OTTUMWA, Iowa - Prescribed Films, an independent film group based out of Ottumwa, Iowa, presents Halloweenapalooza 2016, their seventh annual horror film festival and celebration. Halloweenapalooza is Iowa’s only horror film showcase--created by horror filmmakers for horror fans. The event will be held on Oct. 1 at the historic and haunted Hotel Ottumwa. In addition to the film festival, the event will feature vendors, celebrity appearances, zombie walk, costume contests, live music, showing of “Rocky Horror Picture Show” and much more.

Submissions for short and feature films are now being accepted until Aug. 20 at Tickets, including special VIP packages, are on sale now at More information will be added as it becomes available at


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