The Chicago 48 Hour Film Project
Chicago Filmmakers Take to the Streets
This weekend 800 filmmakers from Chicago are making films in the 48 Hour Film Project! All of completed films will screen on the dates below.
There are still a few slots available in the Chicago 48HFP.
Here are some important notes for 48HFP filmmakers:
- Elements: The required elements for Chicago will be listed to the right.
- Media: You must submit your film on one of the media listed to the right.
- 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/FAQ: You should make sure that your film complies with our rules. If you have questions about the rules, the best place to go is our faq.
- 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: The location to drop off your film is listed below.
- Coda: Be safe! Make great films! Good luck!
|Friday, August 22|
|6:00pm - 7:00pm|
|Magnanimous Media, 600 W Cermak Rd, Third Floor Chicago, IL 60608|
|Look for entry signage on third floor location!|
|Sunday, August 24|
|7:30 PM (by 7:30pm to be on time!)|
|Magnanimous Media, 600 W Cermak Rd, Chicago, IL 60608|
|Look for entry signage for dropoff location!|
|August 26-27, 2014|
|6:30 - 8:30 / 8:30 - 11:30|
|New 400 Theaters, 6746 N Sheridan Rd, Chicago, IL 60626|
Chicago 48HFP Links
- Sign up for the Chicago mailing list
- Find the Chicago 48HFP on Facebook
- Follow the Chicago 48HFP on twitter
- Join a Chicago team
- Email Amanda Peters, Chicago Producer of the 48HFP
- Look up films from Chicago using our
- Put a 48HFP badge on your homepage or blog
- Other 48 Hour Film Projects in Chicago:
2013 • 2012 • 2011 • 2010 • 2009
2008 • 2007 • 2006 • 2005