The George A. Romero Pioneer Award

George A. Romero was a pioneer. In honor of George and his legacy, the GARF is pleased to present the George A. Romero Pioneer Award. Each year, the GARF will recognize pioneers in independent film and the horror genre both past and present. Specifically, the GARF will recognize the architects of independent film and horror as well those who are currently pushing the boundaries of filmmaking and storytelling. Recipients will be honored at an annual award ceremony and permanently featured on the GARF’s website.