Miami/Ft. Lauderdale, Florida June 2 - 4, 2017

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? June 2 - 4, 2017

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

Filmmakers from all over the Miami/Ft. Lauderdale, FL 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 2018 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2018, Court Métrage.

Funding for this project is provided in part by the Broward County Board of County Commissioners as recommended by the Broward Cultural Council.



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Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: $148 USD/team ends Mon, May 8
  • Regular: $178 USD/team ends Tue, May 23
  • Late: $198 USD/team ends Fri, Jun 2
Register Your Team Now!

The 48HFP Movie Poster Exhibit

Sat, Apr 29, 2017 @ 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Yvette Michele Studio
117 NW 5th Street Fort Lauderdale 33301
RSVP via facebook

Casting Call

Sat, May 13, 2017 @ 1:00am
Miami Acting Studio
Address: 125 NW 23rd St, Miami 33127

Kickoff Event

Fri, Jun 2, 2017 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Wynwood yard
The losts at 56,64 and 70, NW 29 Street, Miami 33127

Dropoff Event

Sun, Jun 4, 2017
by 7:30pm to be on-time
Wynwood yard
The losts at 56,64 and 70, NW 29 Street, Miami 33127

Please note there is also a Broward drop off location.

Premiere Screenings

Group A: Wed, Jun 7, 2017
Group B: Wed, Jun 7, 2017
Group C: Thu, Jun 8, 2017
Little Haiti Cultural Center
260 Northeast 59th Terrace, Miami 33137

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