The 2022 Dickens Horror Film Festival -- Fear and Film on the Front Range. We bring you our seventh annual contemporary and classic horror film festival for one day and night in October 2022.

Screenings all day and night at the historic and haunted Dickens Opera House. Along with films there will be speakers and workshops through-out the day illustrating the behind the scene process's such as costume and make up design that effectively suspends our disbelief. This festival will scare the Dickens out of you!

Audience Choice Award
Best Short Award
Best Feature Award

Thanks so much for choosing to submit your film to the 6th annual Dickens Horror Film Festival! We look forward to watching your film and giving it an opportunity to screen in our Festival at the historic Dickens Opera House in downtown Longmont.

We highly encourage you to submit ALL submission materials online through FilmFreeway. If online entry is not possible, please submit 1 Blu Ray preferably or 1 DVD if Blu Ray is not possible. (any region, NTSC encouraged). Please do not include any promotional materials in your submission. We will collect high-resolution photographs of official selection films once they have been accepted into the Festival.

Film entries may be of any subject pertaining to the categories defined, from any country, and of any length. Submitted films should either be in English or include English subtitles. If the film is selected for the Festival, it is the responsibility of the filmmaker to provide the Dickens Horror Film Festival 1 Blu Ray preferably or 1 DVD if Blu Ray is not possible.

If you choose to submit your film by mail you are responsible for all shipping charges to DHFF and for any customs clearances and/or associated fees and taxes. Entry materials will not be returned. All film makers will be added to our mailing list.

Jake Fink
PO Box 6056
Longmont, Colorado 80501

Call Jake Fink 646-391-0876

We really appreciate you sending your work to us and giving us the opportunity to program it for our Festival. Obviously, films are the foundation of our festival, and we appreciate the vision, creativity, time, commitment, and money that went into your work. Thank you.

Overall Rating
  • Fantastic festival with various screenings and with a very helpful and professional team.

    November 2021
  • Oya GΓΆkşin Babaoğlu

    So happy and honored for my short film π‘ͺπ’π’–π’π’•π’Šπ’π’ˆ π‘«π’π’˜π’ to be included in this amazing festival! Thank you all!

    November 2021
  • Our experience with the Dickens Horror Film Festival was wonderful! They make a strong effort to promote the filmmakers and reached out to us for an interview. Their communication was constant and clear, and their selection of films are top notch. Great film festival and we will definitely submit in the future. Thanks Dickens Horror Film Festival!

    November 2021
  • JoeBert Entertainment

    Unfortunately we were unable to attend but communication was great and we really enjoyed our interview for the festival.

    October 2021
  • Great festival! We were really happy to be part of it. Highly recommended!

    October 2021