Los Angeles, California April 12 - 14, 2019

Get Ready for a Hilarious Challenge!

The weekend? April 12 - 14, 2019

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

Do you love to make others laugh? Then it's time to show us your comedy chops by combining it with your love for fast-paced filmmaking.

Filmmakers from all over the Los Angeles, CA area will compete to see who can make the best comedy short film in only 48 hours. The winning film will screen at Filmapalooza 2020.


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Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: $150 USD/team ends Mon, Mar 18
  • Regular: $175 USD/team ends Fri, Apr 12

Repeat Offender? Participants that registered a team for the regular 48HFP during the previous 12 months will receive a $25 USD discount. Register Your Team Now!

Kickoff Event

Fri, Apr 12, 2019 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Providence High School
511 S Buena Vista St, Burbank 91505

THE KICKOFF....of the LA 48 Hour Film Comedy Project is the event where registered filmmakers will receive their required film elements before they take off to make their short film in 48 hours.

RSVP via facebook

Dropoff Event

Sun, Apr 14, 2019 @ 5:00pm - 9:00pm
by 7:30pm to be on-time
Providence High School
511 S Buena Vista St, Burbank 91505

THE DROPOFF...after a rapid 48 hours, filmmakers will return to the dropoff location with their film in tow by 7:30pm to be considered ON TIME. Late films will screen but not eligible for awards.

RSVP via facebook

Premiere Screenings

Sun, Apr 28, 2019
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.

  • Adult Onset Andy STEADMAN
  • Bloke Studios Alfredo Quintero
  • Blood From Stone Cara Brown
  • Blue Eclipse Productions Kaitlyn Dias
  • Gently Baked Pickles Patrick Dill
  • Hero Q Ryan Burkhard
  • High Freakquency Productions Jonathon Courtot
  • It Was All A Dream Team Eric Bass
  • RagTag Alexander Montes
  • Rogue Division Andrew Kadikian
  • Sethward Productions Sethward Allison
  • Team No Doubt Jennifer Hewitt
  • Team Rebelution Poonam Basu
  • The Marrow Films Dustin Loomis
  • Too Lemon Sam Pinnelas
  • Uncle Mikki Productions Alec Wry
  • snugglepaw Jose Fortanel

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