The Hot Springs Arts & Film Institute



4th annual  Hot Springs International Horror Film Festival  2016

at the Historic Central Theater in Hot Springs National Park, AR.


The Hot Springs International Horror Film Festival is now accepting film submissions for 2016 !  In the Horror, Sci Fi and Thriller genres.

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We are set to bring together filmmakers, fans and horror fanatics for a fright-festive 4 days packed full of films from all over the world. Hot Springs rich history makes it a popular tourist destination for most of the year, but from September 22nd through the 25th, it will be host to insidious indie films, blood spattered scream queens and movie monsters.

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… (filmmakers enter your film on withoutabox.com)

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…


See you at the movies in 2016 !




To enter your film click here :                         

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