Providence, Rhode Island July 19 - 21, 2019

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? July 19 - 21, 2019

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

Filmmakers from all over the Providence, RI 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, Jun 24
  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, Jul 9
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Jul 19
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Kickoff Event

Fri, Jul 19, 2019 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm
The Avenue Concept
304 Lockwood Street Providence 02907

Kick off at The Avenue Concept.

Check ins begin at 5pm and there will be a selfie wall so you can get some "before" shots of your team before you embark on your filmmaking journey!

Dropoff Event

Sun, Jul 21, 2019 @ 5:00pm - 7:30pm
by 7:30pm to be on-time
The Avenue Concept
304 Lockwood Street Providence 02907

Drop off at The Avenue Concept

We will be there starting at 5 to take your submissions.

Drop off officially closes at 730pm on the dot so dont be late


Make sure you give yourself PLENTY OF TIME TO RENDER.

Premiere Screenings

Thu, Jul 25, 2019
Cinemaworld

Participating Teams

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

  • Alternative Pictures Connor Morley
  • Backstory Films Kyle Boulay
  • Beacon Film Braydon Makalinaw
  • Chickens Vs. Sputnik Nancy Knott
  • Crainlift Prevention Society Jason Miller
  • Cyclops-Snowman Jenifer Stockdale
  • Derk the Mighty Philip Dercole
  • Far Country Productions Jonathan Waugh
  • Gwowls Productions Gwyneth White
  • Losers Club Meg Campbell
  • Peanut Productions Mike Scafati
  • Tempus Fugitives Anthony Medeiros
  • The Baby Boy Long Shots Brandon La Fleur
  • The Knotty Pint Jacqueline Jedlicka

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