Los Angeles, California April 1 - 3, 2016

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? April 1 - 3, 2016

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

Filmmakers from all over the Los Angeles, CA 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 Registration Opens: Monday, February 8

  • Early Bird: $140 USD/team ends Mon, Mar 7
  • Regular: $160 USD/team ends Tue, Mar 22
  • Late: $175 USD/team ends Fri, Apr 1

Kickoff Event

Fri, Apr 1, 2016 @ 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Apr 3, 2016
by 7:30pm to be on-time

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