Denver, Colorado August 4 - 6, 2017

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 4 - 6, 2017

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

Filmmakers from all over the Denver, CO 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 2018 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2018, Court Métrage.


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Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: $148 USD/team ends Mon, Jul 10
  • Regular: $178 USD/team ends Tue, Jul 25
  • Late: $198 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 4
Register Your Team Now!

Meet & Greet 1 - Filmmaker Playdate

Wed, Jun 7, 2017 @ 5:30pm
Sie FilmCenter
2510 East Colfax Avenue, Denver 80206

Join us over a cocktail in Henderson's Lounge at the Sie FilmCenter to talk shop. We can work to help you build your team/find a team, answer questions, talk tech/rules, and generally get this fabulous 2017 Denver 48 Hour Film Project going! 5:30pm-7:00pm - The Sie FilmCenter (2510 E Colfax Ave).

Meet & Greet 2 - Early Bird is ENDING!

Mon, Jul 10, 2017 @ 5:30pm
Sie FilmCenter
2510 East Colfax Avenue, Denver 80206

Join us over a cocktail in Henderson's Lounge at the Sie FilmCenter to talk shop. We can work to help you build your team/find a team, answer questions, talk tech/rules, and you moving ahead toward out filming weekend. 5:30pm-7:00pm - The Sie FilmCenter (2510 E Colfax Ave).

Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 4, 2017 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 6, 2017
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Premiere Screenings

Sun, Aug 13, 2017
Sie FilmCenter
2510 East Colfax Avenue, Denver 80206

Participating Teams

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

  • Chilled Monkey Brains Derek Herman
  • Cook St. Productions Justin Tyrrell
  • Nebulus Visions Multimedia Bradley Haag
  • No Zombies Productions Brett Paul
  • Oy Vey/Mikrolab Productions Nancy Fingerhood
  • Ruff Ruff Dog Productions susan lyles
  • Team TKLOTS Kevin Downing
  • Ugly Mutt Entertainment Mark Pekari

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