The weekend? August 6 - 8, 2021
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 2022 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2022 Short Film Corner.
LA 48HFP VETERAN SPEAKERS:
• Jake Chusid of Transplant Pictures: 2-time LA 48HFP 'Best Film' winner (2016 - BOY SOLDIER, 2018 - 'SILENCE')
• Carl Hansen of Cultural Detritus: 'Best Film' 2019 winner for CONNECTIONS and competitor in the LA 48HFP since 2004.
• John Redlinger of Bad and Classic Productions: 2-time LA 48HFP 'Best Film' winner (2012 - THE CROSSING, 2016 Holiday - DON'T KNOCK THE HUSTLE, plus various 'Best Film' wins in other 48HFP cities)
• Michelle Lewittt: Casting Director (TRANSFORMERS, ANGELS & DEMONS, WE SUMMON THE DARKNESS)
• Don Money: Editor/Actor (TRUTH OR DARE, IMPRESS ME, Jerry Seinfeld's LETTERS FROM A NUT)
MODERATED BY: Michael and Leanne Westphal, LA 48 Hour Film Project Festival Producers since 2012 and 2011 'Best Film' winners - CASTING CALL.
August 6-8th, hundreds of passion-filled filmmakers armed with a
genre, prop, character, and line of dialogue will begin the race of their
lives here in our great city of Los Angeles to make a film in 48 hours! Their hard work will be prominently displayed at our premiere screenings before a live audience at the beautiful Regal Cinemas LA
TO OUR 7th ANNUAL AUDIENCE AWARDS PREMIERE SCREENING: This special
screening will feature the top films with the most votes from each
premiere screening group to determine the Grand Champion Audience Award
Winner of the Los Angeles 48 Hour Film Project 2021!
'Best Of' Los Angeles Award's Screening and Ceremony is a dazzling
night you do not want to miss. Come walk the red carpet and then see all of the nominated and
award winning films of the Los Angeles 48 Hour Film Project 2021. The screening is followed up by an award ceremony to find out which film will take away the crown of
'Best Film' that will represent Los Angeles at Filmapalooza 2022 and
have a chance to screen at the Cannes Film Festival Short Corner.
Online Submission on Cinema48.com. Make sure your team leader is registered.
Here are some of the teams that will be making a short film.