The 48 Hour Film Project

The Cleveland 48 Hour Film Project

Returning in 2015

The 48 Hour Film Project will return to Cleveland the weekend of July 10 - 12, 2015. Filmmakers from all over the Cleveland 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 for the title "Best 48 Hour Film of 2015".

Registration opens Tuesday, May 5. Early Bird Registration is $140. Teams must register on or before Monday, June 15 to get this special rate. Regular registration is $160. If teams register after Tuesday, June 30 they must pay a rate of $175.

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Click here for the results of the Cleveland 48HFP 2014.

Cleveland 48HFP Events

CLE48HFP Meet & Greet at Town Hall

Date  Tuesday, May 12
Time  6:00pm - 8:00pm
Place  Town Hall, 1909 West 25th St., Cleveland OH 44113
Notes  Looking to get involved in the CLE 48 Hour Film Project? Meet other filmmakers? Sign your team up? This is your golden opportunity! We'll review general information about the 48HFP, answer questions and share stories. Everyone is encouraged to come out whether newbie or seasoned pro.

Take a second to RSVP on Facebook to let us know you're attending.

CLE48HFP Film Panel

Date  Saturday, June 13
Time  TBA
Place  Ohio Center for Broadcasting, 9885 Rockside Road, Suite 160, Valley View, OH 44125
Notes  All are welcome to attend this free film panel sponsored by the Cleveland 48HFP and the Ohio Center for Broadcasting. Guest speakers include experienced film producers, directors, and festival programmers ready to share their experiences and advice as well as answer all of your questions about the film industry.

Panelists include:
Paul Sloop - Lead Programmer of Short Films of Cleveland International Film Festival

Peter John Ross - Award winning director, producer and film educator!

The full list of panelists will be posted soon. This event is free and open to anyone currently working or interested in the film industry.


Date  Friday, July 10
Time  6pm - 7pm
Place  Hotcards World Headquarters, 2400 Superior Ave. Cleveland, OH 44114


Date  Sunday, July 12
Time  6:30pm - 8:00pm (by 7:30pm to be on time!)
Place  Hotcards World Headquarters, 2400 Superior Ave. Cleveland, OH 44114

Premiere Screenings

Date  July 22nd & 23rd
Time  7:00pm and 9:30pm
Place  Capitol Theatre, 1390 West 65th St. Cleveland OH 44102

Best Of Screening

Date  Tuesday, August 4
Time  7:00pm
Place  Capitol Theatre, 1390 West 65th St. Cleveland OH 44102

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