Festival dedicated to Horror films, videos, and screenplays. Location: Beautiful city of Los Angeles. We screen shorts and feature films. The Festival was established by Mark Mos, who also runs the Sunset Film Festival, Los Angeles. 10+ years experience, hundred films screened. You are in good hands....hold on...that's some Insurance company's motto...anyway... could be ours too.

Golden Trophy for Best of The Best and gifts from festival sponsors.

We do not accept "work in progress" versions. No politics, religion agenda content. Make sure your work is finished. No porn content, please. No premiere status is required. Film or Script cannot be older than 10 years. OH SCARES is hereby granted the right to utilize an excerpt from any film submitted and accepted for exhibition at the Festival for promotional purposes. The individual or corporation submitting the film hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening (including but not limited to multiple screenings in multiple U.S. and International locations), and understands and accepts these requirements and regulations. The undersigned shall indemnify and hold harmless OH SCARES from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits, publicity, screening, and loss of or damage to the screening videos entered.
Do not send any discs or files to us. Online materials are good enough for now. No porn content. We select and screen around 20-30 films a year. If you are selected we'll ask you for a copy of the film and permission to use 30-60 seconds of it for the festival trailer.