Punta del Este, Uruguay 4 - 6 October 2019

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? 4 - 6 October 2019

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

Filmmakers from all over the Punta del Este, UY 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: 3000 UYU/team ends Mon, 9 Sep
  • Regular: 3500 UYU/team ends Tue, 24 Sep
  • Late: 4500 UYU/team ends Fri, 4 Oct
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Kickoff Event

Fri, 4 Oct 2019 @ 18:00 - 19:00

Dropoff Event

Sun, 6 Oct 2019
by 19:30 to be on-time

Premiere Screenings

Tickets: 150.00 UYU
Sat, 9 Nov 2019 @ 17:00 - 20:00
Nexxt Cinemas
Avenida Gorlero y calle 27

Participating Teams

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

  • 8 Monos Films Diego Nieto
  • BLACK MOON Pictures Maximiliano Cataldo
  • Big Kahuna Burger James Snyder
  • Crown Films Victoria Herrera
  • Distante Kevin Webster
  • EL UMBRAL Sebastian Bidondo
  • Espacio Semipersonal Sol Monteverde
  • Estelasaurio Richie Machado
  • HouseofMercy Mercy Harlot
  • IGNITION patricia escamez
  • La Mesa Redonda Sebastian Laventure
  • PLIM Films Ignacio Martínez
  • Paulman Films tomas marichal
  • RushFilms Emilia Ballestrino
  • SacaPunta Enrique Abal Oliú
  • Sensor Roto Santiago Ascorreta
  • Sueños de ficción Fernando Pérez Ferreira
  • Tomates Verdes Fritos Christian Antelo

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