It's alive and it's all about horror!
BAHF is a brand new film festival which will be held in Gorizia (Northern Italy) in November. The first (and only) horror genre film festival here in Friuli Venezia-Giulia.
All the screenings will be held at Kinemax, a beautiful cinema located in the biggest square of the city.
What we are looking for?
HORROR of course, any cross genre is allowed but it MUST BE HORROR related.
We are opened both to shorts and full lengths.
Who's gonna win the awesome and grotesque handcrafted trophy?
A selected jury will assign the prizes.
- Kurando Mitsutake (Gun Woman, Karate Kill)
- Brian Trenchard-Smith (Leprechaun 3 and 4, Night of the Demons 2, BMX Bandits)
- Andreas Marschall (Masks, Tears of Kali, German Angst)
- Federico Scargiali (F**k You Immortality, Skate of the Dead, founder and programmer at BAHF)
Be Afraid Horror Fest, home is where the horror is!
Awards will be given in the following category:
- Best Horror Film, assigned by the jury
- Best Horror Short, assigned by the jury
- Audience Award (only for shorts)
The Twisted Flesh Clapper Board trophy will be given to Best Film and Best Short.
The trophy is brought to you by Grind Airbrush&SFX.
- Horror Short, any work with a length shorter than 15 minutes
- Horror Feature, any work with a length longer than 60 minutes
- Any cross genre is allowed but it MUST BE HORROR related
- The Work must be produced after January 2016
- Premieres are prioritized in programming
- If not in English, all the submission MUST BE subtitled in English
- You can submit any number of works as long as all the rules are respected
- We only accept submission via FilmFreeway
- We do not pay for any screening fees
What do we need after you've been selected?
- PRESS KIT with: a .jpeg file of the movie poster, at least three stills, all useful links (trailer, IMDb...), a short plot (in English) and a document with the main cast&crews
- An HD FILE of the selected movie in the best possible quality, download links only are accepted
- An .srt file with English subtitles
- Once you've been notified, please send to our email all of the materials listed above as soon as you can
Other important things to know:
- Selections will be notified by email
- Entry fees are non-refundable
- Participants agree that clips and images from their film may be used for any promotional purposes on Be Afraid Horror Fest social media.