Edinburgh, United Kingdom 20 - 22 May 2016

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? 20 - 22 May 2016

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

Filmmakers from all over the Edinburgh, GB 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.

2016 Grand Prize

This year we’re thrilled to announce that for the first time ever, TWO people on the winning team AND also the winner of Best Director will all win free airfare and accommodation to attend Filmapalooza.


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Participating Teams

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

  • Bath Street Kids Lorraine McCann
  • Beyond Studios Gavin Laing
  • Big Ed's Gas Farm Pab Roberts
  • Bloodshot Gilchrist Muir
  • Caffeinated Productions Rebecca Sharp
  • Caffeine Fuelled Productions Marii Stoltsen
  • Dalry Open Film Aonghus Mitchell
  • Devil Cat James Murray
  • Gooodge Teeeam Matthew Cowan
  • Honey Wagon Corinne Sykes
  • Junk Room Stuart Crout
  • MAD PRODUCTIONS Gavin Bryce
  • Morgan Slides Productions Kris Blair
  • Moving Picts Tim Flood
  • OwenHill Creations Alex Owen-Hill
  • Penfield Shrimp Samuel Jameson
  • Team Rex Theo Wyzgowski
  • The Shelves Dechlan Nicholson
  • The Weedy Men Signal Cameron Clow
  • Tie Packer Productions Crispin Joseph
  • Tinderbox Harry Whalley
  • We're Gonna Need A Bigger Boat! euan mclaren
  • Who Does That? Jack Fox

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