Paris, France 20 - 22 October 2023

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? 20 - 22 October 2023

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

Filmmakers from all over the Paris, FR area will compete to see who can make the best short film in only 48 hours.

Write, shoot, and edit a short film over the weekend and see it PREMIERE on the BIG SCREEN!

All Welcome!  First-timer to Hobbyists to Amateurs to Professionals!

Take your filmmaking to the NEXT LEVEL!

Wherever you are currently in your filmmaking journey, the 48 Hour Film Project is a valuable next step!  

     •. Make your FIRST film... the first of many!

     •. Create a film (or another film!) for your reel

     •  Practice new techniques -- in a low-risk setting

     •. Find new filmmaking partners to work with, beginning on a (very!) short-term basis

     •  Create work to help show off your skills to find that next job!

The winning film will go up against films from around the world at Filmapalooza 2024 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2024 Short Film Corner!

Registration Fees Registration Opens: Friday, 1 September

  • Early Bird: 80€ EUR/team ends Mon, 25 Sep
  • Regular: 100€ EUR/team ends Tue, 10 Oct
  • Late: 120€ EUR/team ends Fri, 20 Oct

Kickoff Event

Fri, 20 Oct 2023 @ 18:00 - 19:00
Salle des fêtes mairie du 15ème
31 Rue Peclet, 75015 Paris, France

Dropoff Event

Sun, 22 Oct 2023
by 19:30 to be on-time
Salle des fêtes mairie du 15ème
31 Rue Peclet, 75015 Paris, France

Premiere Screenings

Fri, 17 Nov 2023
Grand Action
5 Rue des Écoles, 75005 Paris, France

Required Media

  • Video Codec: H.264
  • Media: Online Submission
  • File Type: MPEG 4 (.mp4), MPEG 4 (.m4v), Quicktime (.mov)
  • Resolution: HD 1080 (1920x1080)
  • Aspect Ratio: Widescreen (16:9)
  • Pixel Ratio: Square (1:1)
  • Frame Rate: 24 FPS, 24 FPS (23.976), 25 FPS, 30 FPS (29.97)
  • Interlacing: Progressive / NON-Interlaced
  • Audio Codec: AAC (.aac), WAV (.wav), MPEG4 (.mp4)
  • Maximum File Size: 2.0GB

Online Submission on Make sure your team leader is registered.

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