BE SCARY, tell a story about HORROR, GORE and GOOSEBUMPS!

Do you think you can you have a 15 minute or less short film that fits Horror or Science-Fiction. Then this is the film festival for you, we accept films from all around the World but if you really want to take the 50 DAY CHALLENGE, please register on our website, this would put you in the running for all of the CASH awards.

However, we do want to see your film that is already in the can.

For CASH Prizes please register on the 50 FIFTY REEL CHALLENGE home page to take part in the 50 day time limit on the actual challenge.

If your film is already in the can, we'd still love to see it on the BIG screen in front of an audience of film enthusiasts. And you would be eligible for certificates in the following categories: Directing, Acting, Ensemble, Screenplay, Cinematography, Editing, Costume Design, Production Design, Sound Design, Make-up & Hair, Practical FX, Digital FX and Music Song/Score.

As well Audience Favorite or the Judge's Honorable Mention.

If you already have a short film that is of HORROR and or SCIENCE-FICTION that is less than 15 minutes you can register here, and you will get a premiere on the BIG SCREEN

However, if you really want to take the CHALLENGE register on our home page to start the clock!

1 - Registration for the 50 DAY REEL CHALLENGE
2 - START the clock on 50 DAYS
3 - TURN IN at the end of time period.

But you can also submit from other time related film competitions, or if you already have a film in the can waiting for an audience to watch.

Overall Rating
  • Haleh Saberi

    An absolutely amazing festival I had an honor to be selected and nominated for my short Broken. Thank you!

    November 2021
    Response from festival:

    Thank you for the kind words, we are glad that you enjoyed our festival!