Attention Filmmakers


 Calls for submissions are open thru August 30, 2019



$40.00 for Short Film

$50.00 for Feature Film



Best Feature Film

Best Short Film

Best Actor

Best Actress

Best Director

Best Producer

Best Writer/Scott Johnson Family Award

Best Cinematography

Best Special Effects

Best Costume Design


Filmmaker information and terms & conditions below.

Email us HERE with any further questions/concerns.




  1. Film must be submitted on a readable DVD or Blu-Ray disc format.
  2. A Short Film is a motion picture that has a running time of 1 minute to 30 minutes, including all credits. A Feature Film is a motion picture that has a running time of 31 minutes to 90 minutes, including all credits.
  3. Filmmaker is responsible for own transportation, lodging, meal, etc. expenses to/at event.
  4. Filmmaker will participate in a 15-minute Q&A session, at the end of screening, to discuss film and answer questions provided by viewers.
  5. At event, filmmaker will receive one (1) access pass to enter the venue for all 3 days. Cast, guests, etc. are responsible to purchase their own entrance pass to event.
  6. Filmmaker is responsible to bring or furnish all film promotional items.
  7. Filmmaker can give away free film promotional items at event, however, must purchase a Vendor Space to sell merchandise.
  8. Horrific Film Fest, Inc. is not responsible for any filmmaker belongings at the event.
  9. Award Categories: Winners are selected by an impartial jury panel and audience members. Filmmaker or representative must be present at award ceremony, held Sunday evening, to win.
  10. Horrific Film Fest, Inc. has its own staff; filmmakers with submitted films in our festival are not involved with the event or jury panel.


Perform the following steps to submit a film:

  1. Download and complete the Filmmaker Submission Form below.
  2. Email us the completed form by clicking below or mailing to address below.
  3. Submit your payment via:
    • Website store
    • Paypal by clicking below, or
    • Mailing a money order to: address below.

San Antonio Horrific Film Fest

3850 Bogie Way,

Converse, Texas 78109

Submit your Film

Download Filmmakers Submission Form HERE!

Download SAHFF Laurels HERE!