Columbus, Ohio July 29 - 31, 2016

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? July 29 - 31, 2016

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

Filmmakers from all over the Columbus, 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 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

  • Early Bird: $140 USD/team ends Tue, Jul 5
  • Regular: $160 USD/team ends Tue, Jul 19
  • Late: $175 USD/team ends Fri, Jul 29
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Dropoff Event

Sun, Jul 31, 2016 @ 5:00pm - 8:00pm
by 7:30pm to be on-time
Gateway Film Center
South Campus Gateway, 1550 North High Street, Columbus 43201

Premiere Screenings

Tickets: $10.00 USD PURCHASE
Group A: Mon, Aug 8, 2016 @ 6:30pm
Group B: Mon, Aug 8, 2016 @ 8:30pm
Group C: Tue, Aug 9, 2016 @ 6:30pm
Gateway Film Center
South Campus Gateway, 1550 North High Street, Columbus 43201

Participating Teams

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

  • Plastic Horses Gregory Pruden
  • Static Copy Island Shane Stefanchik
  • The Suspects Alex David Caperton

Films from Previous Years

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