The 48 Hour Film Project

The 48 Hour Film Project

See below for 2008 results.
For more information on 2016, 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 Madison winners!

Best Use of Character
"Kingdom of Ends" by 48:15:00

Best Use of Prop
"Side of the Road" by WisconCinema

Best Use of Line of Dialogue
"Parallels" by Twitch

Best Special Effects
"Kingdom of Ends" by 48:15:00

Best Musical Score
"To Be Okay" by Kingcarnahan

Best Cinematography
"To Be Okay" by Kingcarnahan

Best Editing
"The Drop" by Rosebud

Best Writing
"To Be Okay" by Kingcarnahan

Best Actor
Tom Hall for his portrayal of Buddy Kant in "Kingdom of Ends"

Best Actress
Emily Vitrano for her portrayal of Woman in "To Be Okay"

Best Directing
"STOOLS?" by Smoking Monkey

Best Film
"To Be Okay" by Kingcarnahan

Audience Awards for the Madison 48HFP

The audience has spoken!

Audience Award Winner
"STOOLS?" by Smoking Monkey

Congratulations to all of our award winners and everyone who made a film in just 48 hours!

48HFP Links



Photo by Dori Diskuto.


Character: Buddy or Babby Kant, Philosophy Instructor
Prop: a greeting card
Line of Dialogue: "Chalk it up to dumb luck."

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Community Media, Rosemary Bodolay
48:15:00, Stephen Pickering
Guerilla Chest, Gavin Horner
Kingcarnahan, David King
Melpomene, Adam Story
Lucky Seven, Carl Peronto
Moviola, Max Blaire
plan B, Randall Clayborn
Rosebud, Sam Sorenson
Smoking Monkey, Anthony Wood
Ted Tate Films, Darren Hafford
The Guild of Cinematic Intent, Russell Reed
Twitch, Randy Lee
We Make Us Laugh, Amelia Swedeen
Wet Butter, William Loper
WisconCinema, Ryan Durst