Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania July 14 - 16, 2017

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? July 14 - 16, 2017

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

Filmmakers from all over the Pittsburgh, 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, Court Métrage.


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Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: $148 USD/team ends Mon, Jun 19
  • Regular: $178 USD/team ends Wed, Jul 5
  • Late: $198 USD/team ends Fri, Jul 14
Register Your Team Now!

Participating Teams

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

  • Carnegie Screenwriters Bob Scott
  • ColorNegative Joe Wilson
  • Everlasting Productions LLC Steve Sensebaugh
  • Gaff Tape and a Prayer Mike Hanley
  • Hutchins Films Jesse Hutchins
  • Shadowframe Productions Jason Boyer
  • So Fresh Films Nick Verzilli
  • Steel Forest Productions Matthew Haider

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