Contest Watchers Search Form
Basic Search Controls
Matching Search Filters
Category Search Filters
By Status
By Discipline
By Other Filters
Additional Controls
Currently browsing through the Contest Watchers archives

Shriekfest Horror/SciFi Film Festival 2020

Now in its 20th year, the Shriekfest Horror/SciFi Film Festival is calling for entries for 2020 by filmmakers from all around the world.

Shriekfest is the Los Angeles’ Premier horror film event, presenting an exciting program of films each fall with beautiful Los Angeles as its backdrop.

Both established and emerging filmmakers gain media exposure, connect with the region’s diverse audiences, and participate in an acclaimed event attended by industry professionals as well as horror and scifi fans. Prizes are awarded to the winning filmmaker in each of the five (5) competition categories.

The organizers are looking for original films and screenplays and accept films/screenplays in the following six categories:

  • Narrative feature,
  • Narrative short,
  • Narrative super short,
  • Music video,
  • Feature screenplay, and
  • Short screenplay.

Eligible genres include: horror, comedy horror, thriller, sci-fi, and fantasy.

Shriekfest takes place at the legendary Raleigh Studios, which is the largest independent studio operator in USA.

Shriekfest Horror/SciFi Film Festival 2020 – Entry Fees

Entries start at $20 (US) and vary depending on the date of submission and the entry type.