Rules & Terms:
DETAILS and ELIGIBILITY
Dead of Night is open to short and feature films that fall into
any sub genre of horror.
Please let us know if the screening will be a UK and or
Short Films – under 60 Minutes
Feature Films – Over 60 minutes
Film format must be either DCP, Blu-Ray or DVD
The main contact submitting must be authorised to carry
out this submission process by the filmmakers of the movie.
When completing the submission process you agree to
have the necessary rights for screening the film at The
Dead of Night Film Festival.
Submissions can ONLY be made through the FilmFreeway
website. There is no other way to do so.
Submissions are subject to fees and these are nonrefundable
Foreign language films are welcomed, we must insist that
non English dialogue movies must be subtitled in English.
We prefer not to have them dubbed.
You may submit as many films and shorts as you want.
All applicants will receive an email shortly after the 1st
October closing date whether they have been successful or
Each film submitted will be viewed by at least two members
of The Dead of Night Film Festival selection committee. All
decisions on are final.
If selected the screening copy of the film must be with us by
no later than 1st October 2017, and once selected you
guarantee that the film cannot be withdrawn from the
PUBLICITY AND PRESS
By submitting to Dead of Night you agree to the use of stills
in press and publicity for the festival. These may be
included in our official programme, press releases, on our
website plus all social media platforms.
Email – Sjopia@hotmail.co.uk
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