All official entries must be submitted through Film Freeway. The EOD Film Festival does not accept films any other way. All notifications regarding the submitted films will be through the Film Freeway website. Films must be less than 25 minutes in length. We do not accept feature length films. All films must have been made less than 3 years prior to the festival screening date. Non-English works are accepted. However, the film must have English subtitles. Any non-English film submitted without subtitles will be disqualified.

The EOD Film Festival only accepts narrative short films. The narrative short films are divided into two categories.

  1. Short – Runtime 0:00 – 12:00 minutes
  2. Not-so Short – Runtime 12:01 – 25:00 minutes

Each category has five genre’s available to submit your film.

  1. Action
  2. Sci-Fi
  3. Horror
  4. Comedy
  5. Drama


Open for entries OCTOBER 1, 2017

Earlybird Deadline: FEBRUARY 28, 2018

Regular Deadline:  APRIL 30, 2018

Late Deadline: MAY 22, 2018

Notification date: MAY 30, 2018

Best of Film Festival Screening: SUNDAY, JUNE 24, 2018




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.