Established by MooDude Films CEO / Producer / Director / Michael J. Hein in 2001. The NYCHFF is a four day long event that takes place each November at venues throughout New York City. The NYCHFF has grown to be a world recognized event, with industry, filmmakers, and press attention from around the globe.The Hein Family is committed to keeping the festival alive in memory of the truly missed and loved founder Michael J Hein.

The festival is competitive, screening approximately 50-60 films each year.

Awards are given in the following categories:

Best Director

Best Horror Feature Film

Best SCI-FI Feature Film

Best Short Film

Best Unproduced Short

Best Screen Play

Best Special Effects

Best Cinematography

Best Unproduced Feature

Best Sound Design

Best Actor

Best Actress

Audience Choice

Lifetime Achievement Award


NYC Horror Film Festival
PO Box 8582
86 Broadway
Woodcliff Lake, NJ 07677




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