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The Horror Realm Film Festival


Horror Realm Convention

Mission:

To provide an affordable opportunity for filmmakers in the horror genre to have their films evaluated by a qualified board of judges, have their work viewed by fans, compete for awards, increase their film’s visibility and possibly find distribution for their film. 

 

Description:

The Horror Realm Film Festival is an extension of the long running Horror Realm Convention.  Horror Realm has long supported independent filmmakers and has created the film festival to increase this support.  The festival will take place in the historic Hollywood Theater Dormont in Pittsburgh, PA.  The festival’s panel of judges has been carefully selected from the horror community and is comprised of filmmakers and writers.


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Horror Realm Film Festival

Festival
Festival presentation: 

Horror Realm Film Festival

Hollywood Theater Dormont

1446 Potomac Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA  15216

May 22-25, 2014

Mission:

To provide an affordable opportunity for filmmakers in the horror genre to have their films evaluated by a qualified board of judges, have their work viewed by fans, compete for awards, increase their film’s visibility and possibly find distribution for their film. 

Description:

The Horror Realm Film Festival is an extension of the long running Horror Realm Convention.  Horror Realm has long supported independent filmmakers and has created the film festival to increase this support.  The festival will take place in the historic Hollywood Theater Dormont in Pittsburgh, PA.  The festival’s panel of judges has been carefully selected from the horror community and is comprised of filmmakers and writers.

Finalists:

Finalists will consist of the top three films in each award category.  All entrants’ films will be shown the weekend of the festival.  Finalist films will be given priority in screening slots.

About Horror Realm:

Horror Realm, serving the horror community since 2009, produces a spring and fall horror convention each year in Pittsburgh, PA.  In addition to the conventions, Horror Realm also produces horror-themed entertainment and charity events in the area, including film screenings, author signings and art shows.  Charities supported by Horror Realm have included Scares That Care, Fix The Chapel, Friends of the Hollywood Theater, The Bradley Center, Animal Rescue League, Pittsburgh Action Against Rape, Community Human Services, Mainstay Life Services, Myasthenia Gravis Association and Shepherd Wellness Community.

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Festival Nickname: 
HRFF14
Edition: 
1
Festival Logo: 
Horror Realm Film Festival
Theme: 
Horror films
Category/Format: 
Animated Films
Digital / DVD
Documentaries
Experiment
Fiction Features
Independant
Short films
Student film
Festival Info
Price info: 
$10 per day or $25 weekend or $40 VIP
Opening hours: 
10 AM
Last attendance: 
0
Next Festival Dates: 
05/22/2014 - 05/25/2014
Archived festival (terminated): 
no
Is the Festival open to the public ?: 
Yes
Does the Festival have a market?: 
Yes
Does the Festival have a competition ?: 
Yes
Festival Submission
Film submission fee: 
Payment
Film submission amount: 
Short $10 by 4/18 or $15 by 4/25; Feature $25 by 4/18 or $30 by 4/25
Submission accepted on Fest21.com: 
No
Film call for entry start day: 
03/27/2014
Film call for entry deadline: 
04/25/2014
Festival Contact
Festival Director Name: 
Rich Dalzotto
Festival Director E-mail: 
Festival Programmer Name: 
Rich Dalzotto
Festival Programmer Email: 
Festival Press Contact Name: 
Sandy Stuhlfire
Festival Press Contact Email: 
Festival Commercial Contact Name: 
Sandy Stuhlfire
Festival Commercial Contact Email: 
E-mail for Webmaster: 
Festival Ecommerce

Horror Realm Film Festival Rules:

Entries must be original, written and/or directed by the submitting filmmaker(s) or responsible party with ownership rights.

All submissions will be kept at the film festival production office.

All entries using copyrighted material (sound or picture) must obtain proper clearances and permission to use the material. Documentation showing this clearance and permission must be submitted with the application. Examples of copyrighted material may include: popular music, stock footage and still photographs. It is the Filmmakers responsibility to obtain rights, clearances and permission. The Horror Realm Film Fest assumes no responsibility for violation of copyright law.

It is to the discretion of the Film Fest advisory board as to what films are deemed appropriate, eligible for entry, & shown in the Horror Realm Film Fest. All films will be shown that are accepted however, they will be scheduled according to what the Film Fest advisory board deems fitting for the time of day and audience.  All rules & guidelines are subject to change. Any change(s) made will be posted & made available to film makers at the earliest possible moment.

Submission of an entry automatically authorizes unlimited exhibition and duplication rights for the entry to the Horror Realm Film Fest for the purpose of judging as it is a competitive event and publicity. Any media and the contents contained on the media becomes the property of The Horror Realm Film Fest. Entries will not be used in any way for commercial purposes. The intent is to allow the Festival to use your entry for promotional or educational purposes. By submitting and entry to the Horror Realm Film Fest, each entrant expressly grants permission to use their name, likeness, hometown, etc...

No entry will be considered unless the entire entry form is completed. If you are entering more than one project, you must submit a separate, completed entry form for each one.

Each entry MUST be accompanied by the following:

  • A 25-50 word synopsis of the film
  • The filmmaker's biography
  • Appropriate clearances or rights
  • A basic list of the film credits
  • Submit 2 copies of your work in DVD format or 1 DVD & 1 Blu-Ray

Entrants shall indemnify, defend and hold the Festival, its agents and its representatives harmless from and against any and all claims, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses which may be incurred by reason of any breach of these representations, or arising out of any matter contained in the media or otherwise by the Festival's use of the media.

Entries may be disqualified for the following reasons:

  • Inappropriate material
  • Incomplete application materials and documentation
  • Submissions on unacceptable media
  • Entries which are submitted past the deadline due date

In case of questions, disputes or misunderstandings the decisions of the Directors of the Festival are final.

Entry is void where prohibited by law. Entries must be submitted on DVD (video mode only). They must conform to the National Television Standards Committee (NTSC) specifications.

 

Festival Organization
Name: 
Horror Realm
Address: 
PO Box 10400
City: 
Pittsburgh
State: 
PA
Zip code: 
15234
Country: 
United States
Telephone: 
412-215-6317
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