Durban, South Africa 25 - 27 September 2015

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? 25 - 27 September 2015

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

Filmmakers from all over the Durban, ZA 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 2016 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2016, Court Métrage.

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Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: R1000 ZAR/team ends Mon, 31 Aug
Register Your Team Now!Looking to Join a Team?

Kickoff Event

Fri, 25 Sep 2015 @ 18:00 - 19:00
183 Cowey Road, Berea, Durban 4001, South Africa

Teams to meet the Producer by 6.30pm at the latest.

Dropoff Event

Sun, 27 Sep 2015 @ 18:30 - 19:30
by 19:30 to be on-time
183 Cowey Road, Berea, Durban 4001, South Africa

Teams can start bringing through their completed productions from 18:30 on 27 September. Cut-off is exactly at 19:30 so please ensure to come through with your completed production before this time.

Premiere Screenings

Group A: Wed, 7 Oct 2015 @ 19:30
Group B: Thu, 8 Oct 2015 @ 19:30
Suncoast Cinecentre
Durban, South Africa

Certificates for the winners in each category will presented after the final screening on the morning of 10 October.

Participating Teams

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

  • Boston Media House Kareena Tulsee
  • stevonator Stephen Wiggill

Films from Previous Years

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