BIPOC Director Waiver Application


We firmly believe that representation matters. If you are a BIPOC Director and have a horror film to submit, please complete our waiver application to submit your horror film to us for free. Upon approval, we will send you a waiver code to use when submitting your film to us through FilmFreeway.

    BIPOC Filmmaker Waiver Application

    The director of this film is: (required)


    Is the film a horror film? (required)
    It takes a lot of time for multiple judges to review your film for possible selection, so please do not submit films that are not legitimately of the horror genre (see our genre guidelines).

    Short detailed synopsis (required)
    Please provide a concise detailed summary of the film, including spoilers. This is not for public use or publication purposes, and only the directors of the festival will see this.

    Please select the sub-genre that best fits your film (required)



    If selected, to the best of my knowledge, my film will be a Portland, OR premiere (required)




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