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Hitchcock, Spielberg, Coppola & You!

• In this adrenaline filled competition you have one weekend to make a short film.

• Your film will premiere on the big screen for a live theater audience and be seen by top judges.

• Winners are invited to Filmapalooza - our international film festival

• Top films are screened at the Cannes Short Film Corner.

What Genre Will You Draw?

Your filmmaking weekend begins by drawing two genres from a hat. Pick one to use or combine them both.

Here are a few sample genres for 2020. View the full list.


Drama

Horror

Sci Fi

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Alumni Achievements: Cleveland 48er Wins "1917" One-Shot Film Challenge, Produces New TV Show For Amazon Prime, And Shoots Feature In Times Square

Filmmaker Conrad Faraj (right) pictured with his writing collaborator Hannah Lane (left) and director Sam Mendes (center) in LA at the world premiere  of 1917    Cleveland filmmaker Conrad Faraj is on fire. His filmmaking career is blowing up on a seemingly day by day basis. We featured Faraj in an article early last year, after winning Best Film in the 2018 Cleveland 48HFP and having his feature film Fighting the Sky picked up for distribution and f... read more

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