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southern horror

Film festivaL

Halloween | October 31st | 2020

Welcome to the southern horror film festival

A horror, thriller, fantasy, and sci-fi film festival in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Short Films

Southern Horror Film Festival (SHFF) welcomes horror and genre films from around the world. All flavors of horror are accepted, including creatures, suspense, vampires, zombies, psycho killers, dark comedy, animation and other horrific situations that will make our audience jump in terror.

Screenplays

Southern Horror Film Festival is looking to elevate writers with unique and disturbing stories. If you’ve got a script that’s creepy or odd, consider submitting to the SHFF screenplay competition.

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2020 Award Nominations

 

Best Short Horror Film
Ghost in The Machine
Catharsis
The Black Baptism
The Black Banshee
Little Sparrow

Best Micro Short Film

Orange Sky
Safe and Secure
The Helmet
Swipe

Best International Horror Film

Swipe
Grub
Monster in the Woods
Ghost in The Machine
The Egg

Best Georgia Horror Film

Orange Sky
Catharsis

Best Film Editing

The Egg
Orange Sky
Ghost in The Machine
The Black Baptism

Best Horror Comedy

The Ripped Mr. Talently
Make A Wish
The Strong Box
The Thing With The Glowing Green Eyes
In Limbo

Best Director

The Strong Box
Safe and Secure
Make A Wish
Swipe
The Ripped Mr. Talently

Best Cinematography

Grub
Monster in the Woods
The Black Baptism
In Limbo
The Things With The Glowing Green Eyes

Best Feature Length Horror Screenplay

The Millhaven Chronicles
BOTS – Pilot (Black Out the Sky)
Five Fears
There’s Someone in the Woods
KUDZU

Best Short Horror Screenplay

SLEEP
Drained
SCAREY TALES — Revenge of The Pumpkin King
Sight Specific
afterbirth

2020 Official Selections

FILMS

Grub
Swipe
Little Sparrow
Make A Wish
Monster In The Woods
THE EGG
The Black Banshee
In Limbo
The Black Baptism
Catharsis
Ghost In The Machine
The Ripped Mr. Talently
The Strong Box
The Helmet
Safe and Secure
Orange Sky
The Things With The Glowing Green Eyes

SCREENPLAYS

afterbirth.
BOTS – Pilot (Black Out the Sky)
Cellblock Hell
Demonicon
Do Not Disturb Whatever Is In Room 255
DOG EYES
Drained
Feel Their Teeth Upon Your Flesh
Field Trip
Five Fears
High Stakes
IMMORAL IMMORTAL
KUDZU (Southern Horror)
Lab Partners
Maelstrom
Mother Clucker
NITA
Open House
SCAREY TALES — Revenge of The Pumpkin King
Siege
Sight Specific
SLEEP
Soul Passage
Terrify
The Cure
The Evening
The Ghost Box
The Lake House
The Man in the Hat
The Match
The Millhaven Chronicles
The Nightmare Club
The Seven Summer Muses
There’s Someone in the Woods
To Serve The Poor
Trapper
Voracious Bloom
Wicked Season

 

Our Venue

Wild Heaven West End Brewery & Gardens

Free Parking | Beer | Food