October 13th - 14th, 2018

Submitters agree to the terms & conditions of the Shiver International Film Festival.

The overall Best Feature Screenplay and Best Short Script will receive our Maple Leaf Laurels, naming it the Shiver Screenplay of the Year and the Shiver Short Script of the Year! 

As well, the Writers of the winning scripts are invited to attend as VIP guests of the Shiver International Film Festival to watch the officially selected Feature Films and Short Films.

Semi-Finalists will be notified on October 1st.  Finalists and Winners will be announced on October 5th.


Visit the free and easy submission portal at FilmFreeway: https://filmfreeway.com/festival/ShiverFilmFest

Please submit a PDF of your screenplay.​​

Looking forward to reading your scripts!  Hope they make us Shiver!

The Shiver International Film Festival Screenplay Contest is OPEN for submissions!

We are accepting Feature Screenplay and Short Script entries to find the best of the Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller & Fantasy genres!