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South Carolina's First & Only Horror Film Festival!


RETURNING for 3 days in 2015! Stay tuned! Thank you Charleston for a great 2014 festival!

Daily tickets and VIP passes are now on sale for the first annual 
Crimson Screen Horror Film Fest taking place in Charleston, SC on April 19-20, 2014! 

The festival will take place at Sterett Hall Auditorium, 1530 7th Street and Hobson Avenue, North Charleston, SC 29405, on the site of the old Navy Base in N. Charleston, from 9:00am- 8:00pm on April 19th and from 9:00am-6:00pm on April 20th.  Meet the filmmakers, actors, and other artists and vendors at the exciting two day event.  See 39 of the best independent horror films from all over the globe, including a special spotlight for South Carolina produced films and filmmakers.   

The Crimson Screen Horror Film Fest will also be hosting a large selection of artists and musicians so please check out all they have offer while you are at the film festival! Please consider staying at our Official Hotel, ALOFT Hotel as well!

We will screen all types of horror feature and short films including slashers, thrillers, zombie, vampire, music video, documentary, experimental, student films and more from all over the world!  Check out our list of Official Selections!

All films featured in the festival will be competing for a "CRIMMY" award in many categories including "Best Feature", "Best Short", "Best Director", "Best Actor" and more!

Come dressed in costume!  We want to see zombies, monsters, or whatever you can think of!


Screening times are now posted. You can check out the Official Selections as well!

Nominations and Awards will be given in the following categories:

BEST DIRECTOR (Short and Feature)
BEST ACTOR/ACTRESS (Short and Feature)
BEST POSTER (Short and Feature)
BEST SPECIAL EFFECTS (Short and Feature)
BEST SCREENPLAY (Short and Feature)

HOMETOWN HORROR AWARD (For SC produced films/Filmmakers)
JURY AWARD (Best Overall)

2014 SUBMISSIONS are now closed.  Check back for 2015 submission dates.

coming soon!