Amarillo, Texas 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 Amarillo, TX 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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Premiere Screenings

August 23 @ TBA
Virgil Patterson Auditorium

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 Amarillo in only 48 hours.

  • Augur Media Group Karen Colin
  • Lumos Pictures Micheal Willbanks
  • Metal Unicorn Productions David Limer

Films from Previous Years

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