NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Krewe of Boo! Halloween Parade hosts Screamfest Horror Film Festival New Orleans 2019. And the submission deadline has been extended to Aug. 21.

Some of the largest horror online publications have called it the “Sundance of Horror.” Moviemaker Magazine’s 25 Film Festival’s Worth the Entry Fee & 13 Film Festivals to Die For and 30 Bloody Best Genre Fests in the World 2019.

Screamfest Horror Film Festival is the largest and longest running horror film festival in the United States. Paranormal Activity was discovered and premiered at the festival in 2007.

The festival showcases new genre films from around the world. Other premieres have included Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension, Paranormal Activity, Dead Ant, Trick ‘r’ Treat, 30 Days of Night, The Human Centipede, American Mary, Diary of the Dead.

Screamfest and Krewe of Boo Parade bring you Screamfest New Orleans.

Select filmmakers will have the opportunity to ride in the 2019 Krewe of Boo parade in the French Quarter.

To view past Screamfest short films visit the YouTube channel