Johannesburg, South Africa 4 - 6 September 2020

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? 4 - 6 September 2020

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

Filmmakers from all over the Johannesburg, ZA 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 2021 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2021 Short Film Corner.


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Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: R1500 ZAR/team ends Mon, 10 Aug
  • Regular: R1700 ZAR/team ends Tue, 25 Aug
  • Late: R1900 ZAR/team ends Fri, 4 Sep
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Kickoff Event

Fri, 4 Sep 2020 @ 17:00 - 18:00

Dropoff Event

Sun, 6 Sep 2020
by 18:30 to be on-time

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