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"This festival is going to explode in the next few years-get in on it while you can"


"Mixes its unique small town setting with some of the most highly anticipated horror"


"Dedicated to scouting out the next generation of horror talent"


"A smorgasbord of horror goodness"


"One of the most prestigious & anticipated horror film festivals of the year"

"The Telluride Horror Show is paradise for horror fans. You get to watch an incredible slate of short and feature films and hang out with horror filmmakers and writers all while in the middle of the Rocky Mountains, one of the most beautiful places on earth. Every horror fan should book this trip.”
-Paul Tremblay, Guest Author (A Head Full of Ghosts, The Cabin at the End of the World)

"Want a killer time at a film festival? Then we recommend you check out this year’s Telluride Horror Show.”
-Entertainment Weekly

“Telluride Horror Show stands apart from similar festivals because Telluride is such an extraordinarily beautiful space to watch horror movies, and because the team behind the festival is so close-knit and passionate. And in between movies you can hike in one of the prettiest places on Earth. Not many film festivals can boast that.” 
-Meredith Borders, Managing Editor, Fangoria

"Telluride Horror Show is one of the best damn weekends of the year and one of the best niche community events in Colorado. It’s worshiped like a holiday.”
-303 Magazine

"...Telluride Horror Show was an absolute blast in a gorgeous location that is ideally suited for a horror festival. If you have the chance to go, make it happen. I promise you that you won’t regret it."
-Jonathan Barkan, Dread Central

"Telluride Horror Show is a unique, one-of-a-kind film fest that every horror fan should experience at least once in their lives." -Horror Geek Life

"If somebody asked me, 'Should I go to Telluride Horror Show?' I would say, 'Go. Now. Don't hesitate. It's one of the best festivals in the country!'" - Jeremy Robert Johnson, Guest Author (Skullcrack City, Entropy in Bloom)

"This horror film festival has quickly become one of, if not THE, horror destination for fans and filmmakers worldwide. This was their 8th year in existence, and having been in attendance for the past two years consecutively, I can safely say that this is the place to be in October. I was able to catch nine films over the course of three days, and I’m shocked to report that there was not one bad film I can recall. Having been to my fair share of horror film festivals, this is high praise."
-Kvlt of Brewtality

"...this three-day horror film festival should be on every to-do list for those who crave slasher flicks, creature features and all things frightening." -303 Magazine

"...the Telluride Horror Show was one of the best film festival experiences I’ve had in my life. The films the team at this festival were able to pull together made for one of the most satisfying film lineups around.” -Matt Storc, Horror Society

"I’ve said it before, I’ll say it again: 'The second weekend of October is my favorite weekend of the year.' This is the weekend of the Telluride Horror Show! Set against a gorgeous backdrop of tree-lined, snow-covered mountaintops, the Telluride Horror Show has quickly cemented itself as one of the country’s best horror film festivals." -Who Goes There Podcast

"Kinky thrills are provided knowing that nestled deep within the humbling, operatic grandeur that is Telluride, horrific, taboo-smashing entertainments of every sort are unspooling across screens in front of the wide eyes of bolder cinema fans seeking to be scared. There's no other dichotomy like this at work in any other horror festival I've attended or am aware of. It's a thing of twisted beauty.” -Chris Alexander, Fangoria Magazine

"There have been a plethora of horror film festivals popping up over the last 6 or 7 years, but standing alone atop them all is the Telluride Horror Show in Telluride, Colorado. The festival has quickly become the premiere destination for the very finest independent horror films that the genre has to offer." -Modern Horrors

"The Telluride Horror Show stands out, and for good reason. It's been host to a slew of the greatest indie-horror films of the last half decade."

"Telluride Horror Show is known for its tremendous shorts programming, and the fans certainly come out for it."

"If you're going to enjoy a horror film festival, there is no better way than Telluride's Horror Show."-Playback

“The festival was very well organized, and the response from the audiences at the screenings was a wonderful experience. Telluride itself was absolutely beautiful, and the organizers treated us extremely well. We can't wait until next year's festival.” -Tom Holland, Guest Director (Fright Night, Child's Play)

"Telluride Horror Show needs to be on every horror movie fan's bucket list." -Web Wombat

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