The 8th Annual Portland Horror Film Festivalâ„¢ takes place June 7-11, 2023! Tickets are available below.

There are two kinds of tickets:

  • Tickets for the in-theater screenings at the Hollywood Theatre and Clinton St. Theater, June 7-11, including all 9 feature films and 60 short films, plus on-stage Q&As with visiting filmmakers and guests.
  • If you’re not in Portland, you can stream a selection of short films and three bonus features on the Eventive platform between June 8-15, either in a web browser, or using the Eventive App.

General Admission Tickets

OPENING NIGHT Black Mold (PNW Premiere Feature) + Short horror films

WED, JUNE 7th, 7-11pm
The Hollywood Theatre – 4122 NE Sandy Blvd

Join us for opening night, featuring short horror films from the US, UK, Belgium, S. Korea, & Ireland, and the Pacific Northwest premiere of feature film BLACK MOLD directed by John Pata. Schedule & film info.

Asian Horror Double Feature + Short horror films

THU, JUNE 8th, 7-11pm
The Hollywood Theatre – 4122 NE Sandy Blvd

Tonight features the WORLD Premiere of S. Korean feature CHABAK and the US Premiere of LOVE WILL TEAR US APART from Japan. Plus more short horror films from Korea, and David J. Stieve the creator of Behind The Mask: The Rise of Leslie Vernon with his new short film set in the Vernon-verse. Schedule & film info.

Satanic Panic Double Feature + Short horror films

FRI, JUNE 9th, 7-11:30pm
The Hollywood Theatre – 4122 NE Sandy Blvd

Opens with the Portland premiere award-winning documentary SATAN WANTS YOU, followed by a block of short films featuring Kelli Maroney from Night of The Comet (attending Friday night!), Adrienne Barbeau (Escape from New York), and Hunter Doohan (Netflix’s Wednesday).

End the evening with the Pacific Northwest premiere of ONYX THE FORTUITOUS & THE TALISMAN OF SOULS starring Jeffrey Combs, Barbara Crampton, Olivia Taylor-Dudley, and Andrew Bowser as “Weird Satanist Guy” Onyx. Schedule & film info.

All Day Horror Marathon with 2 feature films by women + Short horror extravaganza!

SAT, JUNE 10th, Noon-9pm
Clinton St. Theater – 2525 SE Clinton St.

Today is a full day of horror (the fun kind)! See the premiere of T BLOCKERS by trans filmmaker Alice Maio Mackay (Shudder’s SO VAM) and PUPPET KILLER by Lisa Ovies, starring Aleks Paunovic (Marvel’s Hawkeye), Lee Majdoub (Sonic 2), Lisa Durupt, and Gigi Saul Guerrero (Satanic Hispanics). Lisa will be attending with members of cast and crew for Q&A!

PLUS 2 Massive short film blocks with films from local Pacific Northwest directors, as well as from Canada, Spain, Sweden, Denmark, and the UK! followed by filmmaker Q&As. Full schedule & film info.

Closing Horrors! Invoking Yell (Chile) & Violett (World Premiere from Australia) + Short horror films

SUN, JUNE 11th, Noon-7:30pm
Clinton St. Theater – 2525 SE Clinton St.

Start your sleepy Sunday with awesome Chilean Black Metal Found Footage horror film INVOKING YELL by Patricio Valladares (Nightworld) about an all-girl black metal band recording haunting sounds in the forest for their debut album. Also WORLD PREMIERE feature VIOLETT from Australia by Steven J. Mihaljevich, is about sick mother Sonya who fears an unspeakable evil endangers her 11-year-old daughter. PLUS two short horror blocks showcasing films by local Pacific Northwest directors, as well as films from Iran, Ireland, and France, followed by filmmaker Q&As.

It all comes to a close with the zaniest, bloodiest, funniest short films of the festival in our infamous SHORTS GONE WILD block. And then… we party. Full schedule & film info.

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