48 Hour Film Project - Pittsburgh

PJ  Gaynard
PJ Gaynard
City Producer

Get Set to Make a Movie!

When? 3 - 5 May 2024
Goal? Make a FILM in 48 hours and attend its PREMIERE SCREENING!!

From Film Weekend Kickoff… to Screening… to Awards…

Gather Teammates – Friends/Colleagues/Family!

Write, shoot and edit a short film based on the genre you draw at The Kickoff and the required character, prop, and line assigned for your city.

Premiere YOUR film!

Celebrate with Awards, including Audience Award.

The winner of Best Film goes to Filmapalooza in March 2025, and is eligible for a spot in our screening at the Cannes Film Festival Short Film Corner!

Try something new, level up your filmmaking, and join our community.

Sign up your team today! Make a movie!

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  1. Kickoff More details
    Fri, May 3, 2024 5:30 PM
  2. Wrap Party More details
    Sun, May 5, 2024 7:00 PM
  3. Dropoff
    Sun, May 5, 2024
    by 7:30 PM to be on-time
  4. Premiere Screenings
    Group A: Sat, May 18, 2024 6:00 PM
    Group B: Sat, May 18, 2024 8:30 PM
    Group C: Sun, May 19, 2024 6:00 PM
    Group D: Sun, May 19, 2024 8:30 PM
  5. Encore Screenings / Awards Show More details
    Sun, Jun 2, 2024 6:30 PM

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