Colorado Festival of Horror 2024

is proud to announce

Let Me Be Short! Film Festival

COLORADO FESTIVAL OF HORROR (COFOH) is the centennial state's longest running horror convention and is proud to present the LET ME BE SHORT! Short Film Festival. Your local homegrown horror festival Colorado Festival of Horror is excited to announce a new event for our Voorhees Victims Video Room, curated and facilitated by our Film Room Lead Art Zamarripa. We want to be short with you! That is, we would like you to submit your horror short films for consideration in our all-new shorts film festival block on Saturday, September 14th. Filmmakers are encouraged to attend COFOH for a brief Q&A with attendees.


Rules and Terms:
  • $20 for student, must verify with ID
  • $30 for professional
  • 45-minute maximum run time
  • Must be received no later than September 2nd, 2024

There will be trophies and official certification from the Colorado Festival of Horror for the 1st, 2nd, 3rd, and Attendees’ Choice Best Short Film. All types of horror are welcomed and encouraged! Judging will take place during the festival, September 13th & 14th. Winners will be announced and awarded on September 14th.

We want to be scared so give us your best scare!

Colorado Festival of Horror - Let Me Be Short! Film Festival proudly accepts entries on FilmFreeway, the world's #1 way to enter film festivals and creative contests.

Voorhees Victims Video Room
Saturday, September 14th
Winners Announced
Saturday, September 14th

The Colorado Festival of Horror (COFOH) is brought to you by COFOH Entertainment and will be a highlight for the horror genre and all that it bleeds. COFOH: Friday the 13th will be a platform for the community to unite over the love of horror and everything that creeps in the night!

Where & When?

September 13 - 15, 2024
Denver Marriott South
at Park Meadows Lone Tree