Awarded as “one of the 25 coolest film festivals in the world,” in “top 5 coolest Horror/SciFi film festivals in the world,”  in the “top 13 film festivals to die for,” and one of the “top 25 film festivals worth the entry fee” by MovieMaker Magazine: Shriekfest Film Festival!

Shriekfest is currently  in its 18th year in Los Angeles and 2nd year in Orlando, and programs short and feature films that challenge convention and tell stories that inspire, scare, and shock!

Show Off Your Shriekfest Commercial

Got an imaginative spirit and hankering for horror films? Shriekfest is looking for fans to create a commercial that will be used in their website and on their Facebook and Twitter pages to help get people excited. And the best part? The winning commercial will be screened at the festival!

The only requirements are for the commercial to be under one minute, be horror/sci-fi/fantasy related, and mention that Shriekfest is in its 18th year. Submit your commercial to by September 1 to be considered. Get creepy and get creative! For more information on how to submit, go to

Festival founder/director Denise Gossett states: “I am super excited to see the talent that comes our way this year!”