Comicpalooza’s Film Festival has become one of the most significant events within the show. Film makers from all over the world are invited to submit their short films and compete for awards including Best of in the following categories: Science Fiction/Action, Horror, Fantasy, Star Wars Film, Fan Film, Animated, and Student.
All films will be judged by a committee of fans and industry professionals, with finalists being exhibited at Comicpalooza 2020. Additionally will be working with finalists to create panel and discussion time for audience interaction with the filmmakers.
Comicpalooza guests are able to watch the films at no additional charge, with special restrictions that may have applied for youths under the age of 18.
2020 Film Festival Submissions Are Now Open
The deadline for submitting is March 1st, 2020. Click below for the official rules and to submit your film today!
Comicpalooza Film Festival 2019 Awards
Best Student Film: Double Presents
Best Science Fiction: Sonny Vicious
Best Horror: The Blood is the Life
Best Fantasy: DISPEL
Best Animated: Next Stop
Best Action/Thriller/Spy: Spring Branch Chronicle
Best Fan Film: AFRO
Best Star Wars Fan Film: Star Wars: The Toys Awaken