Detroit, Michigan July 13 - 15, 2018

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? July 13 - 15, 2018

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

Filmmakers from all over the Detroit, MI 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 2019 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2019 Short Film Corner.


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Registration Fees

  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, Jul 3
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Jul 13
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Kickoff Event

Fri, Jul 13, 2018 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Jul 15, 2018
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Participating Teams

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

  • 52 Scripts Scott Gordon
  • Bat Boiz Samuel Grima
  • Cine Films Calvin Green
  • DCDS School of Film Brett Salamin
  • DETROIT GOATS Christopher Dinnan
  • DEaD JaMmeR Jeremy Rahn
  • Detroit City Kitties Katelin Maylum
  • Detroit Film Studio Charlene Jeter
  • Good Guacamole Jacob Farah
  • Good Harbor Blue Tammie Stimpfel
  • Holiday Park Productions Joe Harris
  • JoJi Peak Jim Sobczak
  • LGV Alyse Paquin
  • Metro Swarm Intelligence Leanne Shultz
  • Multiversal Pictures Michael Rizzo
  • Nice Shirt Media Garrett Sammons
  • OCC Productions OCC Productions
  • Perrydise Films Tyler Wegrzyn
  • Play Nice Sherry McLaughlin
  • Provisional Fixation Jane Liu
  • Rebel Pictures Michael McCallum
  • Ruby Martini Robert Martin
  • Team Name Films Rob Rose
  • The Veering Tangence Elbert Lilly
  • Theater Butter Pamela Renusch
  • WSF Productions Allie Romero
  • ironark Films Jacob Mendez

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