Charlotte, North Carolina August 9 - 11, 2019

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 9 - 11, 2019

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

Filmmakers from all over the Charlotte, 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 Mon, Jul 15
  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, Jul 30
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 9
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Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 9, 2019 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm
The Light Factory
1817 Central Avenue, Charlotte 28205

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 11, 2019
by 7:30pm to be on-time
The Light Factory
1817 Central Avenue, Charlotte 28205

Premiere Screenings

Sat, Aug 17, 2019
The Knight Gallery
345 N. College St., Charlotte 28202

Best Of Screening

Sat, Aug 24, 2019 @ 6:20pm
Booth Playhouse

Participating Teams

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

  • Apotheosis Filmworks Jacob Nun
  • In Flux Films Tyler Williams
  • Ladies Choice Melissa Salpietra
  • Wolf359 Productions James Cotton

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