HORROR SCREENPLAY & FILM CONTEST ACCEPTING SUBS UP TO DECEMBER 31, 2022.

Frights! Camera! Action! is a fun, affordable and recurring horror screenplay and film contest. submissions are open for:
- Short screenplays (35 page max)
- Feature screenplays
- Short Films (35 mins max)
- Feature Films

​Awards & Prizes go to:
​​SCREENPLAYS​
Best Screenplay (feature) - $500.00
Best Screenplay (short) - $250.00
Best Twist - $200.00
Best Villain - $200.00
Most messed up death - $200.00

FILMS
Best film (feature) - $500.00
Best film (short) - $250.00
Best twist - $200.00
Best villain - $200.00
Most messed up death - $200.00

​Winners & runners-up will be announced on January 12, 2023. Judging takes place by industry professionals and our horde of horror aficionados and each entry will be read/viewed at least twice.

​Frights! Camera! Action! laurels go to all category winners and to runners up.

​​SCREENPLAYS​
Best Screenplay (feature) - $500.00
Best Screenplay (short) - $250.00
Best Twist - $200.00
Best Villain - $200.00
Most messed up death - $200.00

FILMS
Best film (feature) - $500.00
Best film (short) - $250.00
Best twist - $200.00
Best villain - $200.00
Most messed up death - $200.00

Frights! Camera! Action! laurels go to all category winners and to runners up. Honorable mentions to screenplays and films we really, really like.

1. Entries must be submitted via FilmFreeway. 

2. All entries must be in English.  

3. Participants may submit several projects, but each entry must be submitted separately.

4. All fees are non-refundable.

5. Screenwriters and film-makers retain full rights to their work.

6. Prize money paid by PayPal on January 12, 2023.

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  • Christine Lee

    Thank you so much Honorable Mention "My Hero". Looking forward movie My Hero lunching soon. Love & Light xoxoxo :)

    November 2022
  • My script was among the selected ones. I was very happy about it. I thank the whole festival team and wish the festival much success and long life.

    November 2022
  • Super fest. Hope to attend next year.

    November 2022
  • It was a lovely surprise to have my script "The Whispers" selected as a finalist. Thanks!

    November 2022
  • Great festival very efficient with great communication, would definitely recommend!!

    November 2022