Salt Lake City, Utah June 7 - 9, 2019

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? June 7 - 9, 2019

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

Filmmakers from all over the Salt Lake City, UT 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 2020 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2020 Short Film Corner.


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Registration Fees Registration Opens: Tuesday, April 2

  • Early Bird: $148 USD/team ends Mon, May 13
  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, May 28
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Jun 7

Kickoff Event

Fri, Jun 7, 2019 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Jun 9, 2019
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Required Media

  • Video Codec: H.264 (preferred), No Proprietary Codecs
  • Media: USB Thumb Drive (preferred)
  • File Type: MPEG 4 (.mp4) (preferred), AVI (.avi), MPEG 4 (.m4v), Quicktime (.mov)
  • Resolution: HD 1080 (1920x1080) (preferred), HD 720 (1280x720), SD
  • Aspect Ratio: Widescreen (16:9) (preferred), Standard (4:3), Anamorphic
  • Pixel Ratio: Widescreen (16:9) (preferred)
  • Maximum File Size: 2.0GB (preferred)

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