The 48 Hour Film Project

The Des Moines 48 Hour Film Project

See below for 2011 results.
For more information on 2014, click here...

The Judges Have Spoken!

Our panel of judges has made its decision. Congratulations to all of the filmmakers and teams who participated. We are proud to announce our winners!

Best Use of Character
"Side Effects" by Mystery Box

Best Use of Prop
"Side Effects" by Mystery Box

Best Use of Line
"Clap" by One Genome Short Productions

Best Use of Genre [tie]
"Career Day"by Rabid Artists
"Discordance" by Visage

Best Original Song
"Oh Drama" by White Poison Industries

Producer's Award
"Lesson Plan" by Talkie Pictures

Best Costumes
"The McBride Chronicles" by Dunk Tank Productions

Best Graphics
"All Bets Are Off" by Presto Video

Best Sound Design
"All Bets Are Off" by Presto Video

Best Musical Score
"Thanks Again" by Slater Maxwell Productions

Best Cinematography [tie]
"All Bets Are Off" by Presto Video
"Shut In" by Team Last to Enter

Best Editing
"All Bets Are Off" by Presto Video

Best Actress
Sydney Pierick, "Shut In" by Team Last to Enter

Best Actor
Eric Lee, "Out of Place Out of Time" by Team

Best Writing
"One Mississippi" by Fighting Squirrels

Best Directing
Nick Strickland, "Oh Drama" by White Poison Industries

Second Runner Up For Best Film
"Shut In" by Team Last to Enter

Runner Up For Best Film
"All Bets Are Off" by Presto Video

Best Film
"Oh Drama" by White Poison Industries


Audience Awards for the 48HFP

The audience has spoken! The following teams won the audience awards for their respective screenings. Congratulations!

Audience Award Winner: Group A
"Side Effects" by Mystery Box

Audience Award Winner: Group B
"Shut In" by Team Last to Enter

Audience Award Winner: Group C
"Clap" by One Genome Short Productions

Audience Award Winner: Group D
"One Mississippi" by Fighting Squirrels


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Photo by Tim Kiser.

Elements

Character: Kelly or Kelli McBride, Teacher
Prop: a marshmallow
Line of Dialogue: "Open the door."



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Screening Groups

Group A
Screening on Wednesday, August 3rd, 7 & 9:30 pm

17 to the 4th power + Y, David Keninger, Time Travel
Dark Walnut Features, Damond Fudge, Thriller/Suspense
Dunk Tank Productions, David Brooks, Adventure Serial
Echo Three Productions, Richard Harms, Horror
Musgrave Co-Prosperity Sphere, Daniel Musgrave, Film de Femme
Mystery Box, Shawn FitzGerald, Superhero
OX Productions, Blake Weihs, Drama
SouthSiderStudios, Amanda Kieler, Det/Cop
Spasm Productions, Abby Gorsche, Comedy
Trail Mix, Laura Fast, Coming of Age

Group B
Screening on Wednesday, August 3rd, 7 & 9:30 pm

Baseball Team, John Krantz, War/Anti War
D.M.D.A, Trevor Edwards, Ann/Birthday
Drake Ghetto Productions, Forrest Williams, Comedy
My Studio By, Tonya Scarcello Jerry Byrum, Sci-Fi
KisstPictures, Tim Buelna, Advenure Serial
Seal Team 9, Sridhar Kothandeth, Det/Cop
Slater Maxwell Productions. Phil McLean, Drama
Team Last to Enter, John Hansen, Thriller
The Trans-Iowa Canal Company, Les Roth, Dark Comedy
Visage, Alan Smithee, Horror
Whatever Works, Laura Lundberg, Mockumentary

Group C
Screening on Thursday, August 4th, 7 & 9:30 pm

Armadillo Armadillo, Aaron Shaffer, Comedy
Evolving Guerrilla Productions, Mitchell Woods,Time Travel
Jello Fresh Productions, Wesley Belknap, Coming of Age
One Genome Short Productions, Gabriel Rowold, Musical/Western
Presto Video, Joe Zerull, Ann/Birthday
Primitive Filmworks, Jeff Gray, Det/Cop
Rabid Artists, Jeremy Ray Smolik, Family Film
Theatre Central, Eric Bridges, Mockumentary
The Incompetent Amateurs, Jon Lemons, Adv. Serial
The Unicorn Poachers, Scott VerMulm, Romance
White Poison Industries, Nick Strickland, Drama

Group D
Screening on Thursday, August 4th, 7 & 9:30 pm

Arizona Ink Studios, Andrew Zumwalt, Family
Blind Cactus Productions, Travis Steffen, Coming of Age
Fighting Squirrels, Thomas Ritchie, Mockumentary
Human Doing, Brian Welch, Det/Cop
Mud Hut Productions, Kevin Tobey, Comedy
Shrieking Tree, Justin Norman, Superhero
SmokeMonster Productions, Lacy Williams, Dark Comedy
Talkie Pictures, Thomas Rapp II, Thriller/Suspense
Team, Sarah Noll Wilson, Sci-Fi
WelchFilm Ltd, Adam Welch, War/Anti War