Shriekfest Independent Horror Film Festival

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ShriekFest 2017
Call for entries is OPEN!

Shriekfest Los Angeles Oct 7-8

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!

SyFy Wire and
honor 2016's Most Influential Women in Genre!

2016's Most Influential Women in Genre!


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April 6th: NO SHOW
April 13th: Gregory Veeser
Screenplay Finalist 2016 with "The Witching Hour"
April 20th: Director Clayton Cogswell & Producer Noel Carroll
of 2016 Official Selection "I Had a Bloody Good Time at House Harker"
April 27th: Kieran Shea & David Osorio
directors of 2016 Official Selection "Borderline"


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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