İİHFF ( İnternational İstanbul Horror Film Festival )

Horror, Thriller,fantastic, Science Fiction, Horror Comedy Films can participate in the competition.

It's a great opportunity to promote your film to the world.

The festival will have free movie screenings in 5 different cinemas for 3 days.

The opening of the first day of the festival will be held on a special boat on the Bosphorus, accompanied by light and fire shows on Friday.

There will be special stage shows and performances on the night of the festival closing and award ceremony, and the award ceremony will be broadcast live on one of the national Turkish TV channels.

A big festival where many films from world and European horror cinema will participate,

This is a great opportunity to network with filmmakers, screenwriters, crew, actors and industry professionals,

Your horror film will be of interest to various investors or distributors, we will help you with the distribution of your film,

Master-classes and Q&A with movie stars

Representatives of national 24 film production and distribution companies will attend as guests

19 well-known actors and directors of World horror cinema will take part in the festival as guests of Honor,

An opportunity for young producers and directors to meet many film producers and distributors,

Possibility of marketing movies worldwide tv,cinema,pay tv sales,

All films that make it to the final will be awarded a special certificate.

For screenwriters, your script can be a movie and sold,

The Awards schedule usually also contains a pre-party and an after-party arranged for the honored guests and winners.

We proudly announce all our Categories.
Your project might become a multi award winning film!.
Your film will be considered in all the submitted categories.If you submit to an additional category please add name of artist to be considered in that category.

( Feature film )

- Best International Feature ( GOLDEN SPIDER AWARD
- 2.Best International Feature - SILVER SPIDER AWARD
- 3.Best International Feature - BRONZE SPIDER AWARD
- Jury special prize

Best Producer
Best Director
Best Actor
Best Actress
Best Supportıng Actress
Best Supportıng Actor
Best Cinematographer
Best Composer
Best Script
Best Editing
Best Makeup
Best VFX
Best Poster
Best Art Director

( Short Films )

Best International Short Feature
2.Best International Short Feature
3.Best International Short Feature

Best Director
Best Actor
Best Actress
Best Cinematographer
Best Script

( Screenplays Competıtıon )

Best Horror Feature Script
Best Horror Short Script (under 30 pages)

( All scenarios that make it to the final will be examined in detail by the filmmakers and directors, and the opportunity to meet with the screenwriters )

( In addition to all these statue awards, certificates and surprise gifts will be given to all films. )

All films must have been completed after August 2018.
Horror, thriller,fantastic, science fiction, horror comedy films can participate in the competition.
1. All films that are not in English, must have English language subtitles. English movies do not have subtitles.
2. No fee waiver. All entry fees are non-refundable.
3. Multiple entries from the same submitter are accepted. A separate submission and a separate entry fee must accompany each entry.
4. The decision of the festival selection committee will be final.
5. Films that are submitted must be the entrant’s original work and shall not infringe on any copyrights or any other rights of any third Parties. Contestants agree that they have obtained all required copyright permissions regarding music, sound & images. Etc presented in their film.
6. İİHFF ( İnternational İstanbul Horror Film Festival ) organizers reserve rights change, cancel or re-schedule the dates, venue, awards & categories without consent or information to contestants.
7. The organizers reserve the right not to award any or all of the prizes.