Tenebra Film Fest (0)


13 Apr 2018
Call for entries

12 Aug 2018
Festival closed

12 Sep 2018
Notification date

12 Oct 2018
28 Oct 2018


Herrera y Cairo 1493,  44600, Guadalajara, Guadalajara, Mexico

Festival description
Terror, horror, suspense, science fiction or fantasy
Short film festival >1' 30'<

Festival requirements
 Film festival
 Music Video
 Any Theme
 Has submission fees
 International Festival
 Physical Location
 January 2016
 Production countries: Any
 Shooting countries: Any
 Director nationalities: Any
 Debut Films 
 School projects 
 Short Films  >1' 30'<
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Festival start: 12 October 2018      Festival end: 28 October 2018

Film Festival held in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico , specializing in spreading terror , suspense , science fiction and fantasy , focused on the cinema and the various artistic disciplines that exist emphasis on the entertainment part with commitment that the public receives in each of our events , a real fun and enriching experience.

TENEBRA FILM FEST this 2018 will deliver the following awards:

a) Statuette "El Charro Negro" for the best international short film.
b) "La Llorona de Plata" statuette for the best Latin American short film.
c) Statuette "La Bruja de Bronce" to the best National short film.
d) Presse "Emblem Tenebra" for the best short film Tapatío.
e) Honorable mentions in case the jury considers it so.

The third edition of Tenebra Film Fest that will take place from 13 to 28 October 2018 in the City of Guadalajara, opens its call for them to register their short films and be part of the programming of this film event.

Bases of participation.

1, - National and international short films can be registered.

2.-The short films must have been produced between the years 2016 and 2018.

3.- The minimum duration must be 1 minute and works of more than 30 minutes will not be accepted.

4.- Shorts of any of these genres may be registered: Terror, horror, suspense, science fiction, fantasy or bizarre, as well as any variant or conjunction of these genres.

5.- Its final format must be digital.

6.- A copy of the work must be submitted in one of the following formats: mov, mp4.

7.- Attached to the short film should go:

a.- Technical sheet.
b.- Images of the short and / or poster.
c.- Data of who delivers (Director, producer, scriptwriter, etc.)
d.- Trailer or teaser of the short film.
e.- Letter authorizing Tenebra Film Fest to exhibit its short film.
(Here the link to authorization letter for download)

8.- All works done in a language other than Spanish must have subtitles in Spanish or English.

9.- Short films filmed for promotional purposes will not be accepted.

10.-The shorts will be received from the moment of publication of this call and until July 31, 2018.

11.-The registration fee for short films is $ 2 USD

* All the short films selected will be given a certificate of participation in Tenebra Film Fest.

* Tenebra Film Fest assumes the cost of sending the prize to any part of the world in case the winner can not attend the award ceremony, however, it is not responsible for any extra charge and / or tariff generated by customs from any country.


TENEBRA FILM FEST this year 2018 will receive 6 feature films invited out of competition, which for the sole fact of being selected will receive a surprise prize and will be exhibited in the best venues in Guadalajara, to propose any and / or receive more information about it please write to the mail ...

* All participants fully accept these rules, as well as the resolutions adopted by the TENEBRA FILM FEST Committee in any situation not foreseen in this call. Decisions regarding the process of selection and awarding of the winning short film will be made by the Jury appointed by the organizing committee of TENEBRA FILM FEST.

* The resolutions of both the Jury and the organizing committee will be unappealable



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