Cape Town, South Africa 31 August - 2 September 2018

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? 31 August - 2 September 2018

The challenge? To make a film in only 48 hours!

Filmmakers from all over the Cape Town, ZA area will compete to see who can make the best short film in only 48 hours. The winning film will go up against films from around the world at Filmapalooza 2019 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2019 Short Film Corner.


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Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: R1000 ZAR/team ends Fri, 13 Jul
  • Regular: R1200 ZAR/team ends Tue, 21 Aug
  • Late: R1300 ZAR/team ends Fri, 31 Aug
Register Your Team Now!

Kickoff Event

Fri, 31 Aug 2018 @ 18:00 - 19:00

Dropoff Event

Sun, 2 Sep 2018
by 19:30 to be on-time

Premiere Screenings

Sat, 8 Sep 2018 @ 14:00 - 20:00
Ster-kinekor

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