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! Make sure to visit our Official site for more gory details as they become available!

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!

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.

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  • A wonderful festival screening some fantastic films! Recommended for horror fans everywhere!

    October 2018
  • Tim Driscoll

    Tremendous communication throughout the process. They treat the filmmakers with such love. It's awesome!

    October 2018
  • Shihyun Wang

    What a wonderful film festival to be a part of. Although it is a bit scary.

    September 2018
  • Michael Bartolomeo

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

    October 2017
  • Ray Kermani

    What a great festival! Love everything about it

    October 2017