We’re on hiatus right now

but stick around to watch hundreds of circumpolar short films presented from 2012-2020 at the Dead North Film Festival (DNFF).

Truly northern experience

DNFF was an annual filmmaking genre festival in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, featuring a lineup of horror, fantasy, and science fiction short films from around the globe.

Themed Short film competition

Each independent short film in competition was entirely created and produced for DNFF within 3 months each year, during the most brutal winter months, then screened in Yellowknife at the annual Dead North Film Festival.

Northern Region Eligibility Locked

Everything presented by DNFF was made in the “Arctic 8” regions of Canada, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Finland, Russia, and the United States).

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