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FILM FESTIVAL

The 25th Annual

CHICAGO

HorroR

MAY 4TH & 5TH 2024

FACETS THEATER :  1517 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago, IL 60614

2024 Season Starts Now!

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About

The 25th edition of the CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL is set to illuminate the world of independent horror cinema.

MAY 4TH & 5TH 2024 (HALFWAY -2- HALLOWEEN

OCT 2024 dates tbd

This extraordinary event, born from the passion of dedicated horror creators and enthusiasts, promises two days of captivating programming featuring a curated selection of both local and touring short films.

 

Get ready to experience the pinnacle of indie horror as we present only the most exceptional and spine-tingling works on not one, not two, but three screens!

Film Categories 

All winners receive a digital certificate, ready to print: Winners in attendance on Oct 21 2023 will receive The Golden Dead AF Award!  

Best Short*

Best Feature*
Best Director*

Best 1st Time Director
Best Cinematography  

Best Actor

Best Actress

Best Child Acting

Best Kill
Best Blood/Gore

Best Scare
Best Foreign

Best LGBTQ 
Best Animated

Best Comedy

Best Poster 

Best Screenplay

Best WTF Was That

Best Monster/Demon/Villain

Best Trailer (most liked on our YouTube channel)

Homegrown Horror Award (Chicago-IL filmmakers)

CHFF Fav Award (chosen by CJ Vecchio)
 

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live Psychic Readings

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Vote for The Best Horror Trailer!

WATCH & VOTE!

The "Trailers" with the most LIKES will have the chance to win our "BEST TRAILER AWARD" on May 4th, 2024, at our live event.

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SponsorshipS 

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Three Screens

1

Screen #1

124 seat capacity

2

Screen #2

35 seat capacity

Film Schedule Below. Films will be shown simultaneously. All Ticket holders will get an ALL-ACCESS PASS to our online streaming platform to watch any films that they missed*  

FACETS THEATER :  1517 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago, IL 60614

1

Screen #3

15 seat capacity

* Subject to change

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* Filmmakers have the option not to have there film streamed online

Selected filmS

SO FAR - MORE SELECTIONS COMING SOON

Caustic - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Jingle Hell - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
The Lonely Portrait - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
The Pencil - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
The Spaghetti Man - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Night Feeding - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Hit & Run - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Parasomnia - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Kombucha - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Pecklish - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Carrots for Conrad - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
The Custodian - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Noman - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Nocturna- CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Aro's World - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Winter Island - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
A Stranger In The Woods - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
I Want You - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
When The Clock Strikes - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
The Nightmare Paradox - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
The Gatekeeper - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
IMRC - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
The Doll - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Abiane's Baby - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Darcy Collis - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Jeong-Dong - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Pests - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Suckers - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Writer's Block - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
The Encounter - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Goodnight Grace - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
The Gourd, The Brad and the Ghostly - - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Enter By Fire - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Alone - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Remnantis - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Redhead - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Surrogate - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Knock,Knock,Knock - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
The Kindness of Strangers - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Augury - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Trap of the Devil - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Fragment - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Ai Artist - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Red Night at Skyes - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Happy Halloween - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
You're On Your Own Kid - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Out Cast - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Candor - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Bad Music Terry - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Vejigante - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
The D Word - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
The Foot Of The Bed - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Real Maple Syrup - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Delivery - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Honk - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Bounce - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Collect Call - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
New Friend - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Sleep Tight - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
NEBULOSUS - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
Connected - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024
/Demo - CHICAGO HORROR FILM FESTIVAL 2024

MORE COMING SOON!

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