Tampa Florida's Original Horror Film Festival! Started in 2002 The Halloween Horror Picture Show has screened 100's of Short and Feature Films giving Independent Filmmakers and opportunity to screen their films to the fans and also to introduce their work, have Q&A's and even sell their merch!

Many genre stars have been Celebrity Guests at previous events and vendors from all over come to sell Horror related items. It's a great place to network and get your film seen by the people who want to see it most!

The overall 'Best of the Fest' Short will receive a very Special and Unique Handcrafted HHPS Award and MORE! Not to mention every Short Horror selected to be screened at this years event will get feedback from our Celebrity Judges!

The event will be held at MegaCon Tampabay on Saturday September 30th and Sunday October 1st! Make sure to visit our Official site for more gory details as they become available!

Awards & Prizes

The overall "Best of the Fest" Short and Feature will receive an Award!

For each of the Winners they will also receive a free annual subscription to the iPitch marketplace from ipitch.tv to get their projects in front of their large pool of Industry Buyers!

Rules & Terms

All entries must be submitted via Private Link for review purposes and then if accepted, will need to submit a DVD or Blu-ray.

1. As author/ director/ producer/ cinematographer of the short film (material), I/ we have submitted to HHPS, I/ we warrant as sole and exclusive owner(s) of all legal right and title thereto have absolute authority to submit the enclosed material to HHPS.

2. I/ we will indemnify and hold harmless HHPS, its sponsors and partners, individually and collectively, from and against all claims, demands, losses, damages, costs, liabilities and expenses including legal expenses arising out of or in connection with any and all claims, or third party claims based on the material submitted to HHPS.

3. HHPS entrants will permit HHPS to use the title of the work submitted and the logline, their name, contact information and/ or likeness & publicity stills in pre & post publicity & promotional efforts.

4. I/ we have read, understand and agree to, and will abide by, all of the rules & regulations posted.

3 Reviews

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    Michael Bartolomeo

    Great fest. Excellent communication from the organizers. Proud to have had our Florida premiere with these guys!!!

    October 2017
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    Ray Kermani

    What a great festival! Love everything about it

    October 2017
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    Matilda Szydagis

    Love their graphics for posters and ads, very professional and showed they were really into the festival. Great communication , good emails, info, and enthusiasm!!!!

    October 2017