The Los Angeles Horror Competition is an online awards competition dedicated to recognizing and promoting filmmakers and actors for high quality work.
This competition is by horror fans for horror fans and accepts genre submissions from over the world.

The submission phase of the The Los Angeles Horror Competition is now open.
Additional creative judging categories can be added to every submission.

Winners will be announced on our website and social media.
Judging takes place by industry professionals.

· Best Feature Film
· Best Short Film
· Best Director
· Best Actor
· Best Actress
· Best Supporting Actor & Actress
· Best Screenplay
· Best Original Score
· Best Cinematography
· Best Special Effects
· Best Animation
· Best Visual FX
· Best Editing
· Best Makeup

Rules and Regulations

1. Film Entrants must submit a secure online screener via FilmFreeway or Vimeo. We do not accept physical screeners.

2. Every submission must have a main category and can add optional judging categories

3. All entries must be in English or - Subtitled, dubbed in English.

4. Once selected, the filmmaker needs to provide promotional material such as posters and trailers to the festival.

5. Exceptions to the festival regulations must be authorized by one of the Festival Directors.

6. Each filmmaker can submit several projects, but each entry must be accompanied by a separate Entry and fee.

7. Submissions will not be returned.

8. All fees are non-refundable.

Overall Rating
  • It was a huge honor to be part of this prestigious horror competition, and I'm thrilled you loved our series The Grimoire Chapters! I hope to submit again!

    June 2018
  • Lekhraj Patel

    I am extremely delighted that my film has been selected as best feature film. I thank the jury about their decision from my bottom of my heart!

    Thank you again!

    June 2018
  • Very happy that i was a part of the festival , communication on point

    December 2017
  • Rasmus Tirzitis

    Great festival! Glad to be part of it!

    November 2017
  • Davide Melini

    Great festival!! Thanks for the awards :D High recommended!!!

    November 2017