Winners in all categories will receive a truly one-of-a-kind "Lizzie" trophy. Each trophy is hand-painted ensuring that no two Lizzies are exactly alike.

ALL Finalists will receive 2 full VIP passes to the opening night party and all screenings, workshops, and panels.

ALL feature screenplay Finalists will receive a scheduled 1-on-1 with acclaimed horror producer, Marianne Maddalena (Scream, The Hills Have Eyes, Red Eye).

ALL short screenplay Finalists will receive a live reading of their script by professional actors at the Women in Horror Film Festival.

The winner of Best Short Screenplay and the winner of Best Feature Screenplay will receive a free listing with InkTip.

More prizes for 2018 TBA!


"Lizzie" Award Categories:

Best Feature 

Indie Spirit Award 

Best International Short 

Best Student Short 

Best Comedy Short 

Best Micro-Short 

Best Horror Short 

Best Southeastern Short 

Audience Choice Award 

Best Thriller Short 

Best Trailer

Best Director 

Best Cinematography 

Best Writing 

Best Original Score 

Best Special FX 

Best Production Design 

Best Editing 

Best Actress 

Best Short Screenplay 

Best Feature Screenplay 

Horror Writer of the Year 

Plus a few extra special awards, to be revealed!