Can you scare us in 15 seconds?
15 Second Horror Film Challenge is a nonprofit international filmmaking contest which celebrity judges rank the Top 20 and share their personal picks! This year's call for entries is from now until Oct 15th 2017 11:59pm EST. ​​Submit your 15 second horror film(s) directly to our email   and join us on Facebook for all of the festivities!​​ MOBILE USERS: Switch over to our website's desktop version for the full website!
Rules & Terms
Answers to frequently asked questions, compability specs., your, and what's not allowed.
How to Enter
Submit your 15 second horror film(s) directly to us! Include social media you wish to have promoted & your director credit.

and more in the works! SUBMIT YOUR 15 SECOND HORROR FILMS BY OCT 15TH 11:59PM EST FOR FREE DIRECTLY TO US!

SEASON 2 (2016)

15 Second Horror Film Challenge now accepts entries 365 days of the year because inspiration hits at any time! Submit directly to us!

Season 2 received 450 entries from filmmakers worldwide! Troma showcased the top films onto the official TromaMovies YouTube channel of over 177,000 subscribers. Crypticon Seattle and Shock Stock are preparing to showcase the top films at their May conventions this year!

People REACT to Season 2!

15 Second Horror Film Challenge Season 2 introduced a new REACTION series where artists, businesses, and ANYONE ELSE are encouraged to record their first-time viewing of 15 Second Horror Film Challenge entries!

It's a fun and scary way to promote your endeavors.  Email us for details on how you can participate for Season 3! 
SHOCK STOCK is a Canadian horror convention and film festival that is hosting an international 69 Hour Film Competition this summer!

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Bloody Horror International Film Festival 
showcases and awards films across multiple
editions throughout the year from shorts,
features, to trailers, and web series. A live
screening event is held in Ottawa, Ontario
Canada that's sure to spread the nightmares! 

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FilmFreeway:
BloodyHorrorFilmFestival

Reel Erotic Art Film Festival aims to celebrate the erotic arts. The festival accepts entries in several categories, including Smartphone Films, 15-Second Shorts and screenplays, with opportunities to win cash prizes and awards! A live screening event will be held on August 6, 2017 at The Cotton Club in St. John’s, Newfoundland!

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FilmFreeway: ReelEroticArtFilmFestival
Eve Film Festival provides a forum for women to promote diversity is what inspires filmmaking to be a perpetually evolving form. This welcoming community is inclusive to all people  brought together by film and to enjoy the wonderful work we present!

Call for entries is now closed.

FilmFreeway: Eve Film Festival