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Ticket Policy

All sales are final.  No refunds or exchanges.

Pick up your tickets at Will Call the day of the event at the box office.  If you are the owner of the PayPal account, then bring the receipt or your ID and we will provide you with your tickets.

 

Upcoming Events

SHFF Film Entry

Call for Entries is now open!

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SHFF Film Challenge

Become part of of Sacramento Horror Film Festival history.

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Read news articles, testimonials and more from ticketholders, filmmakers and other friends of the Sac Horror Film Fest.

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2016 SHOW DATES:

 

SATURDAY, December 10th, 2016 - FIGHT NIGHT DOUBLE FEATURE with Kung Fury & Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World.  

 

2017 SHOW DATES:

SATURDAY, April 8th, 2017 - The Rocky Horror Picture Show 

SATURDAY & SUNDAY, June 10th & 11th, 2017 - Sinister Creature Con Spring.  Stockton, CA.

SATURDAY, June 24th, 2017 - 4th Annual Love Horror Short Film Festival.

FRIDAY & SATURDAY, September 29th & 30th, 2017 - The 11th Annual Sacramento Horror Film Festival.

SATURDAY & SUNDAY, October 14th & 15th, 2017 - Sinister Creature Con Fall.  Sacramento, CA.

 

 


ADVERTISE WITH US TODAY.

 

 

 

 

The Sacramento Horror Film Festival will soon be doing business as "Love Horror Events".  Currently, The Sacramento Horror Film Festival is comprised of much more than its titular 2 day event in September.  The Sacramento Horror Film Festival produces The Love Horror Short Film Festival, The Cult Classic Double Feature, Sinister Creature Con (an sfx and horror in culture convention), Sinister Summer (a film and performance revue summer series), Amber's Sweets The Rocky Horror Picture Show with LIVE Shadow Cast, Amber's Sweets REPO! The Genetic Opera with LIVE Shadow Cast, the Sacramento Horror Film Festival, and more. 

 

If you are looking for guaranteed visibility for your brand, company, or project, consider advertising with the Sacramento Horror Film Festival.  For a small fee, your logo will be visible to all of our patrons throughout the evening.  Not only will your logo be seen slide show format as patrons enter the auditorium, but the image will also be seen before the start of the show as well as during intermission.  For an additional fee, we will play your commercial or trailer before the start of the film.  The Sacramento Horror Film Festival and Love Horror Events produce 10 to 15 film shows per year throughout all of the seasons.  

 

Email Tim@SacHorrorFilmFest.com today for details.

  

 


ROCKY HORROR SPRING FLING EDITION 2017.

 

 

Saturday, April 8th, 2017.  10PM.  Historic Colonial Theatre, Sacramento.

Tickets are on sale NOW!

https://lovehorrorevents.ticketspice.com/rocky-horror-april-2017

 


 

 

HORROR GIRL 2017 Competition is now LIVE!!!

Want to be illustrated as the 2017 "Horror Girl" by artist Gianluca Mattia and represent the SHFF brand for the remainder of 2017?
Entries are now OPEN!

 

You have until Wednesday, February 22nd at 11:59PM to ENTER.

The contest officially begins Thursday, February 23rd.

 

It's easy. Sign up, login, submit a photo, answer a few questions for public view, and you are set. No entry fee. Share your entry with your friends, family, and the world and encourage them to vote.

The contest will officially begin Thursday February 23rd and will END on Friday, March 3rd at 8PM Pacific Time.

 

Each vote is 1$ but a minimum of 5 votes are required per transaction (due to the processing fees this number of votes doesn't put your voting in the negative).

 

After processing fees, 50% of the total $$$ collected will be donated to the WINNER's charity of choice. The other 50% will benefit the 11th Annual Sacramento Horror Film Festival.

 

NEW to the competition this year: Contestants will be able to track their votes and ranking in real time!

 

Visit https://my.360photocontest.com/horrorgirl2017 to sign up, enter, and compete today!
LOVE HORROR!

 


 

WE ARE NOW ACCEPTING FILMS FOR CONSIDERATION FOR THE 11TH ANNUAL SACRAMENTO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL!


THE 11TH ANNUAL SACRAMENTO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL TAKES PLACE SEPTEMBER 29TH - 30TH, 2017 AT THE HISTORIC COLONIAL THEATRE IN SACRAMENTO, CA.

SUBMIT YOUR FILM USING THE FILMFREEWAY OR WITHOUTABOX LINKS BELOW.

 

 

 

 


 

The 4th Annual Love Horror Short Film Festival is now accepting short film entries!

The Love Horror Short Film Festival began as festival to celebrate the best short film selections from past editions of the Sacramento Horror Film Festival.  Now a summer staple of the arts, The Love Horror Short Film Festival is accepting new entries into programming!  Part horror inspired revue and variety show, part horror film festival, The Love Horror Short Film Festival is one of the most unique film festivals on the west coast.  Established in 2014 by the Sacramento Horror Film Festival.

 

The film entry process for The Love Horror Short Film Festival 2017 is EXCLUSIVE to FilmFreeWay.com.  Click the link below and enter your horror short film today!

 

 


 

 

2015 Official Award Winners 9th Annual Sacramento Horror Film Festival

 

BEST MUSIC VIDEO

In Violet – Entomophobia 4min

Entomophobia is the first music video for the London based band In Violet. It centres around the fear of insects and features tons of creepy crawlies, out to spook unsuspecting humans.

Directed by Robin Rippmann

 

THE "LOVE HORROR" AWARD Exceptional storytelling & creavtity in honor of the genre.

Night of the Slasher 11min

A 'shot-in-one-take' slasher film about a teenage girl who must commit horror movie sins by drinking alcohol, doing drugs, and having sex in order to lure a masked killer and defeat him.

Directed by Shant Hamassian 

 

BEST HORROR COMEDY

Bad Guy #2 10min

In this practical-effects driven splatter comedy one bad guy discovers that moving up in a crime ring has its downsides. Just as his new career starts, it might already be coming to an end. He'll either have to set an example or become one.

Directed by Chris McInroy

 

BEST OF FESTIVAL - ARTISTIC DIRECTION / SET DESIGN

The Pond 15min

The Pond is a poetic horror story, set in the early 1900’s, about a young girl, Kris (8), who tries to unravel the mystery of the dark pond behind her parents’ house…

Directed by Jeroen Dumoulein

 

BEST OF FESTIVAL - CINEMATOGRAPHY

Market St. 8min

On a seemingly ordinary commute in San Francisco, a woman finds herself on a journey of terror aboard a mysterious streetcar.

Directed by Carlos Baena

 

BEST OF FESTIVAL - ACTING

Landmine Goes Click  110min

Trapped on top of an armed landmine, an American tourist and his girlfriend are terrorized by a hunter and his dog.

 

BEST DIRECTION - SHORT FILM

Lapsus 30min

Terry is a psychologically disturbed predator whose sinister playground is a laundromat. Terry is a victim of an unknown phenomena that literature considers as a Lapsus memoriae -or a slip of memory.

Directed by Karim Ouaret

 

BEST OF FESTIVAL - SPECIAL EFFECTS

The Storyteller 96min

Dennis Peterson (Fred Koehler) encounters his evil reflection in an antique mirror. The reflection is stronger, smarter, more powerful than he is. Soon the reflection is telling him what to do, telling him to do bad things.


BEST OF FESTIVAL - FEATURE FILM

The Storyteller 96min

Dennis Peterson (Fred Koehler) encounters his evil reflection in an antique mirror. The reflection is stronger, smarter, more powerful than he is. Soon the reflection is telling him what to do, telling him to do bad things.

 

BEST OF FESTIVAL - SHORT FILM

The Boy 9min

When immigrant parents start to notice disturbing behavior in their only son, they call on a local tribal healer to rid him of the evil demon.

Directed by Cayman Grant