Cape Town, South Africa 19 - 21 August 2016

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? 19 - 21 August 2016

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 2017 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2017, Court Métrage.


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Registration Fees

  • Regular: R1200 ZAR/team ends Fri, 19 Aug
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Premiere Screenings

Tickets: R50 ZAR PURCHASE
27 & 28 August @ TBC
Ster Kinekor Nouveau
Kermanshah, Iran

Kickoff Event

Fri, 19 Aug 2016 @ 18:00 - 19:00

Dropoff Event

Sun, 21 Aug 2016
by 19:30 to be on-time

Participating Teams

Here are some of the teams that will be making a short film for Cape Town in only 48 hours.

  • 42 Productions Hewan McCann
  • Artificial Reality Dylan Thomson
  • BLUE Monde Kawana
  • Illusion Institution Arno Daiber
  • SAE Institute Team 1 Bryce Hepburn
  • SAE Institute Team 2 Dylan Ford
  • Storm productions Shaakirah Damon
  • Students Media Village Lara van der Walt
  • The Grand Booty-Pest Hotels Elizabeth Carter
  • The Torches Declan Manca
  • Triggerfishes Anthony Silverston
  • Trilogy Deryck Broom
  • TwentySomethings Thea Small
  • Whytewood Aidan Whytock

Films from Previous Years

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