Announcing the Winners of the HORROR-RAMA 2018 International Short Film Festival

The jury is out and we’ve selected the cream of the creepy crop from our inaugural 2018 short film festival.

Thanks to all the amazing films selected and congrats to the winners!


Best Horror-Rama 2018 Short: Belladonna

Best Horror-Rama 2018 Scream Queen – TIED: Alyson O’Keefe – Belladonna and Kat Cross – Hunger

Best Horror-Rama 2018 Scream King: Nick Smyth – Quiet Room Bears

Best Horror-Rama 2018 Experimental Madness: Living With A Monster

Best Horror-Rama 2018 Score: Angel

Best Horror-Rama 2018 Director: Joffrey Saintrapt – Living With A Monster

Best Horror-Rama 2018 Short “Audience Choice”: Zandavi Lives

Best Horror-Rama 2018 Visual Effects: Human Cattle     

Best Horror-Rama 2018 Scream Factor: The Tormenting of Jones

Complete HORROR-RAMA 2018 Panel and Screening Schedule!

  PANELS OF PAIN SATURDAY, November 3rd 11am Mighty Monster Makers!  Join artists and designers Gary Pullin, Matthew Thierren and Andrew Barr as they get into the guts of their work, much of which is riffing and re-inventing how we look at iconic horror films and the imagery used to market them. 12pm Dee Wallace: […] Continue reading →


HORROR-RAMA is happy to be honoring homegrown hero, artist and monster maker “Ghoulish” Gary Pullin at our 2018 show! Gary got his start with iconic Canadian horror film magazine Rue Morgue, radically shaping and defining the mag’s aesthetic identity for well over a decade before striking out on his own. With Blu-ray covers, record covers, magazine covers and […] Continue reading →

Composer Richard Band Makes Canadian Convention Debut!

NEW GUEST ANNOUNCEMENT! HORROR-RAMA is beyond excited to be bringing iconic horror and fantasy film composer Richard Band to our 2018 show! Band’s signature symphonic sounds have graced dozens upon dozens of films from his brother Charles Band‘s Empire Pictures and Full Moon Features studios – cult classics like RE-ANIMATOR, LASERBLAST FROM BEYOND, PARASITE and PUPPET MASTER and so many more – and […] Continue reading →

Linnea Quigley Returns to HORROR-RAMA!

She’s BACK! And ready to PARTY! HORROR-RAMA is tickled as Tarman to be bringing back one of our favorite strange cinema ladies, the inimitable Linnea Quigley! You know her from such cult movies as RETURN OF THE LIVING DEAD, NIGHT OF THE DEMONS, HOLLYWOOD CHAINSAW HOOKERS and so many more major works of weirdness. But Linnea isn’t just an actress, […] Continue reading →


HORROR-RAMA is excited to announce that Karen White, the First Lady of the Colony is coming to our show this November! That’s right, the brilliant Dee Wallace will be joining us for HORROR-RAMA 2018! Dee, of course, is the star of Joe Dante’s horror masterpiece THE HOWLING. As intrepid reporter Karen White, the actress made us believe she […] Continue reading →

HORROR-RAMA 2018 Welcomes Louis Del Grande!

YOUR MIGRAINE IS ABOUT TO GET WAY WORSE… HORROR-RAMA is exploding with excitement to announce the FIRST EVER CONVENTION APPEARANCE EVER of elusive American/Canadian actor Louis Del Grande, the man most famously known to horror fans as the “First Scanner” whose head erupts in a shocking blast of blood and bone in David Cronenberg’s 1981 […] Continue reading →


A NAKED AMERICAN MAN IS ABOUT TO STEAL YOUR BALLOONS… Get ready to bark at the moon, Toronto! HORROR-RAMA – Toronto’s ONLY straight-up HORROR and CULT MOVIE culture convention – is coming back with a VENGEANCE for its FIFTH and FREAKIEST year! And hey…the AMERICAN WEREWOLF himself is joining us! DAVID NAUGHTON, who – among […] Continue reading →