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Chicago Horror Film Festival Returns for a Thrilling Halloween Weekend of Chills and Scares

Chicago Horror Film Festival 2023

Chicago Film Festival Unleashes a Haunting Halloween Extravaganza this Fall in October!

Chicago, Illinois Sep 20, 2023 (Issuewire.com) – Get ready to celebrate Halloween in spine-tingling style as the much-anticipated 2023 Chicago Horror Film Festival returns for a weekend of hair-raising excitement on Saturday, October 21st, and Sunday, October 22nd. Hosted at the renowned Facets Theater, located at 1517 W Fullerton Ave, Chicago, IL 60614, this year’s festival promises to be an unparalleled celebration of indie horror cinema, showcasing 155 ghoulishly thrilling films from both local talent and international fright-masters.

CJ Vecchio, the award-winning horror director/filmmaker hailing from the Windy City, takes the reins as this year’s festival director. With a passion for the macabre and a unique vision for the genre, Vecchio is set to curate an unforgettable Halloween experience for horror enthusiasts and cinephiles alike.

This year’s Halloween-themed festival is set to be a spine-chilling extravaganza, featuring:

  • Three Screens of Terror: Explore a nightmarish realm with three screens simultaneously showing the best in indie horror, ensuring there’s no shortage of thrills and chills.

  • International Frights: Prepare to be terrified by a selection of the most bone-chilling films not just from Chicago but from all corners of the globe. The festival promises to deliver a diverse range of horror experiences, making it the ultimate Halloween destination.

  • Costume Contest: Embrace your inner monster or horror icon and take part in the festival’s Halloween costume contest for a chance to win ghastly prizes.

  • After Parties: Keep the Halloween spirit alive with after-parties that promise to be as hair-raising as the films themselves. Mingle with fellow Halloween and horror aficionados and discuss your favorite scares.

Don’t miss out on this electrifying Halloween event that celebrates the art of horror filmmaking and provides a thrilling something to do for Halloween weekend. Whether you’re a die-hard Halloween enthusiast, a horror fan, or just looking for a frightfully good time, the 2023 Chicago Horror Film Festival has something spine-tingling for everyone.

For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.chicagohorrorfilmfest.com.

About the Chicago Horror Film Festival: The Chicago Horror Film Festival is a platform dedicated to showcasing the best in indie horror cinema. With a rich history of promoting local and international talent, the festival aims to provide a platform for emerging and established horror filmmakers to share their passion for the genre.

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