Kansas City, Missouri August 19 - 21, 2016

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 19 - 21, 2016

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

Filmmakers from all over the Kansas City, MO 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 2017 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2017, Court Métrage.


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Registration Fees

  • Regular: $160 USD/team ends Tue, Aug 9
  • Late: $175 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 19
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Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 19, 2016 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 21, 2016
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Premiere Screenings

Group A: Sun, Aug 28, 2016 @ 5:00pm
Group B: Sun, Aug 28, 2016 @ 7:00pm
Screenland Armour
408 Armour Road, Kansas City 64116

Award show after the screenings. Must have a ticket to attend.

Participating Teams

Here are some of the teams that will be making a short film for Kansas City in only 48 hours.

  • 2 Broke Girls Jackii Butler
  • Blue Boy Cinema Joshua Leonard
  • C2D2 Davis DeRock
  • Cinemortis Bill Butts
  • dee-wojo Mark Wolowicz
  • Great Personality Studios Michael Obermeier
  • Professional Amateur Productions Savannah Rodgers
  • Team Light Bearers Lissa Stevens
  • Tenure Track Robert Hanson
  • Unwarranted Wilhelm Raymond Impastato
  • Worldwide Hit Studios Jacob Harding

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