Edinburgh 19 - 21 May 2017

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? 19 - 21 May 2017

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

Filmmakers from all over the Edinburgh 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

  • Regular: £65 GBP/team ends Fri, 19 May
Register Your Team Now!

Kickoff Event

Fri, 19 May 2017
Cabaret Voltaire
36-38 Blair Street, EH1 1QR

Dropoff Event

Sun, 21 May 2017 @ 18:00 - 22:00
by 19:30 to be on-time
Cabaret Voltaire
36-38 Blair Street, EH1 1QR

Premiere Screenings

Group A: Thu, 25 May 2017 @ 19:00
Group B: Thu, 25 May 2017 @ 22:00
The Cameo Cinema
38 Home Street, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh EH3 9LZ, UK

Wrap Party

Sun, 28 May 2017 @ 19:00
Cabaret Voltaire
36-38 Blair Street, EH1 1QR

Awards announced in 20 categories from 8-10pm followed by free nightclub entry all night long!

Participating Teams

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

  • Amigos! Films Ana Moraes
  • Beyond Studios Val Mellon
  • Binc Productions Ben Winger
  • CAPRICIOUS PICTURES Derek Smith
  • Cinema-Paralytic Alessandra D'Ambrosio
  • Dalry Open Film Aonghus Mitchell
  • Eyedoll Productions David Hutchison
  • Fast Motion Kristopher Blair
  • FLATCAM Adam Poustie
  • How We Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the 48 Hour Film Project Jo Osborne
  • Junk Room Stuart Crout
  • MAD PRODUCTIONS Gavin Bryce
  • One More Stone Sarah Grant
  • OwenHill Creations Hesther Owenhill
  • Production Attic Matthew Cowan
  • Suave Squirrel Gilchrist Muir
  • The Alumni Dominic Phillips
  • We're Gonna Need a Bigger Boat! euan mclaren

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