Crypticon Seattle Film Festival

CSFF // Crypticon Seattle Film Festival

7th edition

May 05 - May 07, 2021
Seattle, United States

Open Call Open to Public Competitive Market Special Fees

Festival type Real Venue Festival
Types of films
Film length Full length, Mid-length, Short
Genre B-Movie, Dark comedy, Foreign, Horror, Independent, Mockumentary, Surreal, Thriller, Underground

Mission / description The first four years Crypticon presented films and shorts for fun. We now have an official film festival and have had great fun presenting original and interesting horror features and shorts.

The conventions attract thousands every year.

It is the premier horror convention in the North Western United States. Pulling people from all the states in the area. It is held on Memorial Day weekend in the beautiful Hilton Seatac.

It is a great weekend of fun and frights!
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Class Founded: 2011
Festival category: D (local player)
Dates Open call: Oct 08, 2016

Early bird deadline: Jan 17, 2017
Regular deadline: Feb 22, 2017
Late deadline: Mar 14, 2017

Notification date: Apr 04, 2016

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Fees Fees range from 11.01 to 38.01 USD . See submission categories for details about fees.
Awards Total prize money: 0.00 USD
Other prizes: Best Feature, Best Short, Best Youth, Best North West
General rules I, the undersigned, acknowledge and agree:

1 . I have read, understated and fully comply with all submission eligibility information, Submission Guidelines, Terms and Conditions of Entry and Entry Eligibility requirements.
2 . To the best of my knowledge, all of the statements in this document are true.
3 . This film or video is not subject to any litigation nor is threatened by any litigation.
4 . I am duly authorized to submit this film to the festival.
5 . I hold Crypticon harmless from any damage to the print(s) or tape(s) en route or otherwise during the course of the festival’s possession of the film.
6 . I hold Crypticon, its owners, management, juries, subsidiaries, agents, sponsors, affiliates, and etc. harmless from any and all claims of liability resulting from my entry.
7 . I certify that I have full rights to the use of the music in the entered work.
8 . I give permission for Crypticon to use stills, titles, copy, and/or information from the short for promotional purposes
9 . I give permission for Crypticon to screen the film at the 2016 Seattle Crypticon Film Festival. Any future screenings will only be done with filmmakers permission.

Crypticon is hereby granted the right to utilize an excerpt from any film submitted and accepted for exhibition at the Festival for promotional purposes. The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening, and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations. The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless Crypticon from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered.