The 48 Hour Film Project

The Des Moines 48 Hour Film Project

See below for 2009 results.
For more information on 2014, 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 winners!

Best Use of Character
""The Architect" by A.S.A.P Productions

Best Use of Prop
"Quest For the Can Opener" by The Coffee Pot Players

Best Use of Line of Dialogue
"Excuse Me Sir" by Pool & A Pond

Best Use of Genre [tie]
"Hench" by SouthsiderStudios
"Ghost School" by River Run Productions

Best Original Dialogue
"Iontas" by Slater Maxwell Productions

Producer's Award
"Eagle Eye & Sonar" by One Genome Short Productions

Overall Audience Choice
"The New(s) Reporter" by Orange Key Productions

Best Costumes
"The Meaning of Lie, (In Light Oil)" by White Poision Industries

Best Special Effects
"BioHazard" by 15 to the 4th power + Y

Best Graphics
"Iontas" by Slater Maxwell Productions

Best Sound Design
"Queued” by Team

Best Cinematography
"Apertures" by Napkin Sketch

Best Editing
"Killing Calhoun. A Canadian Film, In Canada" by Fire By Night Productions

Best Actress [tie]
Kathy Landin for "Expiration Dates"
Angela Dezen for "Killing Calhoun. A Canadian Film, In Canada"

Best Actor
Steve Mathews for "Secretary's Day

Best Ensemble Acting
"Secretary's Day "by Alltogether Now

Best Acting
Honorable Mention Nick Cornelison for "Excuse Me Sir"

Best Writing
"Expiration Dates" by A Sense of Urgency

Best Directing
"Secretary's Day "by Alltogether Now

Second Runner Up for Best Film
"Hench" by SouthsiderStudios

Runner Up for Best Film
"Expiration Dates" by A Sense of Urgency

Best Film
"Secretary's Day "by Alltogether Now


Audience Awards for the 48HFP

The audience has spoken! The following teams won the audience awards for their respective screenings. Congratulations!

Audience Award Winner: Group A
"Eagle Eye & Sonar" by One Genome Short Productions

Audience Award Winner: Group B
"The New(s) Reporter" by Orange Key Productions

Audience Award Winner: Group C
"Secretary's Day "by Alltogether Now

Audience Award Winner: Group D
"Killing Calhoun. A Canadian Film, In Canada" by Fire By Night Productions


Filmmaker Blog

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


Des Moines 48HFP Links

           

Photo by Tim Kiser.

Elements

Character: Greg or Gretta Calhoun, Architect
Prop: a can opener
Line of Dialogue: "I have three words for you."



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Screening Groups

Group A
Screening on Wednesday, July 29th, at 7 & 9:30pm

Arizona Ink Studios, Andrew Zumwalt
A...S...A...P.., Mike Schneider
BluWyzard Studios, John Fryer
One Genome Short Productions, Gabe Rowold
Slater Maxwell Productions, Phil McLean
Talkie Pictures, Joe Barlow
Team, Sarah Noll Wilson
The Family Jewels, Lacy Williams
Tribal Media Productions, Jake Harney
Z-Class Studios, Spencer Abbe

Group B
Screening on Wednesday, July 29th, at 7 & 9:30pm

515 Films, Brianna Nelson
Bubble Wrap Nation, James Phillips
Campanile Productions, Perry Thompson
Dark Walnut Features, Damond Fudge
Mayhem Nation, Kevin Tobey
Napkin Sketch Productions, Paul Gratton
Orange Key Productions, Brad Argo
Progression Pictures, Jordan Walker
Shantii Productions, Clarke Davidson
SouthSiderStudios, Amanda Zuck
The Comedy Co-Operative LLC, Dave Brooks

Group C
Screening on Thursday, July 30th, at 7 & 9:30pm

5 AM Productions, Trevor Edwards
15 to the fourth power + y, David Keninger
A Sense of Urgency, Jeremy Doyle
Alltogether Now, Bryant Mock
Duh-Moines Productions, Matt Thompson
Lupus And The Ants, Steve Belknap
Musgravve Co-Prosperity Sphere, Daniel Musgrave
Team Last To Enter, John Hansen
Team Wondertaint, Michael Christiansen
The Coffee Pot Players, Adam Haselhuhn

Group D
Screening on Thursday, July 30th, at 7 & 9:30pm

Fire by Night Productions, Alex Scott
Ground Shoe, Vern Smith
Modlab Multimedia, Aaron Ward
OX Productions, Blake Weihs
Pool and a Pond, Doug Hoskins
River Run Productions, Scott Smith
Sijun Soze, Randy Woodbury
Sleepless Productions, Edgar Rosa
White Poison Industries, Nick Strickland
Will Provide Later, Andrea Jones