Asheville, North Carolina June 16 - 18, 2017

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? June 16 - 18, 2017

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

Filmmakers from all over the Asheville, NC 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 2018 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2018, Court Métrage.


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Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: $148 USD/team ends Mon, May 22
  • Regular: $178 USD/team ends Tue, Jun 6
  • Late: $198 USD/team ends Fri, Jun 16
Register Your Team Now!

Kickoff Event

Fri, Jun 16, 2017 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Asheville Brewing Co.
77 Coxe Ave, Asheville 28801

77 Coxe Ave location!
Tickets for the Premiere Screenings will be on sale at Kick-Off (77 Coxe Ave. Asheville, NC)!
Ticket sales for the Premiere Screenings begin at 11:00 am Friday 17th, at Asheville Pizza & Brewing Co. (675 Merrimon Ave. Asheville, NC).

Dropoff Event

Sun, Jun 18, 2017
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Participating Teams

Here are some of the teams that will be making a short film for Asheville in only 48 hours.

  • Blue Bear Productions Jason McGhinnis
  • Optio Productions Optio Productions

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