Detroit, Michigan July 22 - 24, 2016

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? July 22 - 24, 2016

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 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 Registration Opens: Tuesday, May 17

  • Early Bird: $140 USD/team ends Mon, Jun 27
  • Regular: $160 USD/team ends Tue, Jul 12
  • Late: $175 USD/team ends Fri, Jul 22

Premiere Screenings

August 2nd & 3rd
Landmark Theatre
N Main St, Michigan

Kickoff Event

Fri, Jul 22, 2016 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Jul 24, 2016
by 7:30pm to be on-time

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