Providence, Rhode Island August 13 - 15, 2021

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 13 - 15, 2021

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

Filmmakers from all over the Providence, RI 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.

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Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: $148 USD/team ends Mon, Jul 19
  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, Aug 3
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 13
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Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 13, 2021 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 15, 2021
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Required Media

  • Video Codec: H.264
  • Media: Online Submission (preferred)
  • File Type: MPEG 4 (.mp4) (preferred), MPEG 4 (.m4v), Quicktime (.mov)
  • Resolution: HD 1080 (1920x1080) (preferred)
  • Aspect Ratio: Widescreen (16:9) (preferred)
  • Pixel Ratio: Square (1:1) (preferred)
  • Frame Rate: 24 FPS (preferred), 24 FPS (23.976), 25 FPS, 30 FPS (29.97)
  • Interlacing: Progressive / NON-Interlaced
  • Audio Codec: AAC (.aac), WAV (.wav), MPEG4 (.mp4)
  • Maximum File Size: 2.0GB (preferred)

Online Submission on Make sure your team leader is registered.

Participating Teams

Here are some of the teams that will be making a short film.

  • 3C’s & MAE Productions Erin Megin
  • Alternative Pictures Connor Morley
  • Chicken Dinner Productions Alyssa Botelho
  • Chickens vs. Sputnik Nancy Knott
  • Dancing in the Rain Annaliese Curry
  • G.COLE Productions Gladys Cole
  • Rat Pack Pictures Braydon Makalinaw
  • Tempus Fugitives Anthony Medeiros
  • The Baby Boy Long Shots Sarah Angeloni
  • The Velcro Response Unit Jason Miller

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