The 48 Hour Film Project

The Taipei 48 Hour Film Project

Taipei Filmmakers Take to the Streets

This weekend 800 filmmakers from Taipei are making films in the 48 Hour Film Project! All of completed films will screen on the dates below.

There are still a few slots available in the Taipei 48HFP.

Register for the Taipei 48 Hour Film Project now!

Here are some important notes for 48HFP filmmakers:

  • Elements: The required elements for Taipei will be listed to the right.
  • Media: You must submit your film on one of the media listed to the right.
  • Documents: You must submit releases for all team members, all music, all locations, and any other copyrighted material, as well as a team leader's agreement, a roster, and a certification statement. These forms can be downloaded from on our production documents page.
  • Rules/FAQ: You should make sure that your film complies with our rules. If you have questions about the rules, the best place to go is our faq.
  • 48HFP Hotline: If you have a question during the filmmaking weekend, call the 48HFP Hotline. The number is on the Kickoff Info Sheet that your team representative was given at the kickoff. If you email us, you will probably not receive an answer in time, so please call.
  • Dropoff: The location to drop off your film is listed below.
  • Coda: Be safe! Make great films! Good luck!

Taipei 48HFP Events


Date  3 October (Friday)
Time  18:00-19:00
Place  1967 Bistro & Cafe, 台北市光復南路116巷7號1樓 (華視大樓)
Notes  * This event is mandatory for all contestants to join. Each team will then receive notice of a precise time to come to the "Kickoff" event to draw your "genre" starting 14:00 a the earliest. 18:00-19:00 is exactly one hour before the competition and is when ALL teams gather for final announcements and last minute updates. We will reveal and announce the 3 elements (prop, character and line) 10 minutes before 19:00! Be ready, prepared and geared to stay awake for 48 hours straight and make the film of your life!


Date  5 October (Sunday)
Time  19:00 (by 19:30 to be on time!)
Place  1967 Bistro & Cafe, 台北市光復南路116巷7號1樓 (華視大樓)
Notes  Exactly 48 hours later, we will be waiting at the exact location as Kickoff to collect your finished and completed film. Regulations are strict so don't be late! Any teams turning in their project after 19:00 will be immediately disqualified from the competition. Good luck and happy filming!

Premiere Screenings

Date  25 October (Saturday)
Time  10:00-18:00
Place  Taipei SKCinemas, 台北市西寧南路36號4~5樓 (位於西門町獅子林商業大樓內)
Notes  Here comes every filmmaker's first dream... to have your film screened in a movie theater! The most intense part is now over, so it's time to relax, kick back and enjoy the ride of your film being screened publicly where you can invite all of your friends and family to come see your film on the big screen! Screening entrance is based on ticket purchasing (tickets may be purchased in advance or on site, 200NTD each). This may only be the beginning of your film to be shown in a series of future film festivals and events!

Awards Ceremony

Date  25 October (Saturday)
Time  18:00-19:00
Place  Taipei SKCinemas, 台北市西寧南路36號4~5樓 (位於西門町獅子林商業大樓內)
Notes  After the Premiere Screenings, stay tuned for the Award Ceremony following immediately after. Many "winners" of different categories will be announced and prizes will be announced, leading up to the grand prize winner of the 2014 Taipei 48HFP! The WINNER will take home the grand prize as well as 1 roundtrip tickets to the U.S. to participate in the annual 2015 48HFP Int'l Competition! (2015 March) Don't miss your chance to be a part of an Int'l Film Festival! For info on this year's prizes, please visit:!english/c8va

Wrap Party

Date  25 October (Saturday)
Time  21:00-00:00 (3小時)
Place  amba Taipei Ximending 1st Fl. Tianba, 台北市武昌街二段77號1樓
Notes  * This event entrance is based on movie tickets and/or award ceremony tickets. Now that the hardest, most draining part is over, we invite all contestants and teams to relax and celebrate the end of a great beginning of more creative movie making! Please come and join us for the last event of Taipei 48HFP this year. We wrap up with all teams coming together in the most celebrated outdoor atmosphere with drinks, music and endless mingling! We thank you for your dedicated participation and we hope to see you again next year!

Taipei 48HFP Links


Photo by Philo Vivero

Required Elements

to be announced

Required Media

For the Taipei 48HFP, your film must be submitted on one of the following media:

A self-contained Quicktime file

  • Media: USB Flash Drive or Data DVD
  • Mac: ProRes 422 MOV (file with no proprietary codecs on)
  • PC: MOV/WMV/MPG 2/4 * NO AVI *
  • Resolution: HD(1280x720) or SD(720x480)
  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9 or 4:3

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Registered Teams

3.14, 家銘 張
Awesome, 皓元 鄧
垃圾朋友的外行朋友, 芮甄 吳
好理想 Holy Shine, 鈺詠 林
學長姐學弟妹, 佩純 江
寂寞地瓜球, 柏翰 黃
不"誤"正業, 彥溥 陳
亞基拉創藝, 政賢 林
哈林健身房, 柏達 陳
CPEN, David Liu
細菌創意影像團隊, 心幟 詹
無。, 簡 志穎
Embarrassed Bears, Erin Vasseur
鏡銀戰隊, 子翔 林
衝突理論學派, 明勳 蔡
香草天空, 柏林 王
高斯模糊, 詩傑 高
鹿角厥, 宏安 唐
走電人, 榮哲 許
還沒想到名字的劇組, 閔雯 康
自助洗衣店, 琳 白
良民劇組, 佩君 蔣
這就是人生, 信宇 謝
Gone Native Productions, Tobie Openshaw
HanGee , 凱莉 徐
Her Studio 她的影像工作室, 妍萱 吳
Infinital, 傳煜 符
MeimeiWawa 妹妹娃娃, 心頤 梁
MHM production, 杰 羅
MvP, 廷岳 胡
N/A, 育潔 張
Neutral evolution, 趙 建雄
Now and then Production, 彥豪 陳
Orange Crush, Lesley Hu
Owldream Studio, 辜 珮瑄
PlayGround FilmMaker, 玉杰 黃
Ran Ran Run Run, 雅之 冉
Rebel With a Crew, 惟元 陳
S team, 郁翔 高
Shooter, KUO HUNG FU
SNG2SMD, 浩瑋 吳
Sonia Media, 雨婷 蔣
studio k, 嘉倫 胡
Taipei Dream, 緯翰 陳
Team Groot, Alex Kao
The Apprentice Monkey Kings, Chen Jean-Jacques (JJ)
Timeline, 譯瑋 蕭
東智里卡拉OK同好會, Jung-Kuan Chen
死亡陷阱, 浩平 吳
源日工作室, 彥勳 李
昌國來的孩子, 怡蘋 尤