HorrorConUK is one of the UK’s most popular horror conventions, running annually since July 2015 at Magna Science Adventure Centre in Rotherham/Sheffield. In 2020, HorrorConUK will be in its 6th year and as usual will be host to special guests, short film screenings, horror vendors, cosplay, exhibits, Q & A's and talks on all things horrific!
Previous guests have included such genre icons as Dario Argento, Corey Feldman, Sean Pertwee, Tom Savini, Doug Bradley, Lamberto Bava, Claudio Simonetti, Bill Moseley, Sid Haig, Heather Langenkamp, David Warner, Barbara Crampton, Jeffrey Combs, Gunnar Hansen and Kane Hodder.
It is our desire to present the very best short films from around the world by giving talented filmmakers a platform to showcase their creations. For the third year running, HorrorConUK is putting out a call for your film submissions. We are looking for short horror films with a running time of 20 minutes or less, to run alongside our tremendous line up of events!
There will be prizes for the best short film including our unique trophy designed by a local artist.
Our very own unique HorrorConUK trophy!
1). All entries must be submitted via Private Link for review purposes and then if accepted, will need to submit a digital link for download.
2). All films must be filmmakers original work and owned outright
3). All films must be 20 mins or under
4). Non-English speaking films must be provided with English subtitles
5). All films submitted must be a Horror/ Sci-fi / Fantasy based