The 48 Hour Film Project

The Boston 48 Hour Film Project

The 48 Hour Film Project comes to Boston on the weekend of May 1st through May 3rd. Filmmakers from all over New England 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, our end-of-year event.

Enter today! Space is limited.

Teams are accepted on a first come, first served basis. Once the initial registration is complete, we will add teams to a waiting list.

Early Bird Registration is $140. Teams must register on or before Monday, April 6th to get this special rate. Regular registration is $160. (If teams register after Tuesday, April 21st they must pay a rate of $175.)

Register for the Boston 48HFP now!

Show Your Love for the 48

Are you participating in our competition this year? Get a 48HFP cover photo for your Facebook page!

Boston 48HFP Events

Meet and Greet

Date  Thursday, April 16
Time  7-9pm
Place  The People's Republik, 878 Mass Ave, Cambridge

Recruit folks for your team, find a team to participate with, get advice, share stories, ask Ben and Rachel questions, watch the Red Sox, play darts, or just have a burger or beer!

We'll be taking videos of actors and crew looking for teams, so actors, come with a monologue prepared, and crew, come with your game face on!


Date  Friday, May 1
Time  5:30-7pm
Place  Lir Irish Pub & Restaurant, 903 Boylston Street


Date  Sunday, May 3
Time   (by 7:30pm to be on time!)
Place  Lir Irish Pub & Restaurant, 903 Boylston Street

Premiere Screenings

Date  May 5, 6, and 12
Time  to be announced
Place  Kendall Square Cinema, One Kendall Square, Cambridge

Boston 48HFP Links


Photo by Ian Howard.

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Registered Teams

1 AAA Actor Team, Andrea Lyman
11 Car Pile up Productions, Chris Denmead
Allen & Gerritsen, James Ferguson
Brainfox/In The Car, Brett Johnson
Brilliant Gem Productions, Alex Nenopoulos
Broken Compass Videos, Phil DiPrima
Collective Subconscious Productions, Ned Scannell
Crazed Weasel Entertainment, Brendan Millet
CS50, David Malan
Donut Pirates, lisa aimola
Extra Medium, Steve Lewis
Fat Foot Films, Aaron Bouchard
Fetchaduck Films, Jamie Moschella
First Day of School Pictures, Daniel Latimer
First Riverbed Canvas, Tom Kochem
Fitweed, charles almy
Glasseye, Kevin Banks
GoGulls Productions, megan yawor
Good Natured Dog Productions, Alecia Orsini
Grassfed Productions, Jay LeBeau
Gwowl Productions, Gwyneth White
Hoover Products, Ben Heider
Hop and Pop Productions, Jeff Poreda
Institute Institute, Andrew Thompson
Jack Flash Films, Peter Ferriero
Longshot, David perez
Lyve Media, Frank Flahive
Maquillage Films, Shaun Donahue
MetroWest Media Productions, William Campbell
MillieCat Productions, Dave Montgomery
Moose Films, David Canfield
North Shore Players, Erik Swanson
Now Shooting, Whittaker Ingbretson
Obnots, Joed Polly
Pelham Productions, Jeremy Fraga
Pica Films, Matt Relstab
PS Productions, Santosh Dawesar
Robot and the Ready Readies, Stephen Wrobleski
Scrupulous Productions, Dan Harrold
Shoot the Moon Films, Curtis Reid
Sneaky Camel Productions, Kat Alix-Gaudreau
Sparkle Motion Pictures, Glen Weinstein
Street Ninja Productions, Katelyn MacLean
Team Otis, Bill Parker
Team Torpor, David Baron
Team Wednesday, Chris Ho
The Java Cats, John Willoughby
The Mason Jars, Sebastian Ruan
The Michael J. Epstein Memorial Library, Michael J. Epstein
The Piano Men, Adria Orenstein
The Studio, Nathan Cameron
The Super Secret Improv Collective, Dave Galloway
The Troglodytes, Nicholas Agri
Tooting in the Leaves, Sean Foy
Top Feeg, Joseph LaRocca
Unfinished Draught, Mike Nichols
Until Further Notice, Paul Ezzy
Waverley Knobs Entertainment, Tatiana Ivan
Wax Idiotical Films, Kyp Pilalas
Weekend Warriors, Brandon Cardwell