The first ever Salty Horror International Film Festival, Utah’s first ever film festival for horror and sci-fi/horror, wrapped on Sunday November 7, 2010. Deadderrickreviews did a great review of the festival but here are the top winners.
The Demon Chaser challenge (created by Brian Higgins) was a challenge to create a short horror film with four rules:
1. It had to contain salt in it!
2. It had to be completed within 36 hours of being challenged!
3. The films had to run exactly 6 minutes 66 seconds (so 7 minutes and 6 seconds).
4. You had to have fun!
The winners of the Demon Chaser challenge:
Best Kill: AMENDMENT
Best Acting: EXHIBIT A
Best Make-Up/Effects: AMENDMENT
Best Writing: BABY
Best Scream Queen: THE THING FROM THE CELLAR
Best Cinematography: AMENDMENT
Best Directing: AMENDMENT
Audience Choice: THE THING FROM THE CELLAR
Best Film: THE THING FROM THE CELLAR
Demon Award: AMENDMENT
The awards ceremony for the entire Salty Horror International Film Festival 2010!
Best Cinematography: THE MAZE
Best Sound: EVIL THINGS
Best Screenplay (Short Film): REVENGE SMELLS LIKE PEPPERMINT
Best Effects: EL MONSTRO DEL MAR
Best Make-Up: AAAH! ZOMBIES!
Best Editing: EVIL THINGS
Best Short Film (more than 50k): PARANORMAL DRUG DEALER
Best Kill: EL MONSTRO DEL MAR
Best Film (more than 50k): THE MAZE
Best Score: WEREWOLF FEVER
Best Writing: AAAH! ZOMBIES!
Best Actress: EL MONSTRO DEL MAR
Best Actor: AAAH! ZOMBIES!
Best Short Film (less than 50k): A TASTE OF LOVE
Best Directing: AAAH! ZOMBIES!
Best Film (less than 50k): AAAH! ZOMBIES!
Audience Favorite Short Film: HORROR OF OUR LOVE
Audience Favorite Film: GROUND ZERO
Head on over to deadderrickreviews for a rundown of the festival.