Bonaire 1 - 3 December 2017

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? 1 - 3 December 2017

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

Filmmakers from all over the Bonaire 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 Short Film Corner.


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Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: $125 USD/team ends Mon, 6 Nov
  • Regular: $150 USD/team ends Tue, 21 Nov
  • Late: $175 USD/team ends Fri, 1 Dec
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Meet & Greet

Fri, 24 Nov 2017 @ 20:00
BYOF Theatre
Kaya Gob. N. Debrot 64, Hato, Bonaire

Kickoff Event

Fri, 1 Dec 2017 @ 18:00 - 19:00
BYOF Theatre
Kaya Gob. N. Debrot 64, Hato, Bonaire
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Dropoff Event

Sun, 3 Dec 2017
by 19:30 to be on-time
BYOF Theatre
Kaya Gob. N. Debrot 64, Hato, Bonaire
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Premiere Screenings

Tickets: $10.00 USD
Wed, 6 Dec 2017 @ 19:00 - 22:00
BYOF Theatre
Kaya Gob. N. Debrot 64, Hato, Bonaire
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Awards Ceremony

Wed, 6 Dec 2017 @ 22:00 - 23:00
BYOF Theatre
Kaya Gob. N. Debrot 64, Hato, Bonaire

Wrap Party

Wed, 6 Dec 2017 @ 23:00 - 23:59
BYOF Theatre
Kaya Gob. N. Debrot 64, Hato, Bonaire

Required Media

  • Video Codec: H.264 (preferred)
  • Media: USB Thumb Drive (preferred)
  • File Type: MPEG 4 (.mp4) (preferred), Quicktime (.mov)
  • Resolution: HD 1080 (1920x1080) (preferred), HD 720 (1280x720)
  • Aspect Ratio: Widescreen (16:9) (preferred), Anamorphic
  • Pixel Ratio: Square (1:1), Widescreen (16:9)
  • Frame Rate: 25 FPS (preferred), 24 FPS (23.976), 30 FPS (29.97)
  • Interlacing: Progressive / NON-Interlaced (preferred)
  • Audio Codec: WAV (.wav) (preferred), MPEG3 (.mp3)
  • Audio Bit Rate: 128 kbps
  • Audio Sample Rate: 48 kHz
  • Maximum File Size: 2.0GB (preferred), 1.0GB, 4.0GB, 9.0GB

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