The 48 Hour Film Project

The Chicago 48 Hour Film Project

See below for 2013 results.
For more information on 2014, click here...

The Judges Have Spoken!

Our panel of judges has made its decision. Congratulations to all of the filmmakers and teams who participated. We are proud to announce our winners!

Best Use of Character
"Boron 48" by Honest Bloke Films

Best Use of Prop
"Fin in the Fog" by Flim Flam Films

Best Use of Line
"Pre-heated" by ARGO

Best Art Direction
"Dwindling Numbers" by Qualia

Best Costumes
"The Pinochle Club" by Green Shoe

Best Special Effects
"The Transferants" by Back 40 Productions

Best Sound Design
"Figure 1A." by Done > Perfect

Best Musical Score
"Dwindling Numbers" by Qualia

Best Cinematography

Best Editing
"An Awkward Situation" by The Red Snack

Best Actress
Angelica Acebedo-Frint in "Figure 1A." by Done > Perfect

Best Actor
"Boron 48" in Jimmie Tolliver by Honest Bloke Films

Best Writing
"An Awkward Situation" by The Red Snack

Best Directing
"The Pinochle Club" by Green Shoe

Second Runner Up for Best Film
"An Awkward Situation" by The Red Snack

Runner Up for Best Film
"The Pinochle Club" by Green Shoe

Best Film
"Dwindling Numbers" by Qualia

Chicago 48HFP Audience Awards

The audience has spoken! The following teams won the audience awards for their respective screenings. Congratulations!

Audience Award Winner: Group A
"Boron 48" by Honest Bloke Films

Audience Award Winner: Group B
"She's Got Spirit" by Group Mind Films

Audience Award Winner: Group C
"Mommy" by Önskedrömmar Production

Audience Award Winner: Group D
"An Awkward Situation" by The Red Snack

Audience Award Winner: Group E
"Chill Pill" by Team Green Line

Chicago 48HFP Links


Photo by Kelvin Kay.

Required Elements

Character  Mike or Michelle Madigan, Chemist
Prop  a remote control
Line  "Why didn't I think of that?"

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Registered Teams

2-2-2-9 Films, Mark Peamchareon
312 Pictures, Adem Suljic
A Bright Afternoon, Spiro Siavelis
Ai Wisconsin Team 1, Rubin Whitmore
ARGO, Thomas Conlon
Önskedrömmar Production, Monica Eng
Back 40 Productions, Mitch Apley
Big-Little Comedy, Andrew Hempfling
C47's Productions, Kelin Field
Catington Station, Dave Harding
CenterSeat Productions, Erik Kratzer
crap-o-rama, Joseph Gallimore
Deaf Pillows, Jennifer Ureste
Director's Cut, Dennis Latimer
Dirty Borders, Charlie Ward
Distress Pop Productions, Oscar Armendariz
Done > Perfect, Bryen Hensley
Dream Productions, Christopher Poole
Eight-Twelve Productions, Art Medina
eschflix, Reba Eschmann
Esprit Noir Productions, Bobby Schmidt
Fair Enough Films, Nathan Fisher-Koeln
Figments of Imagination, Michael Palmaira
Flashlight Pictures, William Ptacek
Flim Flam Films, Joe Barlow
Flying-J Studios, Edwin Sochacki
Fork the Man Productions, David Bradburn
Friends Time Super Club, Mark Serletic
friends with film, Charlie Hunt
Fumo Productions, Anthony Fumarolo
Garbage Day, Peter Rybchenkov
GiuntaCreative, Dave Giunta
Green Shoe, Britt Colgan
Group A, Zachary Carnes
Group Mind Films, Jason Beaumont
Hardtimes Productions, jeff rosal
Honest Bloke Films, Yadhira Arroyo
Hooves & Horns, Alexander Kaurov
kabaddi, sunil rauniyar
KeyLight production, lawrence williams
Kick A Rock, Sergio Torres
Koncepts 100, Ken Lawrence
Little Lamb Pictures, Amanda Holland
Lowcarbcomedy, Zoran Gvojic
MBC Prod, Robin Berthier
NOPE Productions, Whitney Price
Peace & Fjord productions, Joe Pittro
Q-Me Productions, Derrick Liu
Qualia, Noah Klein
Radioactive Rabbits , Joelle Smith
Rascals & Rogues, Ritch Wedeking
Rollsaco, Rob Conrad
SGS Releasing, Patrick O'Sullivan
Sigmund, Richard E. Calk III, Ken Mickles
Static Platoon, Nicholas Asten
Subjective Truth Pictures, Michael Cabrera
Team Audiotree, Bryan Racine
Team Green Line, Kaveh Ryndak
Team S'mores, Alex Srednoselac
The Red Snack, Michael Gabriele
Turn Left Productions, Christi Brown
UglyGravy Productions, Kevin Kroes
Visual Disturbance Productions, Michael Liacone
Vital Trivia Productions, John Werner
Whiskey Muzzle, Brian Green
YCH Likes Movies, Alfonso Blanco
Yiffing with Intensity, Joseph Greene
Zero Down, Phillip Barcio