Dear Filmmakers,

In just TWO days, the Charlotte Horror Fest’s early deadline will be, well... dead. So enter your film now.

We are looking for entries in the Horror, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Mystery, and Thriller genres. The 1st annual event will take place October 26 - 31, 2012, in Charlotte, North Carolina. The event is produced by Indie Film Force, a nonprofit organization that also produces the Charlotte Film Festival.

The Festival accepts entries in the following categories:

• Features
• Shorts
• Student Film
• Movie Trailer
• Short Screenplay

The competitive event is open to films and videos with production dates after January 2010. Entries must be Charlotte premieres.

Accepted entries are considered for at least one of the following awards:

• Best Feature
• Best Short
• Best Student Film
• Best Short Screenplay
• Best Horror Film Trailer
• Best Charlotte Feature
• Best Charlotte Short
• Best Male Actor
• Best Female Actor
• Best Cinematography
• Best Music
• Best Editing
• Best Visual Effects
• Best Make-up


• Audience Choice Best Feature
• Audience Choice Best Short
• Audience Choice Best Student Film

The mission of the Charlotte Horror Fest is to bring filmmakers and film fans together for a celebration of the Horror and Sci-Fi genres. To create an event where the films can receive a quality projection that is on par with the dedication and perseverance and expose them to fans, peers, and investors.

For further info, please visit our website.


We look forward to viewing your entries.


Good luck!

Charlotte Horror Fest
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