Watch the Virtual Horror Film Festival Today!

Friday, October 8th, 2021 – Saturday, October 16th, 2021

The Imperial County Film Commission is proud to announce the winners of its third in a series of virtual film festivals. This festival focused on the thrills and chills of the short format horror genre. Seven entries were received, accepted for adjudication and considered for judging.

The winners are as follows:
1st place:      “Method”    directed by Lomai 
2nd place:     “Re-Animated”      directed by Ashlyn Jauregui & Sergio Bastidas
3rd place:      “Season of the Witch”    directed by Robert De Leon

The public is encouraged to view the festival entries between October 8-16 viewing is free. Entries can be seen here

Also, the next virtual film festival will focus on short films in the comedy genre. Deadline for entry is November 6, 2021. All films/videos and applications must be submitted electronically through Dropbox, WeTransfer, Google Drive or Vimeo (with download link enabled) or emailed to