Geek Short Film Fest: Open for Submissions!

The 5th Annual Geek Short Film Fest (GSFF) is officially accepting submissions for 2016. Coordinated this year by the esteemed Bill Mulligan, the theme is “space travel” in keeping with the 2016 Geek Gala: Lost in Galactic Spaceballs.  All filmmakers are invited to submit, and selections will be announced October 15th.

These year’s award categories include the following:

  • Best Theme Film–Space Travel
  • Best Horror Film
  • Best Science Fiction Film
  • Best Fantasy Film
  • Best Fan Film or Animation
  • Best in Show

The top film is also shown from the main stage of the Geek Gala as well, and a $100 honorarium is awarded. Submissions are currently being accepted through FilmFreeway.  To visit the GSFF page, click the button below.

FilmFreeway Submission ButtonGSFF is a popular part of the Geek Gala, and is open to the public to attend. The 2015 winners were as follows:

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