CURRENTLY, THE GHOULISH OKTOBERFEST IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE (DUE TO COVID-19)
The Ghoulish Oktoberfest is a fall themed film festival geared to bringing local Carolina filmmakers together in order to encourage and promote the growth of film in the Carolina's.
10 selected filmmakers will be given a genre for their film: comedy, drama, horror, sci-fi, fantasy, etc. and filmmakers MUST set their film during the fall season.
Completed films can be no longer than five minutes, including the end credits.
Filmmakers MUST be a resident of North or South Carolina and must provide previous links to their work upon registration.
There is no entry fee for participating filmmakers.
AUDIENCE CHOICE WINNER WILL HAVE THEIR FILM SCREENED WITH A FEATURE THAT IS DISTRIBUTED COMMERCIALLY IN SELECT THEATERS FROM PMG STUDIOS!
Registration is opened from mid-September through September 30th.
Kick off event (Where 10 selected filmmakers will receive their genres) will take place the first Monday in October.
Films must be submitted to CFN by the prior Monday before the Festival no later than 5:00pm
The Ghoulish Oktoberfest Screening will be held on the Saturday one week later at CFN during the normally scheduled meeting time.
Best Actress: Sara Rowland
Best Actor: Ferlin Luker
Best Cinematography: Jarod Phillips
Best Director: Mike Conway
Best Overall: Captain (Silas Rowland)
Best Score: Silas Rowland
Audience Choice Award: Jack Russell PA (Mike Conway)
Honorable Mention: Mike Waldrep