Shriekfest Independent Horror Film Festival

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ShriekFest 2017
Call for entries is OPEN!

Shriekfest Los Angeles Oct 5-8

Shriekfest Orlando Oct 21

(One submission gives your film the opportunity to screen in TWO cities!)

Click here for an entry form.

Click here for a plain text entry form.

  • 1st Deadline: Feb 1st
  • 2nd Deadline: May 1st
  • 3rd Deadline: July 1st
  • Final Deadline: July 10th
Sorry, but we do not grant waivers.

View the 2016 Shriekfest Winners here!

Close Calls

Shriekfest Radio
June 1st: NO SHOW
June 8th: NO SHOW
June 15th: Ian Truitner,
Director of 2016 Official Selection Feature Film "Teleios"
June 22nd: TBD
June 29th: Vin Kridakorn,
2016 Official Selection short film "Eveless"


2013 Movie Maker Magazine voted one of the Coolest Film Festivals in the WORLD and in the Top 5 Coolest Horror/SciFi Film Festivals in the WORLD!

Founder Denise Gossett voted number 5 out of 13 Most Influential Women In Horror History

Declared "LA's Most Successful & Entertaining Horror Film Festival" by LA WEEKLY

2010 Movie Maker Magazine top 25 film festivals worth the entry fee!

2011 Movie Maker Magazine top 13 film festivals to die for!

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