Filmmakers who have submitted a film to Screamfest 2017 will be notified if their film has been selected no later than September 15th. Please make sure that the e-mail address that you provided on your submission is working at that time, as we will be contacting you via that e-mail. NOTE: Please add our email address to your email safe senders list, address book or contact list so that any correspondence with Screamfest will not be blocked or filtered into your bulk folder.
Screenplay semi-finalist and finalist will be announced in October. The winning screenplay will be announced at the festival awards ceremony.
Screamfest the largest and longest running horror film festival in the United States is accepting submissions of horror, sci-fi & thriller films and screenplays for the 17th annual Horror Film Festival taking place October 10-19th,2017 in Hollywood, CA.
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Individual film tickets for the festival will go on sale towards the end of September 2017.