Charlotte, North Carolina August 12 - 14, 2016

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 12 - 14, 2016

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

Filmmakers from all over the Charlotte, NC 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: $160 USD/team ends Tue, Aug 2
  • Late: $175 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 12
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Premiere Screenings

Tickets: $$10 USD PURCHASE
August 26th @ 6:35PM - 9:00PM
Booth Playhouse

Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 12, 2016 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 14, 2016
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Participating Teams

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

  • Baker's Dozen Films Christopher Baker
  • Does Speling Count? Kyle Riggs
  • Dusty Buzzard Aaron Seelbinder
  • Entercainment Productions Criss Cain
  • Film Dojo Ernest Eich
  • Firmament/Redacted Films Timothy De Witt
  • FJP Films Fred Forte Jr
  • Green PAX Ken Randall
  • Milwaukee's Best Anthony Bickler
  • Mingo Studio 72 Keema Mingo
  • Montalto Bryan Holt
  • Murder of fools Luci Wilson
  • Rogue Taurus Paul Porter
  • Scarykind Mark Borja
  • Stationary Hobo Productions Kevin PATTERSON
  • Studio GreyBlue Tom Moody
  • The Art Institute of Charlotte Scott Sonnenberg
  • The Cashew Gallery Jacob Wishnek
  • The Queen's Miscreants Carey Head
  • Unstoppable Failure AJ Schraeder
  • Wolf359 Productions James Cotton

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