The 48 Hour Film Project

The 48 Hour Film Project

See below for 2006 results.
For more information on 2016, click here...

The Judges Have Spoken!

Our panel of judges has made its decision. Congratulations to all of the filmmakers and teams who participated. We are proud to announce our Des Moines winners!

Best Use of Prop
"Pud!" by Blue Notebook Ent. /South Sider Studios

Best Use of Line of Dialogue
"Money Trouble" by Guerrillas in the Midst

Best Costumes
"The Darned: Surviving the Music" by Mad Tea Party Productions

Best Special Effects
"Safari" by Shantii Productions

Best Graphics
"Chicken and Beer" by Client Free Creative

Best Musical Score
"Money Trouble" by Guerrillas in the Midst

Best Cinematography
"Elephant Dreams" by Hurricane

Best Editing
"Red Noise" by Talenos Productions

Best Writing
"After the O" by Lot C Productions

Best Acting
"Doctor Ama" by Team Last to Enter

Best Directing
"Pud!" by Blue Notebook Ent/ South Sider Studios

And The Winner is...

"Man Eating Dumpster" by Presto Video . The best of Des Moines 2006! Off to the International event. Good Luck!

Audience Awards for the Des Moines 48HFP

The audience has spoken!

Audience Award Winner: Group A
"Pud!" by Blue Notebook Ent/ South Sider Studios

Audience Award Winner: Group B
"Money Trouble" by Guerrillas in the Midst

Congratulations to all of our award winners and everyone who made a film in just 48 hours!

Des Moines Filmmaker Blog

Want to hear about the Des Moines 48HFP from the filmmakers themselves? Then check out the Des Moines 48HFP Filmmaker Blog, where Des Moines 48HFP participants tell us stories of their wild weekend of filmmaking.

Liens 48HFP


Photo by Tim Kiser.


Character: Don or Dawn Dieter, Zoo Employee
Prop: a jar
Line of Dialogue: "We really need to work this out."

Des Moines Teams

Arizona Ink Studios, Andrew Zumwalt
Big Hairy Deal Productions, William Bell
Blue Notebook Ent./SouthSiderStudios, Amanda Zuck
Client Free Creative, Courtnee Carstens
Compensating For Our Shortcomings, Thatcher Williams
Cougars, Jon Petersen
Cup OíKryptonite, Damon Fudge
DS Productions, David Shipko
Everlost, John Fryer
Fantasmic Productions, Brooke Horton
Fighting Squirrels, Thomas Ritchie
Guerrillas in the Midst, Nick Bertelsen
Hurricane, Scott Smith
Jill, Jill Jones
Lot C Productions, Doug Hoskins
Mad Tea Party Productions, Squid Varilekova
Melee Movies, Kyl Foote
One Genome Short, Gabriel Rowold
Pirate Media Group, Patrick /David Hall / Miller
Plucked from Obscurity Productions, Nat Gruca
Presto Video, Joe Zerull
Right Lane Productions, Mike Horn
Rodriguez Brothers, Jose & Francisco Rodriguez
Shantii Productions, Clarke Davidson
Space Monkey Mafia, Lawrence Enos
Swannybrook Productions, David Brooks
Talenos Productions, Matt Newcomb
Team Last to Enter, John Hansen
urethane productions, jim peterson

Get The Tís While they Last

Official Dates for the 2007 Project will be announced soon. We hope to grow to 40 teams this year.