San Francisco, California August 19 - 21, 2016

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 19 - 21, 2016

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

Filmmakers from all over the San Francisco, CA 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 2017 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2017, Court Métrage.


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Registration Fees

  • Regular: $160 USD/team ends Tue, Aug 9
  • Late: $175 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 19
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Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 19, 2016 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 21, 2016
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Participating Teams

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

  • 50+ FILMS ROBERTA MacINTYRE
  • 938 Wesley Cayabyab
  • Barewitness Films Matthew Gardner
  • Bay Area Natives Mark Wee
  • Cold Brew Stories Kevin Hotalen
  • CurlyHairedPeople Films Dax Santi
  • Demogorgon THUSHAN AMARASIRIWARDENA
  • Dragon Farm Productions Norman Luce
  • Fabulist Films Ryan Scibetta
  • Face Down Bath Productions Brandon Bolen
  • FLUCK THE DIMSHUT Prods John Detwiler
  • HARDLY EVEN FILMS NAUREEN VIRANI
  • International High School Matthew Perifano
  • Madras Mantle Hemanth Srinivasan
  • Michael Bolton Scream Machine Team Kim Walker
  • One 2 Productions Erik Candiani
  • Samy's five Louie Navarro
  • TBP Max Mollring
  • Tea Party Films Benjamin Trumm
  • The Delegation Shirah Dedman
  • The Letter 6 Juvenal Cisneros
  • Wineglass Productions Scott Lohr

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