Rotterdam, Netherlands 25 - 27 August 2017

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? 25 - 27 August 2017

The challenge? To make a film in only 48 hours!

Filmmakers from all over the Rotterdam, NL 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 at Filmapalooza 2018 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2018, Court Métrage.


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Registration Fees Registration Opens: Tuesday, 20 June

  • Early Bird: 125€ EUR/team ends Fri, 21 Jul
  • Regular: 150€ EUR/team ends Fri, 25 Aug

Kickoff Event

Fri, 25 Aug 2017 @ 18:00 - 19:00
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996, 3072 Rotterdam, Netherlands

Dropoff Event

Sun, 27 Aug 2017
by 19:30 to be on-time
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996, 3072 Rotterdam, Netherlands

Required Media

  • Video Codec: Apple ProRes 422 (HQ) (preferred), H.264
  • Media: USB Thumb Drive (preferred)
  • File Type: Quicktime (.mov) (preferred), MPEG 4 (.mp4)
  • Resolution: HD 1080 (1920x1080) (preferred), HD 720 (1280x720)
  • Aspect Ratio: Widescreen (16:9) (preferred), Anamorphic
  • Frame Rate: 25 FPS (preferred)
  • Interlacing: Progressive / NON-Interlaced (preferred)

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