The 2018 Awards Roundup

Congratulations to all the 2018 H. P. Lovecraft Film Festival Award Winners! With so many amazing films, choosing the winners was a difficult process


Categories and winning films are:


Best Feature: Hammer of the Gods by Nick Szostakiwskyj & Cameron Tremblay

Best Short Film: "Young Liars" by Adam Christy

Best Adaptation: "The House of the Seven Gables" by Ben Wickey

Best Screenplay: "You and Me and Dagon Makes Three" by Mack W. Mani

Audience Choice: "The Music of John Low" by Marko Kattilakoski

*Lovecraft Under the Gun: "Bestill the Fabric" by team Amor Artisanant

**Pickman's Apprentice: "Zoogs in a Tiki Bar" by Lee Moyer


*Lovecraft Under the Gun is a 72 hour film competition. Teams have 3 days to make a short film from scratch, using a line of dialogue and a prop that are revealed when they register. The audience chooses the winner based on technical merit, creativity, and how well they used the prop and line of dialogue.

**Pickman's Apprentive is a live drawing competition. Artists have 90 minutes to create an original piece based on a Lovecraftian monster, location, and action. The finished works are sold by silent auction. The proceeds are being donated to relief efforts after the devastation of Hurricane Florence.