Award Winners for the 2016 H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival, Portland, OR

2016 Awards. Photo © Darren Eskandari.

2016 Award Winners

Best Feature Film: Dead Tongues - Roberto Drilea and Brianna Dorn

Best Short Film: "When Susurrus Stirs" - Anthony Cousins

Best Adaptation: "Hypnos" - Juho Aittanen

Best Screenplay: "Among Us" - Arturo Portillo

Audience Choice: "The Call of Charlie" - Nick Spooner

Pickman's Apprentice: "Nightgaunts over Antarctica" - Nick Gucker

Lovecraft Under the Gun: "The Bone Garden" - team Amelus

This year, we unveiled the new Official H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival Award statue, sculpted by Joe Broers, especially for us.


Congratulations to all of this year's winners! With 7 Feature Films and 38 Short Films eligible for awards, the jury had some hard choices to make! Special Thanks to John Shirley for being a Guest Judge on our jury.