HORROR SCREENPLAY & FILM CONTEST ACCEPTING SUBS UP TO JULY 2nd, 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 July 11, 2022. 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 July 11, 2022.

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  • In a festival dedicated to horror, it is an honor to be an HONORABLE MENTION for "Possum Man." Thanks, Frights!

    February 2022
  • Great, little contest. Submitted two screenplays that became "Honorable Mentions." Affordable and prompt on the results.

    February 2022
  • Thank you very much for including my short screenplay, "Consecrate" in your contest. Truly an honor and I again thank you very mucy.

    February 2022
  • Brad Look

    Thank you so much to Frights! Camera! Action! for awarding my short animated script Honorable Mention. Do you have a trophy available? Thank you again so much.

    January 2022
  • Brian W. Smith

    Very honored to be a runner-up in the festival with our script "One Good Scare."

    August 2021