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.

Awards & Prizes

Awards
· 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 & Terms

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.

12 Reviews

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    Jaimie Marchuk

    I am honored to have been awarded he silver award for best Actress at the Los Angeles Horror Competition. The festival was very professional and communication was excellent throughout!

    August 2017
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    Carvin Knowles

    Thanks for having me at your festival. And thanks for the great communications! It's nice to find a place just for horror fans and filmmakers.

    August 2017
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    Brooke Lewis

    Our "Psycho Therapy" team was honored to be a part of this fun & "horrific" competition!

    May 2017
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    Danielle Kronenberg

    Great festival with great communication. Thanks so much for everything. Highly recommend the Los Angeles Horror Competition.

    May 2017
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    Tari Robinson

    We've entered numerous festivals but this was by far one of the best.

    January 2017