Denver, Colorado August 2 - 4, 2019

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 2 - 4, 2019

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

Filmmakers from all over the Denver, CO 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 8
  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, Jul 23
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 2
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Tickets: $5.00 USD
Thu, Jul 18, 2019 @ 8:00pm - 10:00pm
The Bug
3654 Navajo St, Denver 80211

Free beer is given out at this event so the $5 entry fee pays for itself. Secret code: First 10 people to say "Stop copying me" get in FREE!!! We will watch previous years films and talk to the film makers. Great last minute additions to teams. Y'all do the Meeting and I'll do the Greeting.

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Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 2, 2019 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 4, 2019 @ 4:00pm - 7:30pm
by 7:30pm to be on-time
Skylark Lounge
140 South Broadway, Denver 80209

Drop off! Anything past 7:30PM will be considered "late" but I encourage everyone to turn in their film, late or not. Then stay, hang out and celebrate a job well done!

Premiere Screenings

Sun, Aug 11, 2019
Sie Film Center
2510 E Colfax Ave, Denver 80206

Participating Teams

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

  • 7:40 Films Luis Lupercio
  • B. Mooregoode Patrick Doyle
  • Cook St. Productions Justin Tyrrell
  • Creepy TV Ken Thong
  • Factor Five Films Steven Fox
  • GAFF Productions Ashley Hunniford
  • Ghimself & K-HOM Productions Kyle Homan
  • HaloCreek Matt Lavallee
  • Mini Cine Productions Kimberly Bogin
  • Nebulus Visions Bradley Haag
  • Oy Vey Productions Nancy Fingerhood
  • Redemption of the Daughter George C. Koutouras
  • Ruff Ruff Dog Productions susan lyles
  • Sauce Me Films Courtney Archerd
  • Strange Company Lewis Leslie
  • Team Shaun Shaun Asakura
  • The Co-creators Shawna Schultz
  • The One Uppers Jana Everett
  • WTBD Productions Megan Ecker
  • Wandering Paw Films Diamond Durst
  • Will Call Productions William Mason

Films from Previous Years

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