Philadelphia, Pennsylvania August 4 - 6, 2017

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 4 - 6, 2017

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

Filmmakers from all over the Philadelphia, PA 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 Short Film Corner.


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Registration Fees

  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, Jul 25
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 4
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Meet and Greet

Fri, Jul 21, 2017 @ 7:00pm - 11:59pm
Manny Browns
512 South St, Philadelphia 19147

Meet other filmmakers, enjoy a drink and live music!

Open Auditions

Sat, Jul 29, 2017 @ 1:00pm - 5:00pm
CrossFit Thermal
1029 CONSHOHOCKEN ROAD CONSHOHOCKEN 19428

Actors and Actresses still looking for a team? Come out and showcase your talent to team leaders who need your skills! 

Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 4, 2017 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 6, 2017
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Participating Teams

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

  • Bruzzese Films Georgeanne Bruzzese
  • ClockBox Productions Brendan Joyce
  • Easy Manifestations Films Kameshwar rao Challuri
  • Ectropy Arts Darren Olah
  • Environment Films Chanakya Anne
  • Evan Tor Productions Evan Leibman
  • K. Michael Khalid Michael
  • Lanky Arms Studios Sean Kane
  • Mosleyfilms Daniel Mosley
  • Never Enough Crew Productions Justin Evans
  • North Star Films Kelly Maher
  • PhillyCAM Marie Alarcon
  • RoughCuts Philly David Gloss
  • Scrambled Egg Films Taka Ogawa
  • Strong Crew Productions Angelique Geronimo
  • The Delcomatics Carl Bussler
  • The GOVtown Company Dylan White
  • The Last Minute Congress Lindsay Hampton
  • The Momumnonuzdays Patrick Blonski
  • Thinking Art Entertainment Wesley Mellott

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