Madison, Wisconsin August 21 - 23, 2015

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 21 - 23, 2015

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

Filmmakers from all over the Madison, WI 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 2016 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2016, Court Métrage.

Registration Fees

  • Regular: $160 USD/team ends Tue, Aug 11
  • Late: $175 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 21
Register Your Team Now!Looking to Join a Team?

Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 21, 2015 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm
The Brink Lounge
701 East Washington Avenue #105, Madison 53703

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 23, 2015 @ 6:30pm - 8:30pm
by 7:30pm to be on-time
Jade Monkey Cocktail Lounge
109 Cottage Grove Road, Madison 53716

Premiere Screenings

Group A: Wed, Aug 26, 2015 @ 7:00pm
Group B: Wed, Aug 26, 2015
Group C: Wed, Aug 26, 2015
Sundance Cinemas
430 North Midvale Boulevard, Madison 53705

Best Of Screening

Tickets: $5
Fri, Aug 28, 2015 @ 5:00pm - 7:00pm
High Noon Saloon
701 East Washington Avenue, Madison 53703

Two days. A mere 48 hours. What can you make in a weekend? For participants in the ninth annual 48 Hour Film Project-Madison, the task was to create a short film from scratch during the weekend of August 21-23. And now the results are in! Come see the Best of the Best 48 Hour Film Project-Madison 2015 films! And find out who will be awarded, Madison's Best!

Pre-Party starts at 5:00pm. Enjoy pizza and drinks! Awards Ceremony starts at 5:30pm.

Tickets: $5, Cash Only

Participating Teams

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

  • Ace Visions Ashley Ellison
  • Amish Grandmas Anonymous Josh Heath
  • Coconut Water Rizvan Moe
  • Fern Productions Eli Steenlage
  • Filament Games Dan White
  • Friends & Film Eli Sanborn-Faris
  • Hollywood Badgers Taylor Boyd
  • Independent Film Collective Jeff Blankenship
  • Magic Fur Hat Dustin Kunkel
  • Maxout Productions John Jesudason
  • Northern Lights David Doering
  • One Orbit Studios Jose Castillo
  • Oven Mitt Productions Chris Lang
  • Project Famous Films Kelly Lajter
  • RGBeasts Emmalee Pearson
  • Rocco Productions Scott Meeker
  • Smoking Monkey Anthony Wood
  • Team Rad Jordan Biagomala
  • WeHaveNo Studios AJ Dellinger
  • Women's Locker Room Productions Kris Schulz

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