Dallas, Texas May 13 - 15, 2016

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? May 13 - 15, 2016

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

Filmmakers from all over the Dallas, TX 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.


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Registration Fees

  • Regular: $160 USD/team ends Tue, May 3
  • Late: $175 USD/team ends Fri, May 13
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Kickoff Event

Fri, May 13, 2016 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, May 15, 2016
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Participating Teams

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

  • A Salted Picture Stephanie Williams
  • Embetha Vegim Kamberi
  • ForWood Thinking Films Steve Forsyth
  • Me Gusta Films Erick Sandoval
  • Mind of Misfits + The Mellow Filmmaker Tanner Baacke
  • Monumental Idea Jeff Brownlee
  • Sofa Kings Jason Walter Vaile
  • Team Nine Eric Hanson
  • Team SWAGIT David Owusu
  • Thinking Sideways E'an Verdugo

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