SHRIEKFEST 20 Award Categories
1. Please select only ONE SUBMISSION CATEGORY per project.
2. All films MUST BE submitted via ONLINE screeners
3. NO Premiere Status required.
4. Films can have a distribution deal, but should not be available online
5. Foreign films (in their original language) must be presented with English language subtitles.
6. Shriekfest does not pay screening fees.
Eligible Feature screenplays should be formatted to industry standards and be between 70-120 pages.
If a screenplay has been a Finalist in Shriekfest, it does not qualify for a resubmission.
Eligible Short screenplays should be formatted to industry standards and must not exceed 45 pages in length.
SHRIEKFEST 20 Submission Deadlines and Fee Schedule
Films: Add $30.00 for a compilation of the judges’ notes
Screenplays: Add $70.00 for 3 pages of developmental notes
*10 minutes/pages & under, including credits
**11 minutes to 49 minutes