Toronto, Canada 18 - 20 October 2019

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? 18 - 20 October, 2019

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

Filmmakers from all over the Toronto 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.

Registration for the 2019 Toronto 48 Hour Film Project opens on Canada Day!

10TH ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL: From July 1st to July 10th, the registration fee will be $100 per team!  We're throwing-back to 2010 pricing.... The year we (Christopher Cherry and Steve Nash) started producing the Toronto 48HFP. It's our 10th Anniversary and it's going to be an awesome year!

SUPER-EARLY-BIRD pricing will run from July 11th to July 31st. Teams can register for $125 during this period! *** Sign-up a team early and save some money! Note: team members can be added or subtracted at any time...only the team leader needs to register! ***



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Registration Fees Registration Opens: Monday, 1 July

  • Early Bird: 150 CAD/team ends Sat, 31 Aug
  • Regular: 175 CAD/team ends Mon, 30 Sep
  • Late: 200 CAD/team ends Fri, 18 Oct

Kickoff Event

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

Dropoff Event

Sun, 20 Oct 2019
by 19:30 to be on-time

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