The Little Rock Picture Show started with the aim to bring genre films from around the world to the mid south as the Little Rock Film Festival's sister festival.

The very best genre films from around the world from horror, science fiction and fantasy. The festival showcases short and feature length films as well as filmmaking workshops and panels. Previous Audience Award winners include Jug Face (Chad Crawford Kinkle), Jackrabbit (Carleton Ranney) and the Sacrament (Ti West), Grand Jury Prize winners include Motivational Growth (Don Thacker), PROXY (Zack Parker) and Time Lapse (Bradley King).

Grand Jury Prize
Audience Award
Best Short
Best Made in Arkansas
Music Video

Films must be completed within a year and a half of festival dates. Films must be making their Arkansas premiere.

All submissions must include a private online screener through

DVD submissions may be considered upon request.

Only Arkansas made films are allowed in the Arkansas section. Any other film will be disqualified.

Overall Rating
  • Juan Cernadas

    No communication at all. None before not almost before the festival.

    July 2016
  • Tanesa Kassa

    It was wonderful!!! Met a lot of great filmmakers and networked!!! Watched other films and did Q&A!!! I really enjoyed myself!!!

    June 2016
  • Anthony Mariani

    Very nice well run Festival with Comic Expo attached!

    June 2016