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

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July 6th: NO SHOW
July 13th: Jennifer Taylor Lawrence
Producer of 2016 Official Selection "Somniloquy" & Winner of 2016's commercial contest!
July 20th: NO SHOW
July 27th: Nathan Ludwig
014 & 2015 screenplay semi finalist and 2016 screenplay finalist!


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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