The 48 Hour Film Project

The Detroit 48 Hour Film Project

Exhausted Detroit Teams Submit Films

Filmmaking teams from throughout the Detroit area successfully completed a weekend of filmmaking. Films were due on Sunday, July 20 and the last few minutes before the deadline saw filmmakers, operating on little sleep and lots of adrenaline, rushing to get their films in on time.

All of the films that were submitted on Sunday night will screen on the dates below. Come see what Detroit area filmmakers can do!

Filmmaker Blog

Want to hear about the Detroit 48HFP from the filmmakers themselves? Then check out the Detroit 48HFP filmmaker blog, where Detroit 48HFP participants tell us stories of their wild weekend of filmmaking.

Detroit 48HFP Events

Premiere Screenings

Date  Tuesday July 22, Wednesday July 23, 2014
Time  7-9PM and 9:15-11PM
Place  The Maple Theater, 4135 W Maple Rd, Bloomfield, MI 48301
Tickets  $10.00 / $17.50 for both blocks in one night
Notes  The Maple Theater in West Bloomfield, Michigan, will once again be our hosts for the screening blocks of the 2014 Detroit 48 Hour Film Project. Screenings will be on Tuesday July 22nd and Wednesday July 23rd, 7-9PM and 9:15-11PM both nights Groups A, B, C, and D in order. Tickets will be $10 at the door for one group screening, or you can buy both screenings in the same night for $17.50. PLEASE NOTE there are no advance web/phone sales for tickets.

Awards Ceremony

Date  Tuesday, August 26
Time  8-11PM
Place  The Magic Bag, 22920 Woodward Ave, Ferndale, MI 48220
Notes  RESCHeDULE DATE: Our big Detroit 48HFP AWARDS party for cast and crews will be held at The Magic Bag in Ferndale on Tuesday August 26th 8-11PM. Our 1st/2nd/3rd place award winners plus numerous other categories and prizes to be given out. PRIVATE EVENT for filmmaker teams, cast and crew.

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Line  "I have one simple question."

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Screening Groups

Group A
Screening on Tuesday, July 22 @ 7:00pm

Bluechip Idea Group (BiG), Jody Sherwin
Dos Chanchos, John Shaw
Friends with Films, Jason Brophy
Go Hard or Go Home Productions, Charles Kennedy
Golden Gates, Kameron Donald
Play Nice, Sherry McLaughlin
RATtale Films, A.M. Williams
SuperHouse, Shane Sevo
Synergy, Deryl Patton
Twisted Stitches, Shane Wheeler

Group B
Screening on Tuesday, July 22 @ 9:15pm

Action Axis, Dave Dork
Botticelli Management, Charlene Jeter
Dark Spark, Philip Breisch
DAVID A FILMS, Dave Donaldson
Eviler Than Your Films, Philip Skarich
eyeDeamotion, Markus Suehrer
Holiday Park Productions, Joe Harris
localD, Rob Rose
Metro Swarm Intelligence, Leanne Shultz
Midnight Oil, Eric Hill
Pretty Cool I Guess Productions, Adam Grzankowski

Group C
Screening on Wednesday, July 23 @ 7:00pm

52 Scripts, Scott Gordon
Actors Loft, Hugh Gall
Control Alt Delete, Andy Blockno
Courageous Lion Cinema, Johnny Flynn
Creative Alliance Production (CAP), Jody Sherwin
Fat Lucy Films, Jennifer Gentner
Flying Monkey Films, Parmod Mukhi
IATL -, Paul Oparka
R Team, Travis Reynolds
Sass Master Productions, Karlin Smith
Team Bad Catholic, Gabrielle Gamache-Nettles
Team HUSH, Justin Slanec
White Alchemy, Bonnie Scott

Group D
Screening on Wednesday, July 23 @ 9:15pm

7-13 Productions, Mark Brandt
Caffeine Induced Films, Shawn White
Duality Films, Jason Smith
Got Rice?, Lee Xiong
Kobaloi, Mariah Sitner
Morton DeWalt Pictures, Julie Ariane Russell
Shameless Students, Ryan Pellerito
Squanishquash, jacobi pavlica
Sum of 4 Studios, Christopher Metzner
Team Lionbelly, Brian Lillie
The Motor City Massacre, Benjie Solorzano
Think So Animation Studio, Deb Scott