SHOCKFEST is the twelve-year-running premiere film event, which has provided filmmakers an opportunity to frighten audiences during a silver-screen-presentation of their very own films.
We're calling on all STUDENTS, RECENT GRADUATES, and FILMMAKERS to use your ingenuity in creating and filming a short horror movie during the quarantine for the chance for your film to be screened in LAS VEGAS on September 27th. The GRAND PRIZE WINNER will receive their award, the first-annual SHOCKLARSHIP—the scholarship in the form of $666 cash—in HOLLYWOOD on November 13th.
FOR INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO TAKE PART IN THE COMPETITION AND SUBMIT THROUGH FilmFreeway, GO TO RULES & TERMS BELOW!
Introducing the first annual "SHOCKLARSHIP," a scholarship presented by Shockfest in the form of a cash prize of $666.
The WINNER of the SHOCKLARSHIP will receive their award in HOLLYWOOD on November 13th.
3rd Place Winner - $6.66
2nd Place Winner - $66.06
Grand Prize Winner - $666
THE QUARANTINE COMPETITION
Use your ingenuity to film a short horror movie during the quarantine. earn the chance to win $666! Finalists will screen their work at Shockfest Film Festival this September 27th!
DEADLINE TO SUBMIT: September 21st
INSTRUCTIONS TO COMPETE
1) Make a project profile on FilmFreeway with the following title:
SHOCKFEST QUARANTINE + (your name or production company)
2) Submit your project profile to the QUARANTINE COMPETITION category on the SHOCKFEST
3) Await further instructions, which will be emailed to all contenders!
***SUBMISSION NOTE: No need to upload any videos on your page yet, just follow the FilmFreeway submission requirements to register as though you were submitting a film. You will receive a confirmation email shortly, with dates and requirements for the competition.
Keep an eye on your email you will receive directions and required materials that must be included in your final film.
UPLOADING YOUR FINAL FILM
During the competition, once you have completed your film, you will need to upload it to your project page on FilmFreeway. Once it is uploaded, we will be able to view and judge the film.