The 48 Hour Film Project

The San Diego 48 Hour Film Project

See below for 2013 results.
For more information on 2014, 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 winners!

Best Use of Character
'Inmate 14658' by Amalgamated Grommets

Best Use of Prop
'Love Language' by Almost Good Films

Best Use of Line
'Captain Hand' by Snarky Films

Best Use of a GoPro Camera
'Pushover' by Film Antics

Best Fight Choreography
Fernando Jay Huerto, Anthony Noceda, Eric Nguyen for 'Love Language' by Almost Good Films

Best Costumes
Gretchen Bayer for 'Hands of Fate' by State of Flux

Best Choreography
'Captain Hand' by Snarky Films

Best Special Effects
Cole Pittsford and Justice Parman for 'The Interpreter' by Sid Films

Best Graphics
Nick Abrams and Brandon Hensgens for 'Captain Hand' by Snarky Films

Best Sound Design
'Thin Places' by FortyOne Twenty

Best Musical Score
Unison Goody and Jason Haury for 'Captain Hand' by Snarky Films

Best Cinematography
Bill Bork for 'Inmate 14658' by Amalgamated Grommets

Best Editing
Mark Anthony Gadia for 'Love Language' by Almost Good Films

Best Actress
Lorien Hill-Purcell in 'Inmate 14658' by Amalgamated Grommets

Best Actor
John Redlinger in 'A Man Called McClane' by Bad and Classic Productions

Best Writing [tie]
Paul Crim for 'Victimless' by Royal Shovel
Cristopher Spencer and Travis Chesney for 'Effective Weapon' by Kilna Companies

Best Directing
Matt Jensen for 'Thin Places' by FortyOne Twenty

Second Runner Up for Best Film
"Thin Places' by FortyOne Twenty

Runner Up for Best Film
'Inmate 14658' by Amalgamated Grommets

Best Film
'A Man Called McClane' by Bad and Classic Productions

San Diego 48HFP Audience Awards

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

Audience Award Winner: Group A
‘The Billiamson Boys’ by Team Team Team

Audience Award Winner: Group B
‘Love Language’ by Almost Good Films

Audience Award Winner: Group C
'Susan' by Preposterous Films

Audience Award Winner: Group D
'Guns & Hoses' by OmniPacMix

Audience Award Winner: Group E
'Inmate 14658' by Amalgamated Grommets

Audience Award Winner: Group F
'Thin Places' by FortyOneTwenty

San Diego 48HFP Links


Required Elements

Character  Mac or Margaret McCarthy, Interpreter
Prop  a garden hose
Line  "You know what I mean?"

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Registered Teams

2AMB Productions, Luis Martinez
A Focus Group, Ryan Casselman
Almost Good Films, Mark Gadia
Amalgamated Grommets, Stephen Mickelsen
Ariodite Films, Victor Masters
Bad and Classic Productions, John Redlinger
Bad Betsy, David Brooks
Balestra , Linda Skeens
Bang Zoom Pow, Stephen Clark
Bastard's Academy, Charles Read
Beer Bottle Graveyard, Kevin LaClaire
BensonQ Media, Benson Quach
Caffeinated Apple Productions, Timothy Vechik
Cane Toad Productions, David Newman
Canyon View Collective, Jeff Merrill
City Band Productions, Ramon Vasquez Jr.
Creative Humanoids, David Barak
Dampt Productions, Charles Kudla
Doorbell Productions, trish pavlecich
Down the block films, Sunny Thipsidakhom
Epidemic Films, Anel Aguilar
Essentials, Tom Antl
Extremely Weird and Incredibly Awkward, Justin Feinman
Eye Vision , Jonathan Nitti
Fierce Ferrets, Zoya Popova
Film Antics, Juan Sotelo
For Reel Though, Keith Van Orden
Form Over Function, Keith Gresham
FortyOneTwenty, Matt Jensen
God's Own Country Films, S.G. Nair
Grudio Productions, Susan Davis
Guerrilla Aesthete Productions, april taie
Hemlock Cinema, Michael McKeon
Henry, Sheila O'Neill
Ivan Claysburgh Productions, Nathaniel Stone
JacobJakeTv, Jacob Jake
Kilna Companies, Christine Kilna
Koo Koo Kachoo, TJ Barton
Label Creative, Thomas Dadourian
MEGAWATTS!, Jonathan Medel
Mercury Cinema, Roman Koenig
OmniPacMix, Phillip Lorenzo
Orange, Ricky Valenzuela
Palomar GC, Mark Bealo
Pictish Productions, Anne LaBarbera
Piki, Ian Jan
Platt College Team, David Peng Li
Preposterous Films, Joseph Castanho
Quixotic Pictures, Scott Hoops
Real Good Films, Jodi Cilley
Royal Shovel, Paul Crim
Sid Films, siddharth katragadda
Snarky Films, Christopher Colthurst
So To Speak Films, david lupica
Society Art, Michael Novido
Sofa King Awesome, David Vasquez
Square Peg Productions presents a Beard Envy film, Laura Brown
State of Flux, Jake Segraves
TBD, David Dawson
Tea and Bag Production Company, Ryan Rivera
Team Green, richard fox
Team J+, Free Man
Team Team Team , Joshua Allard
TRI Acting Academy, Johnny Warriner
Twisted Takes, Angie Baggett
Twisted Turtles, Jeffery Beach
Wavelength Productions, Karina Gerschler
Yet Another Film Team, Ken Hull
Yonder, Michael Thomas
zAP Productions, terry ross