TAUPO HALLOWEEN FILM FESTIVAL
HORROR-COMEDY SHORT FILMS
Taupō's 4th biennial celebration of all things horror/comedy. Bringing the best short horror comedy films from local and international film-makers. It's a night filled with more thrills than you can poke a stick at. And if you can brave the haunted walk, making it into the cinema your night has only just begun.
Time & Place
7:30pm - 31st October - Starlight Cinema Taupo
With a focus on 'Horror Comedy', we will have lined up a mix of frightening and hilarious short films for you to sink your fangs into.
With films from local and international film-makers you'll to be on the edge of your seat or wetting your pants.
Dress up (Costume Competition)
Come to the cinema dressed as your favourite Halloween character to win spot prizes and one lucky costume wearer will take away the coveted "best dressed" prize at the end of the night.
Award Winners - 2021
BEST FILM (Best Direction, Best Story) - The Incident
RUNNER-UP (Best Cinematography, Best Production Design) - Be Quiet
BEST INTERNATIONAL HORROR COMEDY - The Face Crusher
BEST STUDENT FILM - Dear
BEST EDITING - Bad Trip
BEST TWIST - Hitch
Don't Let Her In
The Stitch Up
The New Kid
Hell in a Handbasket