Portland, Oregon July 27 - 29, 2018

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? July 27 - 29, 2018

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

Filmmakers from all over the Portland, OR 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 2019 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2019 Short Film Corner.

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Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: $148 USD/team ends Mon, Jul 2
  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, Jul 17
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Jul 27
Register Your Team Now!Looking to Join a Team?

Open Actor Auditions for Team Leaders

Sat, Jun 23, 2018 @ 11:00am - 2:00pm
Funhouse Lounge
2432 SE 11th Ave, Portland 97214

Great opportunity for team leaders to hook up with local talent.  Producers, just sit back and relax and we'll bring the talent to you. Actors, this is a great chance to get cast for the short film that you really want to be in this summer.  Win-win!!  You must be a registered team leader to qualify for this special offer!!

Kickoff Event

Fri, Jul 27, 2018 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Jul 29, 2018
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Participating Teams

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

  • 13:2 Movievision Adam Davis
  • Breakthrough Films Evan Gutt
  • Good Dog Melody Ashford
  • Gxxk! Films Nick Brown
  • Insomniac Cinema Posse Tristan David Luciotti
  • Lombardo Tropho Andrew Boehm
  • MaRoZel Derek Willis
  • Many Sparrows Rich Davis
  • Monsieur Soeur Michael Entler
  • More Frogs You Gnome Tommy Hestmark
  • Ninth Kind Productions Jonathan Mina
  • Pending Michael Taylor
  • Pocket of Rocks Productions Alex deMeurers
  • RPM Lightning Rachelle Henry
  • Rollstars Joshua Rivera
  • Sky Tiger Creative Steven Englund
  • flipmeover Gary Ploski

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