Last weekend, The Cary Theater hosted the 8th annual Zombiepalooza, which featured a zombie short film competition and costume contest. Short films were screened from North Carolina filmmakers of all experience levels. 2023 Award Winners Best Zombie Short Film Dead Delivery Directed by Jordan Pollard People’s Choice Award The Cupcake Killer Directed by Kyle Jones […]
Organize Before They Rise! The Cary Theater is accepting submissions for Zombiepalooza, the 8th annual zombie short film competition that takes place October 20, 2023, in downtown Cary, N.C. Short films submissions are open to North Carolina filmmakers and residents. Films must be 5 minutes or less in length, and family friendly (films will be […]
Zombiepalooza is an annual zombie short film competition that takes place October 28, 2022 at The Cary Theater in downtown Cary, N.C. Short films must be 5 minutes or less in length and include the use of a to be determined prop in the finished film. Filmmakers of all ages and skill levels are encouraged […]
Calling All Goblins & Ghouls Enter Our Zombiepalooza Costume ContestThis year’s Zombiepalooza will take place in-theater at The Cary and include our annual costume competition. All Halloween costumes welcome, you don’t have to be a zombie. Top 3 win great prizes from our sponsors. Join us at the theater and enter Zombiepalooza’s All-Ages Costume Contest. […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Cary Theater Seeks Locally Produced Short Films CARY, N.C. – Organize before they rise! The Cary Theater today announced a call-for-entries for locally produced short films to compete at Zombiepalooza 2021. The 6th annual Zombiepalooza is the Town of Cary’s zombie-themed screening party featuring locally produced short films. Individuals or groups […]
Calling All Goblins & GhoulsEnter Our Zombiepalooza Costume Contest During Halloween SeasonSince this year’s Zombiepalooza films will screen virtually, we won’t be able to gather in-person. Our annual costume competition WILL still take place over social media! Enter Zombiepalooza’s All-Ages Costume Contest anytime now through Halloween.Simply share a selfie of yourself or your little ones on […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: The Cary Theater Seeks Locally Produced Short Films October 14 deadline for film submissions.All submissions must include use of a toilet paper roll in the finished film.Zombiepalooza 2020 will take place Friday, October 23, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.CARY, N.C. – Organize before they rise! The Cary Theater today announced a call-for-entries for […]
The Town of Cary’s zombie-themed downtown block party will take place October 25 at The Cary Theater. The fourth annual Zombiepalooza features 12 locally produced short films shown on a giant outdoor screen in front of the theater. Attendees are encouraged to dress as a favorite zombie or horror film character, with prizes for best films and costumes.
The Cary Theater today announced a call-for-entries for locally produced 1-to-5 minute short films to compete at Zombiepalooza on Oct. 25, 2019. The 4th annual Zombiepalooza is the Town of Cary’s zombie-themed downtown outdoor block party featuring locally produced short films. Individuals and groups are encouraged to participate. Films are due by October 4.