Paducah, Kentucky August 14 - 16, 2015

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 14 - 16, 2015

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

Filmmakers from all over the Paducah, 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 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 4
  • Late: $175 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 14
Register Your Team Now!Looking to Join a Team?

Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 14, 2015 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Maiden Alley Cinema
112 Maiden Alley, Paducah 42001

Arrive by 6:15 at the latest to check in with all the required documents. Genre drawing will begin at 6:30.

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 16, 2015 @ 6:30pm - 8:00pm
by 7:30pm to be on-time
Maiden Alley Cinema
112 Maiden Alley, Paducah 42001

Films HAVE to be in by 7:30 to be considered in competition, however we will still screen late films, so keep the City Producer updated if you are going to be late.

Premiere Screenings

Tickets: $8.00 PURCHASE
Fri, Aug 21, 2015 @ 7:00pm
Fri, Aug 21, 2015 @ 9:00pm
Sat, Aug 22, 2015 @ 4:00pm
Sat, Aug 22, 2015 @ 7:00pm
Sat, Aug 22, 2015 @ 9:00pm
Sun, Aug 23, 2015 @ 4:00pm
Sun, Aug 23, 2015 @ 7:00pm
Maiden Alley Cinema
112 Maiden Alley, Paducah 42001

Tickets will be sold on-line prior to the event, however a small amount will be kept aside for walk-ins and will be sold on a first come, first serve basis.

Participating Teams

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

  • Furious Giraffe Productions Scott Fakhoorian
  • Provision Productions Kelin Field
  • Real Productions Clay Howerton
  • Socially Present Jonas Neihoff

Films from Previous Years

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