48 Hour Film Project - Seattle

Kirk  Nordenstrom
Kirk Nordenstrom
City Producer
Kris  Flink
Kris Flink
City Producer

The countdown to DROPOFF has begun…

Movie magic comes to 48 Hour Film Project - Seattle this weekend! Teams of filmmakers will receive their genre and required elements at the Kickoff Friday, then hit the road to write, shoot and edit their short films.

All completed films will screen at their WORLD PREMIERE! Plan to attend this exciting event, where this weekend’s films will be showcased.

Here are some important notes for 48HFP filmmakers:

  • Team Leader Agreement: This document must be filled out by the Team Leader and uploaded to the Team Dash page prior to Kickoff. Download the form here. Find upload instructions here.
  • Kickoff: At least one member of the team must attend the Kickoff event to receive genres and the required elements assignment.
  • Elements: The required elements include the character, prop and line. (Double check them here 1 hour after kickoff.)
  • Media: You must submit your film according to the formats listed on your Team Dashboard.
  • Documents: You must upload the required filmmaker paperwork on Sunday by midnight. Prepare for this and download here.
  • Rules: Make sure that your film complies with our Filmmaking Rules and Competition Rules. For questions, go to the FAQ.
  • Weekend Questions: If you have a question during the filmmaking weekend that’s not answered in the rules or FAQ, contact your city producer by phone or text. If you email or message on social media instead, you may not receive an answer in time.
  • Drop Off: Your film and paperwork must be uploaded to your team page on your Dash.

Be safe! Make great films! Good luck!

See you at Kickoff!

Sam or Suzie French - Coffee Roaster
“Do us all a favor and stop talking.”
A pill bottle or container
00 : 12 : 34 : 19
by 7:30 PM to be on-time
  1. Dropoff
    Sun, Jul 14, 2024
    by 7:30 PM to be on-time
  2. Premiere Screenings
    Group A: Tue, Jul 23, 2024 6:30 PM
    Group B: Tue, Jul 23, 2024 9:00 PM
    Group C: Wed, Jul 24, 2024 6:30 PM
    Group D: Wed, Jul 24, 2024 9:00 PM
    Group E: Thu, Jul 25, 2024 6:30 PM
    Group F: Thu, Jul 25, 2024 9:00 PM

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Be Tru Pictures

Challenge Accepted

Dead Stock


Go Somewhere Cinema

Gold Team

Not Like Other Girls

Pria x Pumba

SubliminalEd Films

The Back-ups

Transatlantic Films




Diet Mug Room Beer Film Team

Film Friends Not Food


Friendo Records

Grumpycorp Studios




The Candidocracy

Watermelon Sheriff

4107 Productions

A Nice Egg in this Trying Time


Bearski Beat

dr3am s3qu3nc3

ds² films

Emax Films

Fiery Films

Indus Labs

JMAK Studio

Oh Bother

Rain at Daybreak


Team Sparkles

Bardo Dreamweavers Films

Blue Egg Films

Combat Wombats

Film Vandals

Gen XX


Janeway Burnham

Mirabile Visu

Paper Napkin productions

Parley Productions

Purple Squirrel Productions

Random Pendulum


Three Racoons in a trench-coat


Bothellwood Pictures

Cursed Camera Crew


Frog House


Mizumoto Image Labo

Peso maybe Kozo


Rational Creative ‘24

Simply Awful Production

Team Spitting

Thor’s Hammered

Toxic Chainsaw

Adventure Star Pictures


Cyanide Squirrel Films

Filthy Filming Production

Moonshadow Films

Planet Launch

Red Shed Films

Solo Dolo

Swimming Ophelia

Team Titans

The 13th Trick

The Rise and Fall of a Northwest Film Crew

Up All Night

Weekend Witchcrafts