The 48 Hour Film Project

The Philadelphia 48 Hour Film Project

Exhausted Philadelphia Teams Submit Films

Filmmaking teams from throughout the Philadelphia area successfully completed a weekend of filmmaking. Films were due on Sunday, August 17 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 Philadelphia area filmmakers can do!

Filmmaker Blog

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

Philadelphia 48HFP Audience Awards

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

Audience Award Winner: Group A
"Color Me Impressed" by Mosleyfilms

Audience Award Winner: Group B
"A Hedge Backwards" by One by One

Philadelphia 48HFP Events

Premiere Screenings

Date  Thursday, August 21st, 2014
Time  Group A 7:00 pm & Group B 9:30 pm
Place  Ritz East, 125 S. Second Street Philadelphia, PA 19106
Tickets  $10.00 (purchase them here)
Notes  Get your tickets online via Brown Paper Tickets by Wednesday 8/20/14.

Group A $10.00
Group B $10.00
Both screening groups $18.00

There should be limited cash & credit cards sales at the 48hfp check in table at the Ritz East on 8/21/14 but it would be better to get tickets in advance online.

The Best of & Awards Night Party will be held on Wednesday September 17th. So save the Date - more details coming soon!

Best Of Screening

Date  Wednesday, September 17
Time  7pm
Place  Ritz Five, 214 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Notes  The Best Of Screening for the 2014 Philly 48HFP! Come and see what films have been nominated for awards by our panel of judges, in addition to the premiere of the New Amsterdam 'It's Your Town' films put together by five teams from this year's 48! The awards themselves will be announced at our Post-screening party at The Plough & The Stars right down the street from the Ritz Five (123 Chestnut St, to be precise). Come on by after the screening and enjoy food, drink, and find out who got our top prizes!

Philadelphia 48HFP Links


Photo by Ed Yakovich.

Required Elements

Character  Victor or Virginia Chesterfield, Hedge Fund Manager
Prop  flowers
Line  "That looks like fun."

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Screening Groups

Group A

16 Lloyd Productions, Jesse Piersol
3 Heads Productions, alton simpson
Bright Darkness Studio, Brandon Nieto
Casabuena Cultural Productions, Mariangela Saavedra
Electronic Gavel Factory, Andy Carazo
Meatball Posse, PJ Bielavitz
Mosleyfilms, Daniel Mosley
Reel Prop Productions, Nic Stasi
Scrambled Egg Films, Taka Ogawa
The GOVtown Company, Sean Miller

Group B

Art party Pictures, Kevin Corcoran
CDAV Productions, Adam Carl
Colourpuzzle Productions, Brendan Joyce
GreyKit Media, William Foley
Mapleway, Curran Edmund
Omnipotent Films, Ryan Shriver
One by One, Gary Joseph
Pennsylvania People, Jason Taylor
Superfly, Michael Boyce
The Famous Makers, Bradley Struss