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Welcome to the Taupō Halloween Film Festival 'School Entry' section. 

We are absolutely stoked to have you as part of the festival. We wholeheartedly believe that everyone has important stories to tell and can't wait to see and show off the films you have made. 

Watch the trailer, follow the links below and download the relevant forms. You will need to fill these in in order for your film to be played at the festival.

Some more info...

Films entered must be somehow related to the horror-comedy genre and in keeping with the theme of Halloween.

Submission Rules:

-Films must endeavour to fit inside the PG rating. No Nudity, Drug Use or Crass Language.
-Film length is to be between 5 minutes and 9 minutes, credits included.
-All the rights to content of the films (music, sound effects, visuals) must be owned by the film- makers submitting films. Failure to do so may end in a disqualification of film from competition.
-If your submission is a non-english submission please include hard subtitles with your submission.

Films can be submitted in any of the following formats - .mov, .mp4, .avi, and delivered via dropbox or WeTransfer to

Deadline for submissions is the 12th of October 2018





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