Albuquerque, New Mexico July 31 - August 2, 2020

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? July 31 - August 2, 2020

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

Filmmakers from all over the Albuquerque, NM 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 2021 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2021 Short Film Corner.


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Registration Fees

In response to the coronavirus we've reduced our 2020 prices.

  • Early Bird: $128 USD/team ends Fri, Jul 10
    (reduced from $148, a savings of $20)
  • Regular: $138 USD/team ends Mon, Jul 27
    (reduced from $168, a savings of $30)
  • Late: $148 USD/team ends Fri, Jul 31
    (reduced from $188, a savings of $40)
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Kickoff Event

Fri, Jul 31, 2020 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 2, 2020
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Participating Teams

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

  • Banana Wasp's Studios Elijah Costales
  • Desert Lizards Christopher Zappe
  • Extine Media Jake Extine
  • Faulty Trail Ryan Long
  • FilmVoid Steve Cuevas
  • Ghost Flower Films Aldo Jadrnicek
  • Los Metates Studios Matthew Evans
  • OnSet Fx Joel McKenzie
  • Schmooks Schtudios Cary Brooks
  • shadow productions James Martel

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