Shriekfest Film Festival will screen the U.S PREMIERE of PORTAL, Starring Ryan Merriman (Final Destination 3, Pretty Little Liars), Jamie Tisdale (From Dusk Till Dawn: The series), Myk Watford (True Detectives, The Kitchen), Najarra Townsend(Contracted), Reynaldo Zavarce (Hotel Du Loone), and Heather Langenkamp (Nightmare on Elm street series).
Directed by Dean Alioto, Written by Peter Dukes and Dean Alioto
PORTAL is an original fun supernatural horror film with an amazing cast featuring scream queen Heather Langenkamp (The Nightmare on Elm Street franchise).
When an ambitious ghost hunter performs a risky ritual, opening a portal to “the other side”, he and his team quickly find themselves way in over their heads in a fight for survival against an ancient demonic force.
The annual Los Angeles competition will kick off with an opening night gala September 26
Watch the trailer for Portal below –
In addition to 10 features, the festival will also screen more than 35 outstanding and diverse international short films, covering just about every aspect of horror, sci-fi, and fantasy.
The Shriekfest Film Festival runs September 26-29, 2019. An opening night party will take place at Boardners/Bar Sinister in Hollywood; the rest of the festival will be at the iconic Raleigh Studios on Melrose Ave.
Shriekfest, now in its 19th year, was created in July 2001 by Denise Gossett and has grown into the longest-running and one of the largest horror and sci-fi film festivals in the country.