The Hot Springs Arts & Film Institute



5th Annual  Hot Springs International Horror Film Festival 

Sept 21st – 24th 2017

See our “2017 FILMS” page for this years schedule

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Hosted by filmmakers for filmmakers, the festival is dedicated to helping promote aspiring and talented filmmakers. HSHFF offers film screenings, educational panels, networking opportunities, workshops, celebrity guests and more…

This year Bob Sheen, Son of Ac­tor Charlie Sheen, Premieres ‘The Rake’ at Hot Springs Inter­national Horror Film Festival

Silver Screen prodigy Bob Sheen and Hollywood Independent Producer, Erik Fleming will be in attendance at the Fifth Annual Hot Springs International Horror Film Festiv­al. Hosted by Tamara Glynn (Halloween V), and Festival Director Bill Volland, the festi­val will run Septemb­er 21-24th, at the Historic Central Thea­ter, 1008 Central Av­enue, Hot Springs, Arkansas.

Son of Charlie Sheen, Wall Street (1987), grandfather Martin Sheen Apocalypse Now (1979), and his Un­cle Emilio Estevez, The Breakfast Club (1985), have been maj­or players on the Si­lver Screen for gene­rations.

Fleming, formerly wi­th Rich Hippie Produ­ctions, has developed a wide array of fe­ature films, televis­ion series and docum­entaries throughout his career. As a wri­ter, producer and di­rector, Fleming has worked on many A-List projects including America’s Funniest Home Videos: Family Follies (1999), The Surreal Life (2003) and Queer Eye for the Straight Girl (200­5). Fleming also dir­ected the independent feature My Brother the Pig (1999) star­ring Scarlett Johans­son, Eve Mendes and Judge Reinhold.

Other attendees will include Joseph Scott Morg­an, on-air forensics expert for Nancy Gr­ace, HLN, CNN, Crime Online; and Deborah Voorhees from Friday the 13th, V and more…

Presented by The Hot Springs Arts & Film Institute. The institute’s mission is to inspire, educate, & promote talented filmmakers & artists from around the world while providing opportunities for networking, exhibition, and a unique venue for the public to experience films on the “Big Screen.”

The  Hot Springs International Horror Film Festival or HSHFF is an independent film festival conceived with the idea that “filmmakers know films” and that talented film-making will inspire, amaze and educate. We recognize and promote a variety of films in the Horror, Sci Fi, and Thriller genre. We screen and honor amazing films from around the world. The fantasy and thrills mixed with intrigue and slashers will keep you on the edge of your seat…





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