Boston, Massachusetts May 3 - 5, 2019

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? May 3 - 5, 2019

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

Filmmakers from all over the Boston, MA 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, Apr 8
  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, Apr 23
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, May 3
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Kickoff Event

Fri, May 3, 2019 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Lir Irish Pub & Restaurant
903 Boylston Street, Boston 02115

Dropoff Event

Sun, May 5, 2019
by 7:30pm to be on-time
Lir Irish Pub & Restaurant
903 Boylston Street, Boston 02115

Premiere Screenings

Group A: Mon, May 13, 2019
Group B: Mon, May 13, 2019
Group C: Tue, May 14, 2019
Group D: Tue, May 14, 2019
The Somerville Theatre
55 Davis Square, Somerville 02144

Participating Teams

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

  • A Medley Of Fresh Vegetables Deirdre McCarthy
  • Bearwalk Daniel Latimer
  • Bottled Lightning Productions Michael Gorenberg
  • Breakfast Lobster Travis Gray
  • Broken Compass Videos Joe Finnerty
  • CFN Productions Roach McKrackin
  • Collective Subconscious Productions Ned Scannell
  • Cyclops-Snowman Jenifer Stockdale
  • Danu Pictures Garrett Olson
  • Dark Mystery Production Anthony Tufo
  • Equinox Sophia Lin
  • Extra Medium Steve Lewis
  • FRED-TV Pauline McGrath
  • Gwowls Productions Gwyneth White
  • Hands Brerra Christopher Brown
  • Health Gang Sam glazer
  • Hive Media Frank Flahive
  • Hocus Focus Fims Bob Ward
  • Hoover Products Ben Heider
  • J. Kern Productions Jacqueline Kern
  • Longshot David perez
  • Loudmouth Stew Michael Stewart
  • MadCat Productions James Manning
  • Monster Baby Feet Chris Felice
  • Moose Films David Canfield
  • NHS-TV (Norwood) Audrey Scafati
  • Napalm Luck Productions Aaron Hartman
  • Nerd Entertainment Hub Pictures Richard Clancey
  • Obnots Joed Polly
  • One Last Run 2.0 David Rutter
  • Outside the Box Derek Millr
  • Pilotgroove Pictures PJ Huot
  • PorchProductions Chris Flaherty
  • RUSerious Charles Walsh
  • Red Wine With Fish Bob Leader
  • SPACECOUCH Kevin Issa
  • Screenwriters Who Make Films Jeff Stewart
  • Scrubtopia Ryan McNulty
  • Seriously Wrong Productions Stephen Wrobleski
  • Slice Cream Adam Pitula
  • Snaggletoof Productions Richard Williams
  • Team Name Here Chris Wheeler
  • Temporary Sanity Ronnie White
  • The Troglodytes Nicholas Agri
  • WEATHER IS HAPPENING WEATHER MAN
  • WTF! Productions (Women Tending Films) Sarah Francis
  • Wax Idiotical Films Kyp Pilalas
  • k bye Productions Ben Thomas

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