MONSTERS OF FILM, now in its ninth year, is Stockholm’s first and biggest film festival for horror, sci-fi, fantasy, surrealism, dark art house, and fantastic. The doors to this year’s festival will be open from September 14-20, 2020.

Monsters of Film are accepting films from creators all over the world: short films, full features, or anything! Submissions are open from March 23rd-July 7th via FilmFreeway.

The International Short Film section will return for 2020; all submissions will be screened before the selection of contenders is made. If selected to contend at the Monsters of Film Short Film section, you will be notified. A winner will be chosen by the International Jury, and will be announced during the closing ceremony on Sunday, September 20th.


  • RIGHT NOW: You can now submit your film on FilmFreeway.
  • July 7: Last day to submit your film.
  • September 14-20: Monsters of Film 2020 film festival is in full swing.

More information concerning the submission and the complete terms and conditions can be found HERE.