 to November 15, 2015

  Short Film

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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:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Press Kit
Submission Copy
 
February 28, 2015
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00


June 30, 2015
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00


September 1, 2015
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00



NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately 15-Oct-2015


RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 40 minutes


COMPLETION DATE
No requirement for completed by date


PLACE OF ORIGIN
Projects may originate from anywhere in the world


PREMIERE STATUS
No premiere requirement


DISTRIBUTION STATUS
Projects may have distribution


SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
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SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

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EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Presskit Requirements
A press kit is requested but not required, including:
> Production Still Photos - Color Print
> Production Still Photos - Black&White Print
> Production Still Photos - Slides
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> Biography/Filmography - Director
> Biography/Filmography - Producer
> Biography/Filmography - Writer
> One-Sheet Art - Posters


Prizes & Awards
This category is a competition.


Various Awards TBA
Prizes change each year, but usually include approximately $5000 worth in goods and services. Past prizes have included trips to Europe, screen writing boot camps, etc.
Sponsor:No Sponsor
This prize is shared with other categories.


Category Rules
Submissions to the Short Film category must be 40 minutes or under and in the Horror, Sci-Fi or Thriller genres.
1. Premiere status will be one of the factors considered when determining a films inclusion
in the New York City Horror Film Festival...world, U.S., East Coast.

2. Feature films must not have had any commercial, theatrical, TV, internet or festival
screenings on the east coast within 6 months of the NYCHFF.

3. Filmmakers must deliver final format for festival screenings by October 31st. No exceptions
permitted!. Back up DVD or BLURAY must be included!!!

4. We will accept links to online versions of your film. You may enter a password protected
link to your online screener when completing submission form.

5. All prints must be picked up after the screening and signed for by the filmmaker. If you
attend the festival and do not pick up your print, you will be responsible for shipping.