The Phoenix Film Festival and International Horror and Sci-Fi Festival kicks off on April 3rd, with the 8-day festival screening Oculus, The Sacrament, Cujo, and more. If you're interested in attending, we have more details on the festival and an opportunity for Daily Dead readers to win a pair of tickets. 

Event Details: Taking place from April 3rd through April 10th, the festival will be held on seven screens at the Harkins Scottsdale 101 (7000 E. Mayo BLVD, Phoenix, AZ 85054).

"The Phoenix Film Festival and International Horror and Sci-Fi Festival annually screens over 150 films, holds amazing parties and provides filmmaking seminars to capacity audiences. Over 25,000 attendees enjoy the 8 day festival. The International Horror and Sci-Fi festival has something for every genre taste. From short to feature length film selections, come experience the festival in company of people who love film.

Guests scheduled include the wonderful Dee Wallace from “Cujo”. The talented Ti West director of “House of the Devil”, “The Innkeepers” and his new film “The Sacrament” screening at the festival. Also the creative crew from the upcoming horror film “Oculus” which is also screening at the festival."

Feature Films:

  • Cujo (Lewis Teague) with Dee Wallace in Attendance
  • Discopath (Renaud Gauthier)
  • LFO the Movie (Antonio Tublen)
  • The Machine (Caradog W. James)
  • Oculus (Mike Flanagan) with Mike Flanagan and Jason Blum in Attendance
  • Proxy (Zack Parker)
  • Queen of Blood (Chris Alexander)
  • The Sacrament (Ti West) with Ti West in Attendance
  • Savaged (Michael S. Ojeda)
  • Why Don't You Play In Hell (Shion Sono)
  • Witching and Bitching (Alex de la Iglesia)

Ticket prices range from $13 for single tickets to $300 for a platinum pass. More film and ticket information can be found at

Prize Details: We are giving (1) Daily Dead reader (2) "Flex Passes". A "Flex Pass" includes four Individual Screening tickets to any four films (excluding the Opening and Closing Nights).

How to Enter: For a chance to win, simply email with the subject “International Horror / Sci-Fi Tickets” and your mailing address.

Contest Terms: The contest will end at 12:01 am on Thursday, April 3rd. This contest is only open to those who are eighteen years of age or older that live in the United States. Only one entry per household will be accepted.