Los Angeles, California August 7 - 9, 2020

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 7 - 9, 2020

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

Filmmakers from all over the Los Angeles, CA 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

In response to the coronavirus we've reduced our 2020 prices.

  • Early Bird: $128 USD/team ends Fri, Jul 17
    (reduced from $148, a savings of $20)
  • Regular: $138 USD/team ends Mon, Aug 3
    (reduced from $168, a savings of $30)
  • Late: $148 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 7
    (reduced from $188, a savings of $40)
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Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 7, 2020 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 9, 2020
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Premiere Screenings

Fri, Aug 21, 2020
Regal Cinemas LA Live
Los Angeles 90015

Participating Teams

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

  • ASL Team Megan Clancy
  • Bloke Studios Alfredo Quintero
  • Blood From Stone Cara Brown
  • Blue Eyes Production Gloria Bali
  • Center Cut Productions Mark Schaefer
  • Clamiversary Drake Wootton
  • Cracked Christina Velez
  • Cruz Credo! Felipe Machado
  • Cultural Detritus Carl Hansen
  • Cup O'Meat Productions Ron Houghtaling
  • DaCudesac Films Kent Hata
  • Fib Media Ian Levin
  • LightningBell Productions Mark Bell
  • Lime Street Entertainment Scott Matthew
  • Mandi Eats a Muffin Sean and Victoria Hilferty
  • Metal Pixel Foundry Jonathan Medel
  • Momus Media Oliver Boon
  • Nerdhaven Films Ed Marsh
  • OhOk Sean Cruser
  • Parapraxis Films Greg Tamura
  • RAWMIX Productions Rommel Andaya
  • Reactant Films Michael Veritas
  • Rogue Division Andrew Kadikian
  • Scooter McGee Fan Club Wayne Winterstein
  • Sethward Productions Sethward Allison
  • Shabbat Elevator Productions Jesse Feldberg
  • Snugglepaw Digital Studios Jose Fortanel
  • SpinQ Studios Tim Guzman
  • TBD Dan Restuccio
  • Team 33 Productions Mike Shields
  • Team Hope Rubinkowski
  • The Dream Team Nathan Laolagi
  • The Manager's Special Christopher Madden
  • Total RunTime Andrew Horng
  • Transplant Pictures Adam Bradshaw
  • Ummusing Productions Michael Stone
  • Uncle Mikki Productions Alec Wry
  • Unlimited Destiny Productions Stephen Bailey
  • Witch Hunt Quinlynn McCarthy
  • maxchroma Ian Lim

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