HOW TO SUBMIT

There are two convenient ways to submit to the 2016 IHSFF Short Screenplay Competition. You can submit through
Withoutabox or through FilmFreeway!

We are taking submissions through
December 18, 2017. 

Notifications of selected winning screenplays will begin in
March 2018.

SCREENPLAY SUBMISSIONS ARE OPEN !

The International Horror and Sci-fi Film Festival is looking for the best unproduced short film scripts out there.

Screenplays must be yours, original, within the horror or sci-fi genre and under 25 pages. So let's see what you've got!

Plus, we've got a lot of great prizes for our screenplay winners.
Check out our prizes below!

SCREENPLAY PRIZES:

First Place:

  • $250 cash from the Phoenix Film Foundation
  • One InkTip.com Script Listing on InkTip.comInkTip Script Listings provide writers with the opportunity to get their scripts read by InkTip’s extensive network of producers, reps, manager, agents, and other qualified industry professionals.
  • A IHSFF prize pack
  • Listing on IHSFF website
  • Two VIP Passes to the 2018 Phoenix Film Festival (accommodation and air fare not included).

Second Place:

  • One InkTip Script Listing on InkTip.comInkTip Script Listings provide writers with the opportunity to get their scripts read by InkTip’s extensive network of producers, reps, manager, agents, and other qualified industry professionals.
  • A Phoenix Film Festival prize pack
  • Listing on Phoenix Film Festival website
  • Two VIP Passes to the 2018 Phoenix Film Festival (accommodation and air fare not included)

Third Place:

  • One InkTip Script Listing on InkTip.comInkTip Script Listings provide writers with the opportunity to get their scripts read by InkTip’s extensive network of producers, reps, manager, agents, and other qualified industry professionals.
  • Listing on Phoenix Film Festival website
  • Two VIP Passes to the 2018 Phoenix Film Festival (accommodation and air fare not included)

Top Ten Finalists:

  • Listing on International Horror and Sci-Fi Film Festival website with contact information for producers to request copies of their scripts.