Genre Film Festivals in the USA, Sorted by State, Then Date

The table below is a scrollable directory of genre film festivals in the United States of America, organized by state, then date (the date that the event begins).

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Event NameAlternate NameType of EventCityState (full name)State (postal abbreviation)Regular Submission DeadlineEvent Beginning DateEvent Ending Date
Anchorage International Film FestivalAIFFFilm FestivalAnchorageAlaskaAK08/11/1811/30/1812/09/18
Alaska International Film Awards Awards CompetitionAlaskaAK11/15/1807/15/1907/15/19
Arizona Underground Film Festival – PhoenixAZUFFFilm FestivalChandlerArizonaAZ01/15/1802/22/1802/24/18
Arizona Underground Film Festival – TucsonAZUFFFilm FestivalTucsonArizonaAZ06/15/1809/14/1809/22/18
Chandler International Film FestivalCIFFFilm FestivalChandlerArizonaAZ04/10/1801/18/1901/21/19
Apex Short Film + Music Video Festival Film FestivalTucsonArizonaAZ09/01/1802/17/1902/17/19
Copa Shorts Film FestCSFFFilm FestivalMaricopaArizonaAZ08/31/1802/23/1902/24/19
International Horror & Sci-Fi Film FestivalIHSFFFilm FestivalPhoenixArizonaAZ10/26/1804/04/1904/14/19
Arizona International Film Festival Film FestivalTucsonArizonaAZ01/29/1904/10/1904/21/19
Jerome Indie Film & Music Festival Film FestivalJeromeArizonaAZ12/01/1809/26/1909/29/19
Apocalypse Later International Fantastic Film FestivalALIFFFFilm FestivalPhoenixArizonaAZ07/15/1910/12/1910/13/19
American Horror Film Festival Film FestivalTempeArizonaAZ05/11/1910/19/1910/19/19
Hot Springs International Horror Film FestivalHSHFFFilm FestivalHot SpringsArkansasAR03/31/1909/26/1909/29/19
ITSA Film FestivalITSAFFFilm FestivalSonoraCaliforniaCAclosed11/10/1711/12/17
LA WebFestLos Angeles Web Series FestivalFilm FestivalHollywoodCaliforniaCA07/10/1804/27/1804/29/18
Hollywood Dead Film Festival Film FestivalBurbankCaliforniaCA12/31/1707/21/1807/22/18
LA Shorts International Film FestivalLA Shorts FestFilm FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCA04/27/1807/25/1808/02/18
International Academy of Web Television AwardsIAWTV AwardsAwards CompetitionLos AngelesCaliforniaCA05/31/1808/24/1808/24/18
Long Beach Indie International Film, Media, and Music Festival Film FestivalLong BeachCaliforniaCA03/01/1808/29/1809/02/18
Cinema at the Edge Film FestivalCATEFilm FestivalSanta MonicaCaliforniaCA05/27/1809/27/1809/30/18
Kraken Con Animation Fest Film FestivalOaklandCaliforniaCA08/01/1809/28/1809/30/18
Glendale International Film FestivalGIFFFilm FestivalGlendaleCaliforniaCA05/15/1810/05/1810/13/18
LA Femme International Film Festival Film FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCA06/01/1810/11/1810/14/18
Downtown Los Angeles Film FestivalDTLA Film FestivalFilm FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCA06/01/1810/17/1810/21/18
Marina del Rey Film Festival Film FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCA09/07/1810/17/1810/22/18
Accolade Global Film Competition Awards CompetitionLa JollaCaliforniaCA10/03/1811/27/1811/27/18
Another Hole in the Head Film Festival Film FestivalSan FranciscoCaliforniaCA08/31/1811/28/1812/10/18
Maverick Movie Awards Awards CompetitionLos AngelesCaliforniaCA09/15/1812/01/1812/01/18
Culver City Film Festival Film FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCA10/26/1812/05/1812/11/18
Best Shorts CompetitionBest Shorts AwardsAwards CompetitionLa JollaCaliforniaCA11/19/1812/13/1812/13/18
Nihilist Film Festival Film FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCA09/15/1812/16/1812/16/18
California Film Awards Awards CompetitionSan DiegoCaliforniaCA07/05/1801/05/1901/05/19
International Independent Film AwardsIIFAAwards CompetitionEncinoCaliforniaCA11/08/1801/05/1901/06/19
Los Angeles Horror Competition Awards CompetitionLos AngelesCaliforniaCA09/20/1801/12/1901/12/19
Naked Edge Science Fiction Film Festival Film FestivalSan FranciscoCaliforniaCA11/01/1801/19/1901/19/19
An Anti-Hero Production Genre Fest Film FestivalBurbankCaliforniaCA08/31/1801/24/1901/27/19
Asians on Film Festival of Shorts Film FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCA06/30/1801/25/1901/26/19
Hollywood Reel Independent Film FestivalHRIFFFilm FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCA08/04/1802/01/1902/20/19
IndieFEST Film Awards Awards CompetitionLa JollaCaliforniaCA12/28/1802/05/1902/05/19
Irvine International Film FestivalIIFFFilm FestivalCosta MesaCaliforniaCA08/30/1802/07/1902/13/19
Idyllwild International Festival Of CinemaIIFCFilm FestivalIdyllwildCaliforniaCA09/01/1803/05/1903/10/19
Los Angeles Short Film FestivalLASFFFilm FestivalSanta MonicaCaliforniaCA07/20/1803/09/1903/09/19
Hollywood Screenings Film Festival Awards CompetitionLos AngelesCaliforniaCA04/10/1803/10/1903/10/19
FirstGlance Film Festival Los Angeles Film FestivalNorth HollywoodCaliforniaCA11/19/1803/14/1903/17/19
North Hollywood CineFestNoHo CineFestFilm FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCA10/02/1803/20/1903/28/19
HollyWeb Festival Film FestivalUniversal CityCaliforniaCA11/16/1803/28/1903/31/19
Indie Series AwardsISAAwards CompetitionBurbankCaliforniaCA11/30/1804/03/1904/03/19
Beverly Hills Film FestivalBHFFFilm FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCA11/01/1804/03/1904/07/19
MoviePark Action Adventure Horror Thriller Film Festival Online Film FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCA10/16/1804/05/1904/06/19
Hollywood Comedy Shorts Film FestivalHCSFFFilm FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCA01/11/1904/19/1904/22/89
Artemis Women in Action Film Festival Film FestivalSanta MonicaCaliforniaCA10/31/1804/25/1904/28/19
Newport Beach Film FestivalNBFFFilm FestivalNewport Beach and Costa MesaCaliforniaCA12/21/1804/25/1905/02/19
American Movie Awards Awards CompetitionLos AngelesCaliforniaCA11/30/1805/09/1905/09/19
Independent Filmmakers ShowcaseIFS Film FestivalFilm FestivalBeverly Hills, Los Angeles, and Santa MonicaCaliforniaCA09/14/1805/22/1906/02/19
Cine Gear Expo Film Series Screening Film FestivalHollywoodCaliforniaCATBD05/30/1906/02/19
L.A. Neo Noir Novel, Film, & Script FestivalLANNEFFFilm FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCA01/31/1905/31/1905/31/19
Hollywood HorrorfestHHFFilm FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCA03/30/1906/07/1906/09/19
Film Invasion Los AngelesFilm Invasion L.A.Film FestivalSherman OaksCaliforniaCA01/15/1906/07/1906/16/19
Dances With Films Film FestivalHollywoodCaliforniaCA02/13/1906/13/1906/23/19
Etheria Film Night Film FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCA12/15/1806/15/1906/15/19
Love Horror Short Film Festival Film FestivalSacramentoCaliforniaCA09/01/1807/13/1907/13/19
Comic-Con International Independent Film FestivalCCI-IFFFilm FestivalSan DiegoCaliforniaCA02/01/1907/18/1907/21/19
HollyShorts Film Festival Film FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCA04/05/1908/08/1908/17/19
Horrible Imaginings Film Festival Film FestivalSanta AnaCaliforniaCA05/01/1908/30/1909/01/19
Burbank International Film FestivalBIFFFilm FestivalBurbankCaliforniaCA02/28/1909/04/1909/08/19
KaPow Intergalactic Film FestivalKaPow IFFFilm FestivalNorth HollywoodCaliforniaCA05/15/1909/13/1909/19/19
Catalina Film Festival Film FestivalLong Beach and Catalina IslandCaliforniaCA01/10/1909/25/1909/29/19
Indie Fest USA International Film Festival Film FestivalGarden GroveCaliforniaCA06/14/1909/27/1909/29/19
Death's Parade Film Festival Film FestivalSan JoseCaliforniaCA01/01/1910/04/1910/05/19
FANtastic Horror Film FestivalFHFF Film FestivalSan DiegoCaliforniaCA06/30/1911/01/1911/03/19
HorrorHaus Film Festival Film FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCA05/15/1911/01/1911/03/19
Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film FestivalHIMPFFAwards CompetitionLos AngelesCaliforniaCAmonthlymonthlymonthly
Los Angeles CineFest Awards CompetitionLos AngelesCaliforniaCArollingmonthlymonthly
Los Angeles Feedback Film & Screenplay FestivalWildsound Feedback Film FestivalFilm FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCAmonthlymonthlymonthly
Los Angeles Film AwardsLAFAAwards CompetitionLos AngelesCaliforniaCAmonthlymonthlymonthly
Los Angeles Independent Film Festival AwardsLAIFFAAwards CompetitionLos AngelesCaliforniaCAmonthlymonthlymonthly
NewFilmmakers Los AngelesNFMLAFilm FestivalLos AngelesCaliforniaCArollingmonthlymonthly
Brainwash Drive-In Bike-In Walk-In Movie Festival Film FestivalOaklandCaliforniaCA05/01/19TBDTBD
Intendence Film FestivalIFFFilm FestivalDenverColoradoCO03/16/1806/08/1806/09/18
Durango Independent Film Festival Film FestivalDurangoColoradoCO09/01/1802/27/1903/03/19
Aspen ShortsfestASFFilm FestivalAspenColoradoCO10/29/1804/02/1904/07/19
Colorado International SciFi & Fantasy Film FestivalCISFFFFilm FestivalDenverColoradoCO03/21/1910/03/1910/05/19
Dickens Horror Film Festival Film FestivalLongmontColoradoCO08/01/1910/19/1910/19/19
Depth of Field International Film FestivalDOFIFFAwards CompetitionNassauDelawareDE06/18/1812/07/1812/07/18
DC Independent Film FestivalDCIFFFilm FestivalWashingtonDistrict of ColumbiaDC11/30/1803/01/1903/10/19
DC Shorts Film Festival and Screenplay Competition Film FestivalWashingtonDistrict of ColumbiaDC02/28/1909/19/1909/28/19
Flagler Film Festival Film FestivalPalm CoastFloridaFL07/01/1701/12/1801/14/18
Negative FestFlorida International Horror & Genre Film FestivalFilm FestivalLake WorthFloridaFLclosed06/15/1806/16/18
Cosmic Film Festival Film FestivalOrlandoFloridaFL01/31/1806/15/1806/17/18
Central Florida Film FestivalCENFLOFilm FestivalMount DoraFloridaFL08/17/1809/07/1809/09/18
Jacksonville Film Festival Film FestivalJacksonvilleFloridaFLclosed09/14/1809/15/18
Halloween Horror Picture Show Film FestivalTampaFloridaFL04/30/1809/21/1809/23/18
Creature Feature Competition (at Necronomicon) Film FestivalTampaFloridaFL09/30/1810/19/1810/19/18
Melbourne Independent Filmmakers FestivalMIFFFilm FestivalMelbourneFloridaFL06/04/1810/19/1810/20/18
Cutting Edge Film Festival CEIFFAwards CompetitionPompano BeachFloridaFL07/21/1810/25/1811/03/18
Kite Film Fest Film FestivalDestinFloridaFL09/01/1811/10/1811/10/18
Love Your Shorts Film Festival Film FestivalSanfordFloridaFL09/16/1802/07/1902/10/19
15 Minutes of Fame Film Festival Film FestivalCocoa BeachFloridaFL10/31/1802/23/1902/24/19
Miami International Science Fiction Film FestivalMiSciFiFilm FestivalMiamiFloridaFL10/31/1803/22/1903/24/19
Florida Film FestivalFFFFilm FestivalWinter Park and MaitlandFloridaFL10/19/1804/12/1904/21/19
Miami Web FestMiami Web Series FestivalFilm FestivalMiami BeachFloridaFL08/01/1804/25/1904/28/19
End of Days Film FestivalEOD film festFilm FestivalOrlandoFloridaFL04/01/1905/18/1905/18/19
FantaSci Short Film Festival Film FestivalLongwoodFloridaFL12/31/1805/18/1905/18/19
Imaginarium Comic Con Film Festival (at Tampa Bay Comic Con)Tampa Bay Comic Con Film FestivalFilm FestivalTampaFloridaFL02/01/1908/02/1908/04/19
Indie Suspense Horror Sci-Fi Film Festival Film FestivalApopkaFloridaFL05/31/1910/05/1910/05/19
Freak Show Horror Film Festival Film FestivalOrlandoFloridaFL03/11/1910/18/1910/20/19
Miami Short Film FestivalMIAMIsFFFilm FestivalMiamiFloridaFL04/15/1911/06/1911/10/19
Atlanta Independent Film FestivalAIFFFilm FestivalAtlantaGeorgiaGA10/15/1704/13/1804/22/18
Dragon Con Independent Film Festival Film FestivalAtlantaGeorgiaGA04/20/1808/30/1809/03/18
Atlanta Sci-Fi Film FestivalASCIFFFFilm FestivalAtlantaGeorgiaGArolling10/05/1810/07/18
HorrorQuest Film Festival Film FestivalAtlantaGeorgiaGA05/25/1810/19/1810/21/18
Buried Alive Film Fest Film FestivalAtlantaGeorgiaGA05/31/1811/14/1811/18/18
Days of the Dead – Atlanta Film FestivalAtlantaGeorgiaGArolling01/25/1901/27/19
Atlanta Film FestivalATLFFFilm FestivalAtlantaGeorgiaGA09/27/1804/04/1904/14/19
Milledgeville + Eatonton Film FestivalME Film FestivalFilm FestivalMilledgeville and EatontonGeorgiaGA10/31/1804/23/1904/28/19
Atlanta Shortsfest Film FestivalAtlantaGeorgiaGA12/31/1807/12/1907/13/19
Imaginarium Comic Con Film Festival (at Atlanta Comic Con)Atlanta Comic Con Film FestivalFilm FestivalAtlantaGeorgiaGA02/01/1907/12/1907/14/19
Atlanta Underground Film FestivalAUFFFilm FestivalAtlantaGeorgiaGA02/28/1908/15/1908/17/19
Black Cat Picture Show Film FestivalAugustaGeorgiaGA04/26/1908/16/1908/18/19
Atlanta Horror Film Festival Film FestivalAtlantaGeorgiaGA04/30/1909/12/1909/15/19
Idaho Horror Film FestivalIHFFFilm FestivalBoiseIdahoID05/30/1810/11/1810/14/18
Chicago International Movies & Music FestivalCIMMfestFilm FestivalChicagoIllinoisIL11/18/1611/09/1711/12/17
Cinepocalypse Film FestivalChicagoIllinoisIL04/06/1806/21/1806/28/18
Chicago International Film Festival—After Dark ProgramChicago Film FestFilm FestivalChicagoIllinoisIL06/16/1810/10/1810/21/18
Chicago International REEL Shorts Film FestivalCIRSFFilm FestivalChicagoIllinoisIL05/31/1811/09/1811/11/18
Chicago International Genre Film FestivalCIGFilm FestivalChicagoIllinoisIL06/18/1811/16/1811/18/18
Days of the Dead – Chicago Film FestivalSchaumburgIllinoisILrolling11/16/1811/18/18
Juggernaut Sci-Fi & Fantasy Film Festival Film FestivalChicagoIllinoisIL11/04/1806/02/1906/03/19
G-FEST Video Contest Film FestivalChicagoIllinoisIL06/25/1907/12/1907/14/19
Indie Horror Film Festival Film FestivalDeKalbIllinoisIL02/28/1908/03/1908/03/19
Chicago Horror Film FestivalCHFFFilm FestivalChicagoIllinoisIL02/28/1909/27/1909/29/19
Amarcord Chicago Arthouse Television & Video Fest AwardsAATVFAwards CompetitionChicagoIllinoisIL04/23/1911/19/1911/19/19
Days of the Dead – Indianapolis Film FestivalIndianapolisIndianaINrolling07/05/1907/07/19
Gen Con Film Festival Film FestivalIndianapolisIndianaIN02/20/1908/01/1908/04/19
Imaginarium Comic Con Film Festival (at Indiana Comic Con)Indiana Comic Con Film FestivalFilm FestivalIndianapolisIndianaIN02/01/1908/30/1909/01/19
Midwest Horror Fest Film FestivalLogansportIndianaIN04/01/1910/04/1910/06/19
Cedar Rapids Independent Film FestivalCRIFFFilm FestivalMarionIowaIA02/09/1804/06/1804/07/18
Halloweenapalooza Film Festival Film FestivalOttumwaIowaIA09/06/1810/13/1810/13/18
Julien Dubuque International Film FestivalJDIFFFilm FestivalDubuqueIowaIA01/14/1904/24/1904/28/19
Louisville's International Festival of FilmLIFFFilm FestivalLouisvilleKentuckyKYclosed10/11/1810/13/18
Imaginarium Convention Film Festival Film FestivalLouisvilleKentuckyKY06/15/1910/11/1910/13/19
NOLA Horror Film FestNOLAHFFFilm FestivalNew OrleansLouisianaLA04/15/1909/26/1909/29/19
Damnationland Film FestivalPortlandMaineME07/01/1810/12/1810/14/18
DamnDance Film FestivalPortlandMaineME07/13/1810/26/1810/27/18
Annapolis Film FestivalAFFFilm FestivalAnnapolisMarylandMD10/01/1803/21/1903/24/19
Escape Velocity Film Festival Film FestivalOxon HillMarylandMD02/01/1905/24/1905/26/19
Balticon Short Film FestivalBSFFFilm FestivalBaltimoreMarylandMD03/31/1905/24/1905/27/19
Boston Science Fiction Film FestivalBostonSciFiFilm FestivalSomervilleMassa-chusettsMA09/30/1802/08/1902/18/19
Boston Underground Film FestivalBUFFFilm FestivalCambridgeMassa-chusettsMA09/25/1803/27/1903/31/19
Boston International Film FestivalBIFFFilm FestivalBostonMassa-chusettsMA09/07/1804/11/1904/16/19
North By Midwest Micro-Budget Film FestivalNxMWFilm FestivalKalamazooMichiganMIclosed03/17/1803/17/18
Devil's Night Gallery Film FestivalOak ParkMichiganMIclosed10/12/1810/12/18
Flint Fright FilmFest Film FestivalFlintMichiganMI08/31/1810/27/1810/27/18
Grand Rapids Comic-Con Film Festival Film FestivalGrand RapidsMichiganMI06/15/1811/09/1811/10/18
Krampus Night Film FestivalDetroitMichiganMI11/13/1812/07/1812/07/18
Motor City Nightmares International Film FestivalMCNFFFilm FestivalNoviMichiganMI02/14/1904/26/1904/28/19
Imaginarium Comic Con Film Festival (at Michigan Comic Con)Michigan Comic Con Film FestivalFilm FestivalDetroitMichiganMI02/01/1908/16/1908/18/19
Desmond District Demons Film Festival Film FestivalPort HuronMichiganMI07/13/1910/25/1910/26/19
Minnesota WebFest Film FestivalEdinaMinnesotaMN05/31/1809/28/1809/30/18
Highway 61 Film Festival Film FestivalPine CityMinnesotaMN12/15/1804/05/1904/07/19
Fear Fete Horror Film Festival Film FestivalBiloxiMississippiMS04/12/1910/18/1910/19/19
Kansas City FilmFestKC FilmFestFilm FestivalKansas CityMissouriMO10/05/1804/11/1904/14/19
Crypticon Kansas City Horror Film FestivalCrypticon Shockfest Film FestivalFilm FestivalSt JosephMissouriMOTBD07/12/1907/14/19
Diabolical Horror Film Festival Awards CompetitionMissouriMO05/01/1910/28/1910/31/19
First Friday Film Festival4FKCFilm FestivalKansas CityMissouriMOrollingmonthlymonthly
MisCon International Short Film Festival Film FestivalMissoulaMontanaMT04/01/1905/24/1905/27/19
Druid Underground Film FestivalDUFFFilm Festivalmultiple citiesmultiple states02/28/1810/11/1811/10/18
GeekFest Film Festivals Film Festivalmultiple citiesmultiple states09/30/18multiple dates
Laughlin International Film FestivalLIFFFilm FestivalLaughlinNevadaNV05/13/1810/04/1810/07/18
Medusa Underground Women's Film Festival Film FestivalHendersonNevadaNV06/16/1801/12/1901/13/19
Dam Short Film Festival Film FestivalBoulder CityNevadaNV10/02/1802/07/1902/10/19
Action on Film International Film FestivalAOF FestivalFilm FestivalLas VegasNevadaNV01/31/1907/25/1908/03/19
IndieWise Convention Film FestivalLas VegasNevadaNVrolling09/24/1909/29/19
First Contact Film Festival Film FestivalLake HopatcongNew JerseyNJ01/31/1805/12/1805/12/18
Art All Night – TrentonAAN Film FestivalFilm FestivalTrentonNew JerseyNJ04/15/1806/16/1806/17/18
Northeast Film Festival Horror FestNEFFHFFilm FestivalTeaneckNew JerseyNJ07/02/1812/05/1812/06/18
Brightside Tavern Shorts Film Festival Film FestivalJersey CityNew JerseyNJ11/15/1803/01/1903/03/19
Grindhouse Nights Film Festival Film FestivalDunellenNew JerseyNJ01/15/1903/16/1903/16/19
Garden State Film FestivalGSFFFilm FestivalAsbury ParkNew JerseyNJ10/15/1803/28/1903/31/19
New Jersey Horror Con and Film Festival Film FestivalAtlantic CityNew JerseyNJ12/12/1803/29/1903/31/19
Hang on to Your Shorts Film Festival Film FestivalAsbury ParkNew JerseyNJ11/01/1804/20/1904/21/19
Northeast Film FestivalNEFFFilm FestivalTeaneckNew JerseyNJ03/27/1909/06/1909/08/19
Golden Door International Film Festival Film FestivalJersey CityNew JerseyNJ02/02/1909/19/1909/22/19
Albuquerque International Film FestivalAIFFFilm FestivalAlbuquerqueNew MexicoNM10/31/1801/18/1901/20/19
ASIFA-East Animated Film Festival Awards CompetitionNew YorkNew YorkNY02/16/1803/13/1803/27/18
New York Asian Film FestivalNYAFFFilm FestivalNew YorkNew YorkNYclosed06/29/1807/15/18
Animation Block Party Film FestivalNew YorkNew YorkNY05/24/1807/26/1807/29/18
Buffalo Niagara International Film FestivalBNFFFilm FestivalNiagara FallsNew YorkNY03/15/1809/26/1809/29/18
Buffalo International Film FestivalBIFFFilm FestivalBuffaloNew YorkNY05/04/1810/04/1810/08/18
Brooklyn Horror Film Festival Film FestivalBrooklynNew YorkNY05/20/1810/11/1810/18/18
Ithaca FantastikIFFilm FestivalIthacaNew YorkNY08/15/1811/02/1811/11/18
Nitehawk Shorts Festival Film FestivalBrooklynNew YorkNYclosed11/07/1811/12/18
New York City Horror Film FestivalNYCHFFFilm FestivalNew YorkNew YorkNY06/15/1811/29/1812/02/18
Macabre Faire Film Festival Film FestivalRonkonkomaNew YorkNY08/27/1801/18/1901/20/19
New York City International Film FestivalNYCIFFFilm FestivalNew YorkNew YorkNY09/30/1802/25/1903/01/19
Bad Film Fest Film FestivalBrooklynNew YorkNY12/31/1804/25/1904/28/19
Blackbird Film Festival Film FestivalCortlandNew YorkNY06/14/1804/26/1904/28/19
New York City Independent Film FestivalNYC Indie Film FestFilm FestivalNew YorkNew YorkNY11/30/1805/05/1905/12/19
Hoboken International Film FestivalHIFFFilm FestivalGreenwood LakeNew YorkNY02/01/1905/17/1905/23/19
Long Island International Film ExpoLIIFEFilm FestivalBellmoreNew YorkNY01/21/1907/12/1907/18/19
Hamilton International Film Festival Film FestivalHamiltonNew YorkNY01/15/1907/22/1907/28/19
Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival Film FestivalDepewNew YorkNY04/23/1908/23/1908/29/19
Coney Island Film Festival Film FestivalBrooklynNew YorkNY03/01/1909/13/1909/15/19
FEARnyc Film FestivalNew YorkNew YorkNY05/01/1910/01/1910/31/19
Animation Nights New York Best of FestANNY Best of FestFilm FestivalNew YorkNew YorkNYrolling10/12/1910/13/19
Marcellus Mini Movie Family Film FestivalM3F3Film FestivalMarcellusNew YorkNY09/29/1911/16/1911/16/19
NewFilmmakers New YorkNewFilmmakers NYFilm FestivalNew YorkNew YorkNYrollingweeklyweekly
Down East Flick FestDEFFFilm FestivalGreenvilleNorth CarolinaNCclosed07/20/1807/21/18
Charlotte Film Festival Film FestivalCharlotteNorth CarolinaNC06/30/1809/26/1809/30/18
Halloween International Film Festival Film FestivalKill Devil HillsNorth CarolinaNC04/30/1810/25/1810/27/18
Geek Short Film FestivalGSFFFilm FestivalCharlotteNorth CarolinaNC09/01/1811/03/1811/03/18
Cucalorus Film Festival Film FestivalWilmingtonNorth CarolinaNC06/07/1811/07/1811/11/18
Carrboro Film Festival Film FestivalCarrboroNorth CarolinaNC09/01/1811/17/1811/18/18
Mad Monster Party Carolina Film Festival Film FestivalCharlotteNorth CarolinaNC12/21/1802/22/1902/24/19
Nevermore Film Festival Film FestivalDurhamNorth CarolinaNC11/30/1803/08/1903/10/19
Days of the Dead – Charlotte Film FestivalCharlotteNorth CarolinaNCrolling05/03/1905/05/19
Longleaf Film Festival Film FestivalRaleighNorth CarolinaNC12/01/1805/10/1905/11/19
ConCarolinas Short Film Festival Film FestivalCharlotteNorth CarolinaNC03/31/1905/31/1906/02/19
Cape Fear Independent Film FestivalCFIFFFilm FestivalWilmingtonNorth CarolinaNC03/24/1906/07/1906/08/19
Horror Movie Freaks Film FestivalHMF Film FestFilm FestivalClemmonsNorth CarolinaNC07/01/1910/04/1910/05/19
Fargo Film FestivalFFFFilm FestivalFargoNorth DakotaND09/01/1803/19/1903/23/19
Fargo Fantastic Film FestivalFFFFFilm FestivalFargoNorth DakotaND06/21/1909/26/1909/28/29
Cleveland Comic Con Film Showcase Film FestivalMiddleburg HeightsOhioOH09/15/1810/06/1810/06/18
Cabin Fever Film FestCFFFFilm FestivalWarrenOhioOH07/31/1801/26/1901/26/19
HorrorHound Weekend Film FestivalH2F2Film FestivalCincinnatiOhioOH12/15/1803/15/1903/17/19
Cleveland International Film FestivalCIFFFilm FestivalClevelandOhioOH09/30/1803/27/1904/07/19
Cinema Wasteland Movie and Memorabilia Expo Film FestivalStrongsvilleOhioOH02/05/1904/05/1904/07/19
Columbus International Film & Animation Festival Film FestivalColumbusOhioOH09/28/1804/11/1904/13/19
International Horror Hotel Film Festival and Convention Film FestivalHudsonOhioOH02/15/1906/06/1906/09/19
Indie Gathering International Film Festival Film FestivalHudsonOhioOH04/24/1908/08/1908/11/19
Film Festival of ColumbusFFOCOLFilm FestivalColumbusOhioOH04/19/1909/11/1909/14/19
Nightmares Film Festival Film FestivalColumbusOhioOH05/13/1910/24/1910/27/19
EyeCatcher International Film FestivalEFFFilm FestivalMcAlesterOklahomaOK06/01/1811/08/1811/10/18
Clean Shorts Film Festival Film FestivalChoctawOklahomaOK11/30/1804/05/1904/06/19
Bare Bones International Film & Music Festival Film FestivalMuskogeeOklahomaOK10/31/1804/23/1904/29/19
Northwest Animation FestivalNW Animation FestFilm FestivalPortland and EugeneOregonORclosed05/23/1806/03/18
BendFilm Festival Film FestivalBendOregonORclosed10/11/1810/14/18
Killer Valley Horror Film FestivalKVHFF Film FestivalAshlandOregonOR07/31/1801/05/1901/05/19
H. P. Lovecraft Film Festival – Portland, ORHPLFFFilm FestivalPortlandOregonOR04/15/1910/04/1910/06/19
Eerie Horror Film FestivalEerie Horror FestFilm FestivalEriePennsyl-vaniaPA03/01/1710/13/1710/15/17
Indie Horror Drive-In Film Festival Film FestivalPittsburghPennsyl-vaniaPAclosed02/09/1802/09/18
Cinedelphia Film FestivalCFFFilm FestivalPhiladelphiaPennsyl-vaniaPAcurated04/12/1804/30/18
NEPA Horror Film Festival Film FestivalScrantonPennsyl-vaniaPAclosed10/07/1810/07/18
FirstGlance Film Festival Philadelphia Film FestivalPhiladelphiaPennsyl-vaniaPA05/21/1810/12/1810/14/18
Lancaster International Short Film FestivalLISFFFilm FestivalLancasterPennsyl-vaniaPA06/30/1811/08/1811/10/18
Directors Circle Festival Of Shorts Online Film FestivalEriePennsyl-vaniaPA08/04/1811/08/1811/17/18
Harrisburg-Hershey Film FestivalHHFFFilm FestivalHarrisburgPennsyl-vaniaPA02/28/1801/25/1901/27/19
Media Film FestivalMFFFilm FestivalMediaPennsyl-vaniaPA11/16/1804/05/1904/06/19
New Hope Film Festival Film FestivalNew HopePennsyl-vaniaPA12/14/1807/19/1907/28/19
Liberty Massacre Film FestivalPhiladelphiaPennsyl-vaniaPA01/08/1908/23/1908/25/19
Great Lakes International Film FestivalGLIFFOnline Film FestivalEriePennsyl-vaniaPA06/08/1909/19/1909/28/19
Flickers' VORTEX Sci-Fi, Fantasy, and Horror Film Festival Film Festivalmultiple citiesRhode IslandRI05/15/1810/20/1810/27/18
H. P. Lovecraft Film Festival (short film screenings at NecronomiCon Providence)HPLFFFilm FestivalProvidenceRhode IslandRI03/15/1908/22/1908/25/19
AtomaCon Short Film Festival Film FestivalNorth CharlestonSouth CarolinaSC06/30/1811/30/1812/02/18
Beaufort International Film FestivalBIFFFilm FestivalBeaufortSouth CarolinaSC09/30/1802/19/1902/24/19
Myrtle Beach International Film FestivalMBIFFFilm FestivalMyrtle BeachSouth CarolinaSC11/15/1804/09/1904/13/19
Crimson Screen Horror Film Fest Film FestivalNorth CharlestonSouth Carolina SC01/15/1905/24/1905/26/19
Audience Awards Horror Shorts Film Festival Awards CompetitionTBDTBDTBD06/30/19TBDTBD
Knoxville Horror Film FestivalKHFFFilm FestivalKnoxvilleTennesseeTN09/01/1810/18/1810/21/18
Frightening Ass Film FestFAFFFilm FestivalChattanoogaTennesseeTN09/25/1810/26/1810/28/18
Indie Memphis Film Festival Film FestivalMemphisTennesseeTN05/28/1811/01/1811/05/18
Chattanooga Film Festival Film FestivalChattanoogaTennesseeTN12/15/1804/12/1904/16/19
Cinema Soup Film Festival (part of CIL-CON) Film FestivalGatlinburgTennesseeTN11/30/1805/18/1905/18/19
Nashville Film FestivalNashFilmFilm FestivalNashvilleTennesseeTN02/28/1910/03/1910/12/19
Horror in the Hills Film Festival Film FestivalGatlinburgTennesseeTN02/28/1910/19/1910/19/19
Extended Universes Fan Film Festival Film FestivalHoustonTexasTXclosed05/25/1805/27/18
Lionshead Film Festival Film FestivalDallasTexasTX01/05/1806/22/1806/24/18
Fantastic Fest Film FestivalAustinTexasTX04/26/1809/20/1809/27/18
CineSpace Day at the Houston Cinema Arts Festival Film FestivalHoustonTexasTX07/31/1811/08/1811/12/18
Deep in the Heart Film FestivalDitHFFFilm FestivalWacoTexasTX11/15/1803/28/1903/31/19
Boomtown Film & Music Festival Film FestivalBeaumontTexasTX12/01/1804/18/1904/20/19
Hill Country Film FestivalHCFFFilm FestivalFredericks-burgTexasTX12/31/1804/25/1904/28/19
Comicpalooza Film Festival Film FestivalHoustonTexasTX03/01/1905/10/1905/12/19
Fort Worth Indie Film Showcase Film FestivalFort WorthTexasTX01/25/1907/18/1907/21/19
Austin Revolution Film FestivalARFFFilm FestivalAustinTexasTX05/29/1909/03/1909/07/19
Austin Under the Stars Film FestivalAUTSFilm FestivalAustinTexasTX02/20/1910/19/1910/19/19
Dazed 4 Horror Film Festival Film FestivalTempleTexasTXTBDTBDTBD
FilmQuest Film FestivalProvoUtahUT05/06/1909/06/1909/14/19
Ax Wound Film FestivalAWFFFilm FestivalBrattleboroVermontVT09/01/1811/09/1811/10/18
MystiCon Independent Film Festival Film FestivalRoanokeVirginiaVA12/01/1802/22/1902/24/19
GenreBlast Film Festival Film FestivalWinchesterVirginiaVA02/03/1908/29/1909/01/19
Northwest Horrorfest Film FestivalOlympiaWashingtonWAclosed05/19/1805/19/18
Local Sightings Film Festival Film FestivalSeattleWashingtonWA06/15/1809/21/1809/29/18
NanoCon International Science-Fiction Film Festival Film FestivalLongviewWashingtonWA12/01/1803/29/1903/30/19
BoneBat "Comedy of Horrors" Film FestivalBBFFFilm FestivalSeattleWashingtonWA03/01/1904/13/1904/13/19
Crypticon Seattle Horror Film Festival Film FestivalSeattleWashingtonWA02/01/1905/03/1905/05/19
North Bend Film FestivalNBFFFilm FestivalNorth BendWashingtonWA02/20/1908/15/1908/18/19
Another Independent International Film FestivalAIIFFFilm FestivalEau ClaireWisconsinWI06/03/1709/22/1709/23/17
Milwaukee Film Festival Film FestivalMilwaukeeWisconsinWI06/25/1810/18/1811/01/18
Milwaukee Paranormal Film Festival Film FestivalMilwaukeeWisconsinWIclosed10/19/1810/21/18
Green Bay Film FestivalGBFFFilm FestivalDe PereWisconsinWI07/22/1801/16/1903/03/19
Beloit International Film FestivalBIFFFilm FestivalBeloitWisconsinWI07/31/1802/22/1903/03/19
MidWest WeirdFest Film FestivalEau ClaireWisconsinWI10/31/1803/08/1903/10/19
Milwaukee Twisted Dreams Film Festival Film FestivalMilwaukeeWisconsinWI11/30/1804/05/1904/07/19
Imaginarium Comic Con Film Festival (at Wisconsin Comic Con)Wisconsin Comic Con Film FestivalFilm FestivalMilwaukeeWisconsinWI02/01/1906/28/1906/30/19
Northeast Wisconsin Horror Film Festival Film FestivalOshkoshWisconsinWI06/01/1910/05/1910/06/19
Independent Horror Movie Awards Awards Competitionrolling01/25/1901/25/19
Global Independent Film AwardsGIFAAwards Competition08/31/1803/29/1903/29/19