The weekend? August 26 - 28, 2016
The challenge? To make a film in only 48 hours!
Filmmakers from all over the Chicago, IL 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.
In preparation for this year's Film Weekend, we are hosting a 'Meet-n-Greet' on Sunday, July 31st at the Music Box Lounge, which adjoins tis year's screening venue, the Music Box Theater!
The 'Meet-n-Greet' is an informal way for filmmakers, team leaders, industry professionals and people looking to get involved in this year's Film Project to network and exchange information!
Please mark your calenders to attend, and RSVP here so we know you're coming!
Here are some of the teams that will be making a short film for Chicago in only 48 hours.