| Screamfest Horror Film Festival|
8840 Wilshire Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
|Contact: ||Rachel Belofsky, Festival Director|
|Description: ||Annual film festival and screenplay competition championing the Horror/Sci-Fi genres. Moviemaker Magazine listed Screamfest as one of the 25 Festivals Worth The Entry Fee. "A launching pad for burgeoning directors and screenwriters.|
Screamfest is dedicated to celebrating the often neglected and underappreciated horror genre. Formed in 2001, Screamfest is one of the leading festivals of its kind and many of the movies and moviemakers showcased here have found distribution."
|Objective: ||To showcase and further the careers of talented writers and directors within the genre. |
|Eligibility: ||Feature film script length should be at least 90 pages and not over 120. |
|Entry Fee: ||$37 to $77|
|Type: || Screenplay|
|Promotes: || Specific Genres|
|Originates From: ||United States|
|Sponsored By: ||Software / Product|
|Start Date: ||1/1/2020|
|Submission Deadlines: ||6/15/2020|
|Winners Announced: ||October 2020|
|Year of Origin: ||2001|
|Rules: ||Screenplays can be submitted online by clicking the link above or mailing a hard copy with a postmark date of no later than June 15th.|
Online entrants can complete their application, make their credit card payment and upload a PDF version of their script. Screenplay file names should be saved in this format: Title_Lastname.pdf
The online application must be completed and script uploaded by 11:59 p.m. on June 15th.
A complete entry includes a single copy of a script in PDF format only, a completed online application form and an entry fee.
Complete the online screenplay submission form here. You will receive an email confirmation for your records.
You will be directed to the payment form where you can make your payment through a PayPal button.
You will be directed to the Screenplay Uploader form where you may upload your screenplay in PDF format only.
Entrants may submit more than one screenplay into the competition, however each entry must be done separately.
|Prizes and Awards: ||See site.|