Osaka, Japan 26 - 28 October 2018

It's Finally Here...

Filmmakers are taking over Osaka and turning it into movie-making madness for 48 hours! Teams of filmmakers have a single weekend - this one - to write, shoot and edit their short films! All completed entries will be unveiled on the big screen, at our premiere screenings.

Here are some important notes for 48HFP filmmakers:

  • Elements: The required elements for Osaka will be listed on this page after kickoff.
  • Media: You must submit your film according to the formats listed lower on this page.
  • Documents: You must submit releases for all team members, all music, all locations, and any other copyrighted material, as well as a team leader's agreement, a roster, and a certification statement. These forms can be downloaded from on our Production Documents page.
  • Rules: You should make sure that your film complies with our Filmmaking Rules and Competition Rules. If you have questions about the rules, the best place to go is our Frequently Asked Questions.
  • 48HFP Hotline: If you have a question during the filmmaking weekend, call the 48HFP Hotline. The number is on the Kickoff Info Sheet that your team representative was given at the kickoff. If you email us, you will probably not receive an answer in time, so please call.
  • Dropoff: Your film must be dropped off at the location listed on this page.

Be safe! Make great films! Good luck!

Elements Genres FAQs

Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: ¥14000 JPY/team ends Mon, 1 Oct
  • Regular: ¥16000 JPY/team ends Tue, 16 Oct
  • Late: ¥18000 JPY/team ends Fri, 26 Oct
Register Your Team Now!

Required Elements

    Announced at Kickoff

Kickoff Event

Fri, 26 Oct 2018 @ 18:00 - 19:00
大阪市中央区民センター 3F 第3会議室
〒541-8518 大阪市中央区久太郎町1-2-27

堺筋本町下車 3番出口 徒歩2分


Wrap Party

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 @ 19:00
Chaleur シャルール 堂島
大阪府大阪市北区堂島2-2-2 近鉄堂島ビルB1


Participating Teams

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

  • #朝10:30からのメニューです 翔武 木村
  • 4tana 中原 優
  • AKIKANシューティング 芳揮 小田
  • BANZAI FILMS 鬼村 悠希
  • DUDE Y! 裕介 北口
  • Hajime Creative Harbor 奥本 はじめ
  • MEME project 雅史 泉井
  • MSG ソン ギウン
  • Mitchy Works 史 道平
  • NTKS 伶 貞明
  • O-8 藤原 康典
  • Oh! Edo Toys 鳥井元 博文
  • SPIKA 中畑 智
  • UTB48 雅嗣 井上
  • W7 種田 英悟
  • West Village 李 智亨
  • gomaora 幸典 石川
  • イクラ組 準子 穐原
  • エドボリガイズ 昭彦(Akihiko) 端野(Hashino)
  • シネマズギックス 馬杉 雅喜
  • ハレとケ 重藤 友美
  • ヨセアツメFILM 小泉 洋介
  • 垂水映画劇団 Masaru Yasokawa
  • 大阪芸大 映像学科 士 湯淺
  • 舛本組 昌幸 舛本
  • 衣笠竜屯 竜屯 衣笠

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