Cincinnati, Ohio June 1 - 3, 2018

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? June 1 - 3, 2018

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

Filmmakers from all over the Cincinnati, OH 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

  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, May 22
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Jun 1
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Kickoff Event

Fri, Jun 1, 2018 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Jun 3, 2018
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Premiere Screenings

Group A: Tue, Jun 12, 2018 @ 7:00pm
Group B: Tue, Jun 12, 2018 @ 9:30pm
Esquire Theatre
320 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati OH 45220

Best Of Screening

Thu, Jun 28, 2018 @ 7:00pm
Esquire Theatre
320 Ludlow Ave, Cincinnati OH 45220

Wrap Party

Thu, Jun 28, 2018 @ 9:00pm

Participating Teams

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

  • B3C2 Keisa Carroll
  • B3C3 Vernard Fields
  • Bad Mime Irina Enevska
  • DPMT7 contact dpmt7
  • Happy Medium Productions Christopher Keeney
  • HerbertBrothers.com Joe Herbert
  • JustAskHer Productions Rebecca Colvin
  • Local Favorite Productions Mark Borison
  • Pheel Good Films Mark Motz
  • Pulkit Verma Productions Pulkit Verma
  • StandUpSitting Makailah Lang
  • Strong Brothers Doug Strong
  • The Atlas Tattoo & Piercing Company R Zoe Judd
  • The Reel Deal Justin Inman
  • Transit Films Dave Herbert
  • Whatevs Crystal Ash
  • Wicker Chair Cinematic B3C Vernard Fields
  • paulmaxwell.inc Paul Maxwell

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