Best Horror Feature Film: Nailbiter
Best SciFi Feature Film: Found in Time
Best Thriller Feature Film: It's in the Blood
Best Super Short Film: The Sleepover
Best Horror Short Film: Blackout
Best SciFi Short Film: A Light in the Darkness
Best Horror Feature Screenplay: Nevermore
Best SciFi Feature Screenplay: When the Sleeper Wakes
Best Short Screenplay: The Last Rung
Best Original Song: Push 'em Down
Screenplay that passes The Bechdel Test: With Child
Denise Gossett is the founder and CEO of Shriekfest, which is in its 12th year. Gossett moved to Los Angeles from Orlando, FL. Denise has been in the entertainment business for more than 20 years primarily as an actress. She can be seen in the latest Mel Gibson movie "How I Spent My Summer Vacation", "The Last Ride" with Dennis Hopper and on such tv shows as "The Office", "The New Adventures of Old Christine", "Samantha Who?", "Veronica Mars","Fashion House", "Believers Among Us", "Superboy","
Denise has also had lead roles in many feature films. Denise started this film festival after starring in the horror film "Chain of Souls". She can also be seen in the SciFi film "Decaying Orbit" and the horror films "La Llorona", "Carnies", "M", "Fright Club, and in the upcoming "The Cellar Door 2: Preymate."