12th Annual

The Indie Horror Film Festival

March 16, 2018 to March 18, 2018

 
Category

Short Film

 

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
June 30, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 *
Student Fee 15.00 *
Regular Deadline
August 31, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Student Fee 25.00 *
Late Deadline
October 31, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
WAB Extended Deadline
December 1, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00
Student Fee 55.00 50.00
Final Cut Deadline
December 15, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 90.00 85.00
Student Fee 85.00 80.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately December 31, 2017

RUNTIME
Shorts: From 1 minutes to 45 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

3 SUBMISSION COPIES REQUIRED

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Online
  Secure Online Screener
Digital VideoNTSCPALSECAM
Other    

SUBMISSION COPY LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English

EXHIBITION FORMATS
Media Files
  .MOV (Quicktime)
  .MPG (MPEG or MPEG2)
  .AVI (Audio-Video Interleaved)

EXHIBITION LANGUAGES
Subtitled Dubbed Dialog List
English


Press Kit Requirements

A press kit is required, but only after acceptance.
> Production Still Photos - Digital
> One-Sheet Art - Posters

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Short Film

Best Director
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Actor
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Actress
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Supporting Actor
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Supporting Actress
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Cinematography
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Sound
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Special Effects
This prize is shared with other categories.

Best Editing
This prize is shared with other categories.

Directors Choice Award
Festival Director Willy Adkins Best Film of Fest Award!
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

This category is open to any film that might be considered a horror film, or anything of a disturbing nature, frightening and/or dark in nature.

There is NO 'Film Made By' date. We have shown horror films from as early as the 30's. Please feel free to submit your early work as well as your current.

Films showing nudity are permissible, however sexual penetration will be disqualified.

PLEASE NOTE: We DO NOT pay screening fees. If any screening fee is requested by filimmaker(s), the associated film will be disqualified.