DUE TO THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC AND RESTRICTIONS, WE ARE UNABLE TO HOLD THE FESTIVAL IN 2020. OUR 2020 FESTIVAL IS MOVING TO JUNE OF 2021, WHERE WE WILL HAVE AN EXPANDED JOINT EDITION OF OUR 9TH AND 10TH ANNUAL EVENTS. WE HOPE TO SEE YOU THERE! PLEASE CHECK BACK FOR UPDATES AS WE CAN MAKE THEM.
2021 Submissions are now open.
The International Horror Hotel Film Festival and Convention is held every June in Northeast Ohio. We have yearly competitions for films, scripts and music videos in the following genres: fantasy, horror, horror-comedy, slasher, sci-fi and suspense-thriller, and experimental (film only), as well as a yearly horror film scoring competition. At the event, we also have live scream queen, FX makeup, and stunt competitions. The event features four days of film screenings, two days of panel discussions and lectures, a convention, special guests, networking parties, live competitions and more.