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Eerie Horror Film Festival Call for Entries Announced

By William VonKropp
Jan 7, 2008, 15:28

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Calling all filmmakers, screenwriters and video game developers!

The 2008 Eerie Horror Film Festival Call for Entries is Now Open!


The 2008 Eerie Horror Film Festival, Video Game and Screenplay Competition has officially opened its call for entries and is currently seeking submissions from all over the world!

Submission categories for the 2008 Eerie Horror Film Festival, Game and Screenplay Competition include Horror Feature, Horror Short, Science Fiction Feature, Science Fiction Short, Suspense Feature, Suspense Short, Student(10 - 17 yrs of age) Horror Feature; Student (10 - 17 yrs of age) Horror Short; Short Length Screenplay; Feature Length Screenplay; Student (10 - 17 yrs of age) Feature Length Screenplay; Student (10 - 17 yrs of age) Short Length Screenplay, Video Game Concept, Video Game in Production, Completed Video Game.

Overlooked, underrated, and misunderstood, the horror and science fiction genres have been virtually ignored and shunned by the mainstream since the earliest days of cinema.

Through the decades, horror and science fiction films, stories (and most recently, video games), have entertained and thrilled audiences around the world and continue to grow in popularity to this very day.

Slowly but surely they are now gaining the appreciation and respect that they deserve.

There is an incredible amount of talent in this field that goes unnoticed and unappreciated and The Eerie Horror Film Festival hopes to reverse that trend.

Since 2004 the Eerie Horror Film Festival has screened over 200 films and has featured appearances by Jason Mewes (Clerks), Adrienne Barbeau (The Fog), Dee Wallace Stone (Cujo), Tony Todd (Candyman), Tom Savini (From Dusk Till Dawn), PJ Soles (Halloween), Gunnar Hansen (Texas Chainsaw Massacre '74), Lloyd Kaufman (Troma), Eugene Clark (Land of the Dead), Joe Pilato (Day of the Dead), Lynn Lowry (The Crazies), Tom Atkins (Halloween III), Charles Cyphers (Halloween), Nancy Loomis(Halloween), Alex Vincent (Child's Play), Seamus Davey-Fitzpatrick (The Omen '06), Michael Berryman (The Hills Have Eyes), Brian Andrews (Halloween), Mark Borchardt (American Movie), John Hancock (Let's Scare Jessica to Death), Dorothy Tristan (screenwriter), Mark Steensland (The Gospel According to Philip K. Dick), Sean David Morton (Joe Killionaire), Len Kabasinski (Swamp Zombies), Jamien Snow (author), Greg Lamberson (Slime City), Debbie Rochon (Hellblock 13), Michael Stanley (Attack of the Beast Creatures), Leonard Lies (Dawn of the Dead), Jim Krut (Dawn of the Dead), Pam Sutch and many, many more!

The 2008 EERIE HORROR FILM FESTIVAL will feature even more special guests, bigger prizes and lots o' mayhem!

The Festival will take place in October of 2008, in Erie, Pa.

Check their website often for updates and announcements!

To enter your film, screenplay or video game project today, click on the banner above or on the link below.

Good luck!



http://www.eeriehorrorfilmfestival.com



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