Oregon Scream Week: Horror Film Festival (2)


02 Apr 2018
Call for entries

31 Mar 2018
Early deadline

30 Jun 2018
Standard deadline

31 Jul 2018
Late deadline

31 Aug 2018
Festival closed

10 Sep 2018
Notification date

26 Oct 2018
27 Oct 2018


30450 SW Rogue Lane #2908,  97070, Wilsonville, Oregon, United States

Festival description
Short Films 20'<

Festival requirements
 Music Video
 Any Theme
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 Production date: Any
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
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All foreign languages must have subtitles in English.

This category is for Horror, Science Fiction, Animation and Suspense films from outside of the United States.

Festival start: 26 October 2018      Festival end: 27 October 2018

Oregon Scream Week is a Horror genre independent international film festival for Horror Films and Horror Comedy Films in Portland, Oregon. The next Oregon Scream Week event will take place on Friday and Saturday, October 26-27, 2018. Film and Screenplay submissions are now open for this event. Our first festival event took place on Friday and Saturday night, February 16-17, 2018 at the Avalon Theatre near downtown Portland, Oregon. 54 Short Horror Films, Animated Horror Films, Scary Science Fiction Films as well as Psychological Thrillers were screened over three different 2-Hour Sessions. Films from twelve different countries were screened: United States, Canada, Poland, Australia, Belgium, Singapore, England, Spain, Israel, Hong Kong, Sweden and France.

20 Awards will be selected by the judges to recognize outstanding work and creativity.

1) Best Actor
2) Best Actress
3) Best Cinematography
4) Best Director
5) Best Ensemble Cast
6) Best Feature Length Horror Screenplay
7) Best Film Editing
8) Best Oregon Horror Film
9) Best International Horror Film
10) Best Micro Short Film
11) Best Original Music
12) Best Short Horror Film
13) Best Short Horror Screenplay
14) Best Special Effects
15) Best Supporting Actor
16) Best Supporting Actress
17) Best Visual Effects
18) Best Washington Horror Film
19) Most Original Concept
20) Single Scariest Moment

All films and screenplays are eligible, regardless is they have distribution or not. Films that are accepted to this festival are expected to provide a download link to their film within 1 week of selection. All films must have an original resolution of 1920x1080 HD. Standard Definition and 720p will not be accepted. All films will be compiled and screened on Blu-Ray DVD. 23.976, 24, 25 & 30 frame rates are all acceptable, but 23.976 is preferred. DCP and 5.1 Surround Sound are not accepted, only stereo files please. Quicktime (.mov) and (.mp4) file formats are preferred.

Each film accepted will have 2 free tickets available for the night that their film screens. All other guests must pay $15.00 each for their tickets. No exceptions.



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