Dead In Decatur Film Festival

The 2019 Dead in Decatur International Film Festival will be hosted by the Decatur Area Arts Council in conjunction with

November 1st       6:00 pm – 12:00 am
November 2nd    12:00 pm – 12:00 am

This year’s festival will take place in the Madden Arts Center (125 N. Water St) in Decatur, Illinois – located in one of the most notoriously haunted downtown areas in the United States.


  • $20 weekend pass before November 1st
  • $25 Weekend pass after November 1st
  • $20 Weekend streaming pass
  • $15 one day pass for Saturday November 2nd
  • $10 one day pass for Friday November 1st

Submissions closed June 30th, 2019. Selected filmmakers will be notified September 13.

Purchase your tickets through the Arts council HERE.