After a two year hiatus we are thrilled to be resurrecting HorrorFest on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at Maury Young Arts Centre – back where HorrorFest started in 2002.
Horrorfest Resurrection Details
When & Where
DATE: Tuesday, October 30, 2018
PLACE: Maury Young Arts Centre at 4335 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, BC V0N 1B4
DOORS: 7:00 PM
MOVIES START: 7:30 PM and we will party at Maury Young till 12:30 AM.
Yes, there will be a coat check.
Yes, Security will be searching your bags for booze, guns, chewing gum (not kidding) and the severed hands of your enemies (those are allowed, they just need to be properly sealed)
DRESS CODE is Red Carpet Creepy, but bear in mind that if your costume is sticky or covered in make up we will make you put a plastic bag over your seat. Also, please refrain from costumes that will impeded sight lines in the theatre. (so that Attack of the 40-foot Woman costume will have to be a scale model)
SHOWTIME is at 7:30. Don’t be late.
TICKETS FOR HEAVY HITTING HORRORFEST RESURRECTION WILL GO ON SALE AT 4:20 PM ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 1, 2018
TICKET LINK WILL BE PROVIDED AT THAT TIME. BE READY CAUSE THEY WILL SELL OUT FAST!
The local and Film Communities have really stepped up this year and we are giving away our largest cash prize purse ever!
THANK YOU TO ALL OUR SPONSORS & PARTNERS WHO HELPED RESURRECT HEAVY HITTING HORRORFEST. WE COULDN’T HAVE DONE IT WITHOUT YOU!
Best in Show Winner
The People’s Choice Award
Chili Thom Memorial Award for Best Nude Scene
- $666.69 cash presented by a supersecret sponsor
Erin Sollowey Manimal Award For Most Fearless Performance
- $350 cash money
- $250 cash courtesy of Canadian Wilderness Adventures
- Backcountry snowmobile adventure courtesy of Canadian Wilderness Adventures
- Two tickets to Bass Coast 2019 courtesy of Bass Coast Music & Arts Festival
- $250 cash from LUX Visual FX
Best Make-Up Effect
- A great big kick-ass professional Movie Make-up kit from It Cosmetics in LA
Rookie of the Year
Judging of the films featured on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 will be adjudicated by:
- Feet Banks
Host & HorrorFest Co-Founder
- Travis Tetreault
Director, Heavy Hitting Films Co-Founder
- Stu Mackay-Smith
Director, Artist, Animator, HorrorFest Co-Founder
- Bruce McBruce
Long-time Judge and Horror Aficionado
- Farrah Bunch
Professional Make-up artist, Los Angeles
OFFICIAL HORRORFEST AFTER PARTY AT GARKINKEL’S
Full after party details will be announced soon.