The weekend? July 29 - 31, 2016
The challenge? To make a film in only 48 hours!
Filmmakers from all over the Cleveland, OH 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 2017 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2017, Court Métrage.
Watch some of the top films from the 2015 CLE48HFP Horror Project screen at the International Horror Hotel. The following 48HFP films will be a part of the 6:00pm screening on June 9th:
Control by Gone Fishin' Productions
INTERVENTION by eMpTy-Light-Pack
Hive by Labyrinth Films
Advance weekend passes to the Horror Hotel may be available, as well as day passes and tickets to individual screenings--see http://horrorhotel.net/tickets.php for more information.
The International Horror Hotel Film Festival and Convention is held every June in Hudson. The event includes screenings of Horror films, a convention, FX Makeup competitions, a Scream Queen competition, film competitions, script competitions, and a film scoring competition. The 2016 Horror Hotel will be held June 9th-12th. For more information, visit www.horrorhotel.net.
Cleveland 48HFP Producer Brian Bowers will answer all of your questions about this year's 48HFP events, rules, best practices, and filmmaking tips. Register for free in advance at http://www.anymeeting.com/PIID=EC55D783894C39.
Win a chance to have dinner with a group of film industry pros at this Filmmaker Mastermind Dinner. Any registered Cleveland 48HFP team leader can apply at https://form.jotform.com/61405060709146. Team leaders must be registered for this year's 48HFP AND register for the Mastermind Dinner by July 5th, 2016. The following day one entry will be selected at random as the winner. Dinner will be at a mutually agreed upon time before our 48HFP film weekend (July 29-31). This is your chance to hang out with creative geniuses in the film industry and ask them ANYTHING--filmmaking tips, how to get into festivals, or how to get started in the industry. This is an incredible opportunity for filmmakers at any level!
Register your team for the 48HFP and then apply for the Mastermind Dinner by July 5th at https://form.jotform.com/61405060709146.
Panel of Masterminds to be announced soon!
Here are some of the teams that will be making a short film for Cleveland in only 48 hours.