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2017 Submissions will open September 1st, 2016.

Horror Hotel Categories
Feature / Short 
(under 55 Min) / Micro (5 min or less) / Music Video / Trailer / TV Pilot / Web Episode

Horror Hotel Genres
Experimental, Fantasy, Horror, Horror-Comedy, Sci-Fi, Slasher, Suspense-Thriller


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 No restrictions on completion date or previous screenings.

Submission Deadlines

Earlybird Deadline: November 30th, 2015: $30

Standard Deadline: February 15th, 2016: $35

Late Deadline: March 1st, 2016: $40

Sony will be giving away software to the Best Short Film and Best Feature Film winners.

  Best Short Film and Best Feature Film will each receive Audio Master Suite and Catalyst Production Suite, a combined value of $1,000.

Audio Master Suite - Sound Forge™ Pro 11 and SpectraLayers™ Pro 2 are the most advanced waveform and spectral editing applications available today. Each with its own unique genius, they work seamlessly together to form a colossal editing system offering extraordinary and immediate gains for audio professionals everywhere.

Award-winning Sound Forge digital audio editing software includes a powerful set of audio processes, tools, and effects for manipulating audio. Sound Forge software allows you to edit, record, encode, and master nearly any form of digital audio including WAV, AIFF, and MP3. Whether you're new to editing audio or you're a seasoned audio engineer, there is a Sound Forge product that is right for you.

Catalyst Production Suite - The Catalyst Production Suite fuses powerful media preparation and fast, focused video editing to provide the backbone for your video productions. Catalyst Prepare paves your path from camera to post with robust organizational tools, strong color adjustment and monitoring, extensive metadata support, and more. Catalyst Edit provides a lean, focused video editing environment that makes your cutting process fast and fluent. With support for 4K and Sony RAW media, the Catalyst Production Suite gives you the power to make the most of your camera's high dynamic range and wide color gamut as well as the stunning resolution of 4K from beginning to end.

InkTip will be providing prize packages to our top 3 film winners.

InkTip: Where everyone goes for scripts and writers. Producers have made more than 200 films from scripts and writers they found through InkTip. Our Top 3 film winners will receive an InkTip Script Listing: A listing of your script on InkTip so that producers and reps can find you.

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