Rain, shine, or mass global pandemics, Shockfest will still be invading 3 major cities, New York, Las Vegas and Hollywood.
FILMMAKERS OF 2019!
12th Year Anniversary
CALL FOR FILMS FOR 2020!
CLICK THE BUTTON BELOW TO TAKE PART IN THE SHOCKFEST QUARANTINE COMPETITION TODAY
THE QUARANTINE COMPETITION
Use your ingenuity to film a short horror movie during the quarantine. earn the chance to win $666! Finalists will screen their work at Shockfest Film Festival NOVEMBER 13th!
March 13th - June 21st
3rd Place Winner - $6.66
2nd Place Winner - $66.06
Grand Prize Winner - $666
INSTRUCTIONS TO COMPETE
1) Make a project profile on FilmFreeway with the following title:
SHOCKFEST QUARANTINE + (your name or production company)
2) Submit your project profile to the QUARANTINE COMPETITION category on the SHOCKFEST
3) Await further instructions, which will be emailed to all contenders on April 18th!
SHOCKFEST PORTAL EVENT SCHEDULE
Throughout the year, Shockfest creates LIVE interactive events, showcasing the work of official submitters, highlighting facets of the filmmaking process and offering exclusive laurel leaves for your work presented at each event.
Each event is held in a unique travel destination and broadcast online! Tickets are available via Eventbrite.
July 27th - NEW YORK CITY
August 27th - SALEM, MASSACHUSETTES
September 27th - LAS VEGAS
Friday, November 13th
Shockfest Vegas at Hotel Paranormal opened its doors for 2 nights and 3 days
November 22nd - 24th 2019 before disappearing into the mystical aether forever. But fear not, as the dark forces behind this incredible manifestation are busy at work to conjure up the next great venue to present Shockfest 2020 to the unsuspecting public.
For those who missed the festivities, enjoy the highlights of the weekend and pray you do not fail to miss the next Shockfest...
AWARD WINNERS FOR 2019
SHOCKER AWARD - Clive Barker
BEST FEATURE - Rabid
BEST DIRECTOR - Pearry Teo - The Assent
BEST WRITER - Elliot Diviney & Brandon Slagle - The Dawn
BEST SHORT - Cemetery Tales: A Tale of Two Sisters
EXCELLENCE IN MEDIA IN THE FIELD OF THE PARANORMAL - Haunted Road Media
BEST ACTRESS - Devanny Pinn - The Dawn
BEST ACTOR - Danny Tesla - Art of the Dead
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHER - Michael Su - Automation
BEST MUSIC - Jonathan Hartman - Cemetery Tales: A Tale of Two Sisters
SCREENPLAY COMPETITION - Art of the Dead
BEST POSTER - The Assent
FILM FIGHT - BTA Productions - Mr. Donald
AUDIENCE AWARD - The Dawn
Shockfest Film Festival
Shockfest is the 12 year running horror festival, specializing in showcasing the most intriguing, controversial, and groundbreaking content. We pride ourselves in supporting the independent film maker with a unique screening experience, offering not only a home for your movie's screening or world premiere, but also direction for you to take your work once the festival is over.
We celebrate originality, creativity and passion for the filmmaking process and offer a variety of awards for the select films that represent the very best in their class. Shockfest is proud to provide you with an event like no other to share your work with industry professionals, fans and distributors alike as well as offer the most immersive and interactive horror based film festival experience out there today.