Asheville, North Carolina June 21 - 23, 2019

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? June 21 - 23, 2019

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

Filmmakers from all over the Asheville, NC 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 2020 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2020 Short Film Corner.


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Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: $148 USD/team ends Tue, May 28
  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, Jun 11
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Jun 21
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Asheville Meet & Greet

Thu, May 23, 2019 @ 6:00pm - 8:00pm
High Five Coffee Bar
190 Broadway St Unit 102, Asheville 28801

Still looking for a team of filmmakers? Join us at May 23, 6pm, at High Five Coffee Bar for our first meet and greet. http://www.48hourfilm.com/asheville

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? June 21 - 23, 2019

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

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

Kickoff Event

Fri, Jun 21, 2019 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Jun 23, 2019
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Participating Teams

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

  • Artificial Ink Ted Kendrick
  • Blue Ridge Fire Drew Stader
  • Electric Eclectic Tara O'Loughlin
  • Fox Leash Ben Lochen
  • Lost Tribe Richard Bergh
  • Team Cat Fly Brittany Jackson
  • Team UNCA Anne Slatton
  • Team White Squirrel - FilmBrevardNC Tammy Hopkins
  • dMp Dale Metz

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