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TORONTO AFTER DARK 2015 CALL FOR ENTRIES NOW OPEN

Toronto After Dark Film Festival is one of the world’s leading showcases of new genre cinema and now, the call for entries for their 10th Annual fest is now open. Founder Adam Lopez and his team pride themselves on discovering and promoting all forms of international and independent thrilling genre cinema including horror, sci-fi, fantasy, animation, crime, action, suspense, thriller, documentary, music videos and cult/bizarre films, both in short form and feature-length.
This year Toronto After Dark runs for nine nights, October 15-23, 2015 and will screen almost 50 films, including both shorts and features. Last year, Toronto After Dark was attended by over 11,000 film fans and over 200 members of the film press and industry.
Toronto After Dark Film Festival seeks independent feature-length and short films from around the world in any of the following main genre groups:
• Horror, Supernatural
• Sci-Fi, Fantasy
• Animation
• Crime, Action, Thriller, Suspense
• Cult, Bizarre, Genre-defying, Experimental
• Documentaries, with a genre-related or cult/bizarre subject matter
• Music Videos, with a genre-related or cult/bizarre aesthetic
SHORT FILM ELIGIBILITY:
• Completed after January 1st, 2013
• Completed Films, Works-in-Progress and Rough Cuts all acceptable for submission
• Run time of between 1 and 29 minutes
• Not previously submitted to the festival
• Films in a language other than English must be subtitled in English
FEATURE FILM ELIGIBILITY:
• Completed after January 1st, 2013
• Completed Films, Works-in-Progress and Rough Cuts all acceptable for submission
• Run time of 60 minutes or longer
• Screening at our festival would be its Toronto Premiere (only applies to feature films)
• Must not have played in Canada on TV/cable/satellite, nor be available on DVD/Blu-Ray in Canada, nor available publicly online (only applies to feature films)
• Not previously submitted to the festival
• Films in a language other than English must be subtitled in English
For more submission and festival info visit www.TorontoAfterDark.com

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Chris Alexander

Author, film critic, teacher, musician and filmmaker (not to mention failed boxer) Chris Alexander is the editor-in-chief of FANGORIA Magazine. He got his first professional break as the “Schizoid Cinephile” in the pages of Canadian horror film magazine RUE MORGUE before making the move to FANGO in 2007. His words have appeared in The Toronto Star, Metro News, Wired, Montage, The Dark Side, Tenebre and many other notable publications and he appears regularly on international television and radio.

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