2018 Call for Entries – End of Days Film Festival

Calling all Filmmakers!

The 2018 End of Days Film Festival is back with a bang! October 1st marked the first day for entries into the 2018 festival. With more awards and a new student filmmaker submission category, the 2018 End of Days Film Festival will be bigger and better! Submission are now open for short films 25 minutes or less. The genre categories include Horror, Sci-Fi, Comedy, Drama, and Action films.

The End of Days film festival is an apocalyptic themed film festival, but we accept all types of films in the allotted genre's. Even if your film is not apocalyptic, you can still enter your into the EOD film fest as long as your film portrays an imminent threat to an individual, society, or the world. Our new student filmmaker category allows students to showcase their work at a discounted price. In order for the film to qualify as a student film, the film must of been made while the student was in school. This includes Middle School, High School, College, or Technical School.

We are excited to be exploring a new venue this year and details will be released soon!

Festival Deadlines

Open for entries OCTOBER 1, 2017

Earlybird Deadline: FEBRUARY 28, 2018

Regular Deadline: MAY 31, 2018

Late Deadline: JUNE 10, 2018

Notification date: JUNE 27, 2018

Best of Film Festival Screening: JULY 2018

 All accepted films will receive “Official Selection” laurels and be eligible for award nominations. 

Screening Info

Each submission will be reviewed by an EOD Judge. After a thorough review, EOD staff will accept films that meet the End of Days Film Festival standards.*Not all accepted films will screen at the End of Days Film Festival. Filmmakers will be notified of their films acceptance status via Filmfreeway.

Accepted films will then be reviewed and nominated for awards. Filmmakers will be notified by EOD staff of their nomination. Award nomination laurels will be given to all nominated films. Winners will then be chosen and announced. A select number of award winning films will then be chosen to screen at the Best of Film Festival.

Films chosen for screening will be downloaded from Film Freeway website. They will be screened in the format you uploaded to the Film Freeway website. If your film is screened, you will have an opportunity to provide EOD with an updated version of the film.

About the Festival:

The End of Days Film Festival showcases short sci-fi, horror, drama, comedy, and action films portraying an imminent threat to an individual, society, or the world. We love apocalyptic themed movies but are open to just about everything as long as it had a good storyline! Submissions must be less than 25 minutes and produced within the past 3 years. For more submission information, please visit our FilmFreeway page.