18 May 2017


South African HorrorFest Film Festival 2017 - submissions now open

Horror fest 

Africa's foremost Horror film festival and Halloween event, the South African Horrorfest showcases exciting new, indie and rare movies from around the world, and also acts as a platform to give productions their African cinema premieres.

In 2017 the SA HorrorFest celebrates its 13th year of thrills and chills!

Feature film (and short film) submissions are open.

Submission details are available on the festival website, or productions can be submitted via Click For Festivals or FestHome.

First round deadline: 1 June 2017

Late Submission Period: 2 June to 1 August 2017

The SA HorrorFest includes live movie soundtrack performance to silent classics by the Makabra Ensemble, the Bloody Parchment literature event and short story competition, Halloween dress-up competition, alternative market and more.