Cape Town, South Africa 1 - 3 September 2017

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? 1 - 3 September 2017

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

Filmmakers from all over the Cape Town, ZA 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 Short Film Corner.


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Registration Fees

  • Regular: R1200 ZAR/team ends Tue, 22 Aug
  • Late: R1300 ZAR/team ends Fri, 1 Sep
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Dropoff Event

Sun, 3 Sep 2017 @ 19:00 - 21:00
by 19:30 to be on-time
Cape Audio College (CPT)
8 Waverley Road, Observatory, Cape Town, 7925, South Africa

Premiere Screenings

Sat, 9 Sep 2017
Ster-kinekor Nouveau (CPT)

Participating Teams

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

  • 42 Productions Hewan McCann
  • Africa's Very Own Robin Adams
  • Anim-Mals Donovan Cook
  • Brolific Shahied Johaadien
  • CPUT FILM SCHOOL 1 ricardo koopman
  • CPUT FILM SCHOOL 2 ricardo koopman
  • Dear Hunter Coenie Techert
  • Digital Stew Melvin Radile
  • Feeble minded creatives Celine Picard
  • Hatch Productions Jessica Sutton
  • IMMEDIA David-John Bailey
  • Limitless Production Robyn Roxanne Williams
  • MARKT Emmanuel Raheem
  • Martian Roadkill Tim Leibbrandt
  • Oakfields College Film Students Lindsay de Smidt
  • Protagonist Films Marlie Struwig
  • Reel Partners: Blue Diamonds Deidre Rosenberg
  • Reel Partners: Team Targaryen Deidre Rosenberg
  • SAE Team A Dylan Ford
  • SAE Team B Dylan Ford
  • Skeleton crew Adeeb Stober
  • Skirt. Trude Gunther
  • Spilt Juice Didi Exelby
  • That's So G Mariana Keyser
  • Third-i Rudolf Schimming
  • Wyrd Films Linsen Loots

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