Nashville, Tennessee August 14 - 16, 2020

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 14 - 16, 2020

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

Filmmakers from all over the Nashville, TN 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 24
    (reduced from $148, a savings of $20)
  • Regular: $138 USD/team ends Mon, Aug 10
    (reduced from $168, a savings of $30)
  • Late: $148 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 14
    (reduced from $188, a savings of $40)
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Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 14, 2020 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 16, 2020
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Premiere Screenings

Wed, Aug 26, 2020

Participating Teams

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

  • Controlled Chaos Matt Huesmann
  • DrawsAreHardToHand Productions Breck Sharbel
  • Exit 10 Films Aaron Mirtes
  • Fool's Pajamas Productions Alexander Bennett
  • Old Dogs Productions Don Langley
  • Retcon Studio Aaron Wheeler
  • SBP Jonathan Higdon
  • Speed Monkey Studios Victor Hollingsworth
  • The Escalators Lucas Hames
  • The Free Golem Union & Trust Web Webster
  • Yeild-Less Jessica Termer
  • Yeti Productions Kristin Miller

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