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By 11 February, 2016 No Comments

Join FREAKO the clown as he celebrates 11 years terrifying masses of horror fans both far and wide. The FREAK SHOW Horror Film Festival welcomes you to indulge your freakish viewing appetite. The carnival of film scares opens to the public on Friday October 21, 2016 through Sunday October 23, 2016.

This year the sideshow freaks invades Orlando’s Premiere Cinemas 14 located inside the Fashion Square Mall, 3201 E Colonial Dr, Orlando, FL 32803.

Fans of the festival will be excited to see their favorite sideshow clown, FREAKO wearing a new sinister grin this year. All in part to a newly launched re-brand initiative put forth by the event’s Marketing Director, Graven RavenWolf. “We are continually looking to move the brand into a larger market of visibility,” he states.The change brings forth not only a new design for FREAKO but also includes the company name brand itself. FREAKO The Clown has been the iconic mascot of the show since the festival’s early days.

Created by Founder/ Executive Director Robert J. Massetti and initially conceptualized by Artist/Festival Director Matt Reynolds. The chaotic clown has shown us many faces throughout the years. This new one is expected to ignite fans and newcomers of the show for years to come!

Come one, come all! Be part of one of the greatest horror festivals around! Yes, Filmmakers we are calling for entries! You still have time to submit your film to the FREAK SHOW. The Regular Deadline for entries is April 15, 2016 with discounted submission fees. For official rules please visit our website at www.freakshowfilmfest.com.

About the FREAK SHOW Horror Film Festival

Now in its 11th year, this international horror genre film festival is the brainchild of FEAR FILM Studios Owner Robert J. Massetti. As a veteran of the industry, Robert wanted to make a festival that celebrates independent horror by giving the artist a forum to show his or her films. This 3 day showcase highlights the most talented filmmakers around the world. Its primary focus is to help filmmakers reach their true creative potential by opening up networking and visibility across the industry. The Festival screens at the PREMIERE CINEMAS 14 near the heart of Downtown Orlando, Florida. Select filmmakers compete for the coveted “FREAKY” Award. Vying for outstanding achievement in 8 different categories.