Albuquerque, New Mexico July 28 - 30, 2017

It's Finally Here...

Filmmakers are taking over Albuquerque and turning it into movie-making madness for 48 hours! Teams of filmmakers have a single weekend - this one - to write, shoot and edit their short films! All completed entries will be unveiled on the big screen, at our premiere screenings.

Here are some important notes for 48HFP filmmakers:

  • Elements: The required elements for Albuquerque will be listed on this page after kickoff.
  • Media: You must submit your film according to the formats listed lower on this page.
  • Documents: You must submit releases for all team members, all music, all locations, and any other copyrighted material, as well as a team leader's agreement, a roster, and a certification statement. These forms can be downloaded from on our Production Documents page.
  • Rules: You should make sure that your film complies with our Filmmaking Rules and Competition Rules. If you have questions about the rules, the best place to go is our Frequently Asked Questions.
  • 48HFP Hotline: If you have a question during the filmmaking weekend, call the 48HFP Hotline. The number is on the Kickoff Info Sheet that your team representative was given at the kickoff. If you email us, you will probably not receive an answer in time, so please call.
  • Dropoff: Your film must be dropped off at the location listed on this page.

Be safe! Make great films! Good luck!

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Registration Fees

  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Jul 28
Team capacity has been reached.
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Required Elements

    Announced at Kickoff

Kickoff Event

Fri, Jul 28, 2017 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm
The FUSION Forum
708 1st St. NW

Dropoff Event

Sun, Jul 30, 2017 @ 5:30pm - 8:00pm
by 7:30pm to be on-time
Tractor Brewing in Wells Park
1800 4th Street Northwest, Albuquerque 87102

Best Of Screening

Fri, Aug 18, 2017 @ 7:00pm - 9:30pm
KiMo Theatre
423 Central Avenue Northwest, Albuquerque 87102

Participating Teams

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

  • Ambitious Films James Liakos
  • August Star Productions Nathaniel Augustson
  • Bad Pearl Elijah Marquez
  • Blitzar Media Group Michael Matias
  • BreezyB Productions Brianne Santos
  • C.A.K.E. Chelsea Kibbee
  • CNM Video Village Cindy Kemp
  • Casting Coffee Group Bobbie Shelton
  • Concept Flux Phillip Torres
  • Coyote Run Films Cheryl Burbank
  • Desert Lizards Christopher Zappe
  • Elemental Crossroads Films Beth Hansen
  • Faulty Trail Ryan Long
  • Film Las Cruces Film Liaison
  • Ghost Flower Films Aldo Jadrnicek
  • Half Thumb studios Quinn Campbell
  • IMPACT MEDIA Tiffany Neeley
  • Insignis Films Rahul Verma
  • Little Guy Productions Lily Wickstrom
  • LoboLens Francisco Gomez
  • Los Metates Studios Matthew Evans
  • M-Day Films Marika Day
  • Marions Minions Lisa Hobbs
  • New State Forrest York
  • Out Of This World Productions Sam Kozlowski
  • Player vs Productions Julian Clark
  • Playing With Matches Forrest Courtney
  • Red Specter Films Jaime Powers
  • Rice Tub Productions Samuel Lee
  • Saikouba Entertainment Kaidin Jarjusey
  • Shakespear Monkey Productions Sean Patrick
  • Signal one three media Lane Luper
  • Spud Films Mandy Wang
  • Team Name Lucian Orsinger
  • The Countdown Kids Caleb Schuh
  • The F-Stops Avery Pelzman
  • Tusky Films Carsten Lueck
  • Ultimatum Pictures Alex Gianopoulos
  • Vanilla Ink. Pictures Ariana Spencer
  • Whine Box Productions Teresa Longo
  • Wolfquest Productions Daniel Seymour
  • heyyou! films Joseph Lech

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