HOW TO SUBMIT:

Step 1: 

Use any browser and search  https://filmfreeway.com/MonsterFlixAwards  (Entries Open)

Step 2:

Chose which category your project suits and select.

 

Step 3:

Submissions are looked over by our judges and those who successful or not will be notified by Film Freeway.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Films must have been completed after January 1, 2017.

  • Premiere status will be one of the factors considered when determining a film’s (shorts & features) inclusion in the Festival.

  • Feature films and short films in a language other than English must be subtitled in English for festival presentation.

The following are the film length that should determine your film submission type:

     *Feature Films must be over 40 minutes**

  • Feature-length fiction and documentary films 

  • Short films 

  • 60 Second Horror Challenge

  • Best Foreign Short  - English subtitles required

  • Best Animation

  • Best Web Series

  • Films that have been submitted for consideration in previous years are eligible for re-submission only if significant changes have been made to the film. A detailed list of the changes must be included in the submission packet.

SUBMISSION FORMAT:

  • We will accept links to online versions of your film. You may enter a password protected link for Vimeo or an unlisted or private link for Youtube when completing the submission form VIA Film Freeway.

  • Links must remain active and accessible through December 31st, 2021.

  • Verify that your link is working properly.

  • Please do not email us links to new versions of your film after you have completed your submission. We are only able to judge one version of each film.

        ALL PROJECTS MUST GIVE PERMISSION TO DOWNLOAD

ENTRY FEES

Payment in US dollars VIA Film Freeway or other website supporting MonsterFlix Awards. 

SUBMISSION CHECKLIST

  • Completed submission form, submitted electronically via Film Freeway or supporting websites.

  • A link to a secured online screener for your film that is accessible until December 31, 2021.

  • As applicable, the entry fee(s) for the film submission (see the “Entry Fees” section above), which are payable ONLY by credit card (American Express, Visa, MasterCard, or Discover).

FESTIVAL AWARDS

Films selected for the MonsterFlix Awards competition sections are eligible for the prestigious Monsterflix awards.

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  • BEST PICTURE 

  • BEST FEATURE 

  • BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

  • BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

  • BEST COMEDY 

  • BEST ACTOR

  • BEST ACTRESS

  • BEST MAKEUP

  • BEST EDITING

  • BEST MUSICAL SCORE

  • BEST ANIMATION

  • BEST 60 SECOND HORROR 

  • BEST HORROR COMEDY 

  • BEST FOREIGN (English subtitles required)

  • BEST WEB SERIES (All Genres)

  • BEST HORROR COMEDY

  • BEST SCREENPLAY (All Genres)

  • BEST MOVIE TRAILER (All Genres)

  • BEST MUSIC VIDEO

  • BEST PARANORMAL INVESTIGATION

  • BEST FANTASY

  • BEST DRAMA

  • BEST CRIME 

  • BEST WESTERN 

  • SPECIAL MENTION AWARD

  • SPECIAL AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE 

  • BEST FEATURE

  • BEST PERFORMANCE

  • BEST POSTER

  • STOP MOTION ANIMATION

  • BEST DRONE FOOTAGE

  • BEST EXPERIMENTAL 

  • BEST REWIND COLLECTION

  • BEST PHOTOGRAPHY

  • BEST LOCKDOWN SHORT

  • BEST MAKE UP / SFX EFFECTS

  • YOUNG FILMMAKER AWARD

  • BEST PRODUCTION DESIGNER  

Feature films qualify for the following awards:

  • BEST PICTURE

  • BEST DIRECTOR

  • BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY 

  • BEST SPECIAL EFFECTS 

  • BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

  • BEST ACTOR

  • BEST ACTRESS

  • BEST MAKEUP

  • BEST EDITING 

  • BEST MUSICAL SCORE

Short films qualify for the following awards:

  • BEST SHORT

  • BEST STUDENT SHORT

  • Best 60 SECOND MICRO SHORT

SCREENING REQUIREMENTS

  • If your film is selected for exhibition, please be advised that the festival will require:
    Requirement to download 
    Production film stills 
    Head shot of Director(s) 
    Short biography of Director(s) Trailer link, synopsis, cast and crew and other film info that you will upload to your film content page.

THE SMALL PRINT

  • Entry fees are in U.S. Dollars, are per film and are non-refundable. The Festival reserves the right to disqualify a submission, without refund of any kind, if eligibility requirements are not met including if eligibility status changes post-submission.

  • All entries selected into MonsterFlix Awards grant Monsterflix Awards the right to use any footage from the preview screener and all submitted publicity photos and any other materials sent to us pertaining to this entry for Monsterflix Awards promotional purposes, without limitations.

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