Louisville, Kentucky July 20 - 22, 2018

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? July 20 - 22, 2018

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

Filmmakers from all over the Louisville, KY 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 2019 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2019 Short Film Corner.


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Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: $148 USD/team ends Mon, Jun 25
  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, Jul 10
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Jul 20
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Kickoff Event

Fri, Jul 20, 2018 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Jul 22, 2018
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Participating Teams

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

  • A Filmmaker's Joint Jason Mattingly
  • Beargrass Media Patrick Fitzgerald
  • Company OutCast Marcia Ziegler
  • Mayther Digital Andrew Robinson
  • Small step films Austin Sheehan

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