St. Albans is Northwestern VT’s home for horror every October.
Northwest Access Television presents the 4th Annual Northwest Nightmares Film Festival, where local aspiring filmmakers compete for gory glory & terrific prizes.
Qualifying films submitted to Northwest Nightmares be shown on the big screen at our Haunted Hollywood themed premiere at the Welden Theater in St. Albans on October 24th, 2016. Films will be judged in multiple categories to win killer prizes and major bragging rights!
Registration starts on September 1st and films must be submitted by October 1st, 2016 – don’t miss out!Back to top
Registration Opens – $25 Per Team
Registration Cost Increase – $50 Per Team
Camera/Cinematography Workshop at Northwest Access TV
Editing Workshop at Northwest Access TV
Registration Closes – Your Last Chance!
Submission Deadline at 11:59pm
Public Haunted Hollywood premiere at the Welden Theater
Frequently Asked Questions
Does the team representative have to be of a certain age?
Yes. Team leaders need to be at least 13 years old. Teams may have younger members, but they may not act as a team leader. Also, all participants under 18 years old must have parental permission to participate.
Does our entire team have to be assembled at registration, or can members be added as time goes on?
You are only required to have a team leader at time of registration. Additional members can be added at any point before the submission deadline. You will need to provide a final cast and crew roster with your film, and each member will need to have filled out and signed a release form for their participation.
Does the film have to strictly be scary, or can it be a horror hybrid genre (comedic horror, for example)?
We welcome all horror hybrid genres as submissions. However, be aware that the judges will be judging the films as horror movies, so the horror portion should be prominent in your submission.
Check out video submissions from the 2013 and 2014 festival:Back to top
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