Now in its 24th year, Nevermore Film Festival is a juried competition festival that programs brand-new feature and short films with an emphasis on horror, science fiction, dark fantasy, animation, and mystery/thrillers from around the world. Named a “Top 100 Film Festival” by FilmFreeway and “One of the Best Horror Film Festivals in the World” by Dread Central, Nevermore has screened more than 1000 films since its creation in 1999. It has gained an international reputation as one of the premiere genre festivals in the USA.

This year’s festival will be hosted in-person and online.

This year’s Nevermore Film Festival will be hosted in-person and online. The physical festival will take place February 24-26. Starting Friday, February 3 at 10:00 am, tickets for the physical festival can be purchased online or at our box office. Individual tickets are $13.05 and 10-passes are $105.

View 24th Nevermore Film Festival film guide.

This year’s Nevermore Film Festival will be hosted in-person and online. The virtual festival will take place February 24-March 2. Pre-orders start Friday, January 27 at 10:00 am.

Buy virtual Ticket               Buy virtual ACCESS pass


Frequently Asked Questions

The virtual festival is February 24-March 2.

For the virtual festival, an individual film is $10.75 and a Virtual Pass is $85.51.

Tickets can be purchased on the individual film pages. Virtual passes can be purchased here.

Viewers will have seven days to start watching. Once you start watching a film, you’ll have 10 days to finish watching.

The Nevermore Film Festival is available for streaming in NC, SC, VA, TN, OH, KY, and PA.

Due to our agreements with distributors, the following feature films playing in the physical festival are NOT available for virtual streaming and not included in the Virtual Pass: Cult Hero, Follow Her, The Ones You Didn’t Burn, Smoking Causes Coughing, and Mount CHIAK.

Please visit Eventive’s website to learn how to best optimize your streaming experience.

Thank You To Our Sponsors

And Community Partners

Programming Chair
Stacey Bell

Social Media Committee Co-Chairs
Ronnie Rozbox
Chuck Wheeler

Nevermore Programming Jury
Stacey Bell
Khuwailah (Cookie) Beyah
Amanda Bouma
Justin Blanchard
Dustin Britt
Taylor Bunch
Derek Easley
Cristie Glasheen
Amanda Henry
Caitlin Herguth
Tracy Holt
Jess Lawing
Marc Lee
John McHugh
Kim McHugh
Allison Rackley Moore
Allie Mullin
Melvin Pena
Ronnie Rozbox
Craig Scherer
Melissa Scherer
Basie Settle
Marq Singer
Wendy Webber
Chuck Wheeler