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Portland Horror Film Festival 2024


Horror Triple Threat! GHOST GAME w/director Jill Gevargizian (The Stylist), a full block of short horror films, and late night VHS horror HIDING HENRY w/local director Sean Whiteman (World Premiere!).

Part of the 9th Annual Portland Horror Film Festival™ taking place June 5-9th, screening in-person at the Hollywood Theatre and The Clinton Street Theater. With over 65 short and feature films from 16 countries, including films by women, BIPOC, and queer directors, this is a diverse and inclusive lineup of the best independent horror films. Films are different at each show. Be sure to get a full festival pass if you want to see everything!

Go HERE to get the Full Festival pass including Sat/Sun shows at the Clinton Street Theater! (link to the full festival pass item)

For the complete schedule and film information visit the festival website

Short Films
This carefully curated selection of horror short films from local and international filmmakers will cut you to your core and launch you screaming into the weekend! Q&A with attending filmmakers follows.

Feature: Ghost Game (US) - West Coast Premiere
Participating in an internet challenge that requires breaking into homes and living undetected alongside the residents, a thrill-seeking couple target an infamous haunted house and endure a series of chilling incidents, as they witness a family descending into madness. Starring Kia Dorsey, Zaen Haidar, Michael C. Williams, Emily Bennett, Vienna Maas. Followed by Q&A with Director Jill Gevargizian (The Stylist).

Feature: Hiding Henry (US) - World Premiere
Hiding Henry was the very best at hide and go seek. Then, one day in the 90’s, he was never found again. Thirty years later…   A Vhs Movie About The Homes We Keep Hidden Inside Ourselves And Those Who Keep Themselves Hidden Inside Our Homes. Introduction with Director Sean Whiteman.


This ticket is for the IN Theater screening only.

*This is a horror film festival. While the films are unrated, some are the equivalent of an R rating and may include violence, sexuality, nudity, and gore. Minors should be accompanied by an adult.
Genre: Horror
Format: DCP

In general, the Hollywood Theatre does not provide content advisories about the subject matter shown in our theatre. Films exhibited don’t necessarily reflect the views of the Hollywood Theatre. Information about content and age-appropriateness for specific films can be found on Common Sense Media and