The 48 Hour Film Project

The Greensboro 48 Hour Film Project

Returning in 2015

The 48 Hour Film Project will return to Greensboro the weekend of July 10 - 12, 2015. Filmmakers from all over the Greensboro 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 Greensboro 48HFP 2014.

Greensboro 48HFP Events

Game's On

Date  Tuesday, April 28
Time  7 - 9 p.m.
Place  Gibb's Hundred Brewing Company, 117 W. Lewis St.
Notes  Join us for creative fun. Participants bring a sense of adventure as we go through the creative process of making a short film. Gibb's serves snacks but also welcomes patrons to bring their own food.

Registration Kick-Off

Date  Tuesday, May 5
Time  5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Place  Natty Greene's Pub, 345 S. Elm St.
Notes  We're celebrating the opening of Early Bird Registration on Cinco de Mayo! Mix, mingle, ask questions, talk film, and a laptop will be available if you wish to register on the spot. This event will be in a room upstairs. Because the building is historic, there is not an elevator.

Coffee Talk

Date  Sunday, May 17
Time  10 - 11:30
Place  Cheesecakes by Alex, 315 S. Elm St.
Notes  Come hang out, meet fellow filmmakers, and ask lots of questions!

Mellow Mixer

Date  Wednesday, May 27
Time  6 - 8 p.m.
Place  Mellow Mushroom, 609 S. Elm St.
Notes  Come socialize with fellow moviemakers at this mixer.

Open Cast and Crew Call

Date  Sunday, June 7
Time  9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Place  Greensboro Cultural Center, 200 N. Davie St.
Notes  Event will be on the first floor in the Stephen D. Hyers Studio Theatre 9 a.m. Team Leaders and Crew members can mingle while actors sign in. 10 a.m. Auditions begin. Actors need to present a one minute (or less) monologue. Parking deck next to the library on Church Street has a walkway that leads directly to the Cultural Arts Center.


Date  Friday, July 10
Time  to be announced
Place  The Worx, 106 Barnhardt St. Greensboro, NC


Date  Sunday, July 12
Time  6:30-8:30 pm (by 7:30pm to be on time!)
Place  The Worx, 106 Barnhardt St. Greensboro, NC

Premiere Screenings

Date  July 15 and 16, 2015
Time  7 pm July 15; 7 pm and 9:15 pm July 16
Place  Carolina Theatre, 310 S. Greene St. Greensboro, NC
Tickets  $10 per ticket or $25 for all three group screenings (purchase them here)

Best Of Screening

Date  Friday, August 7
Time  7 pm
Place  Carolina Theatre, 310 S. Greene St., Greensboro, NC
Tickets  $10 per person (purchase them here)
Notes  Awards Ceremony will follow screening of the "Best of the Greensboro 48HFP."

Wrap Party

Date  Friday, August 7
Time  Following the "Best of the Greensboro 48HFP"
Place  Renaissance Room, Carolina Theatre, 310 S. Greene St., Greensboro, NC

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