Shriekfest Independent Horror Film Festival

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ShriekFest 2017
Call for entries is CLOSED!

Call for Entries has closed, however, email us to see if it's too late. Thanks.

Shriekfest Los Angeles Oct 5-8

Shriekfest Orlando Oct 21

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

View the 2016 Shriekfest Winners here!

Close Calls

Shriekfest Radio
August 3rd: NO SHOW
August 10th: Avishai Weinberger,
2016 screenplay finalist!
August 17th: TBD
August 24th: TBD
August 31st: NO SHOW


2017 Denise Gossett was voted Most Influential Horror Film Festival Director

2016 Denise Gossett voted Most Influential Woman in Genre

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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