The 48 Hour Film Project

The Washington DC 48 Hour Film Project

The 48 Hour Film Project comes to Washington DC on the weekend of May 1 - 3, 2015. Filmmakers from all over the DC 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.

Enter today! Space is limited.

This year, teams will be accepted on a first come, first served basis. Once the initial registration is complete, we will add teams to a waiting list.

Early Bird Registration is $140. Teams must register on or before Monday, April 6 to get this special rate. Regular registration is $160. If teams register after Tuesday, April 21 they must pay a rate of $175.

Register for the Washington DC 48 Hour Film Project now!

Washington DC 48HFP Events


Date  Friday, May 1
Time  to be announced
Place  to be announced


Date  Sunday, May 3
Time  to be announced (by 7:30pm to be on time!)
Place  to be announced

Premiere Screenings

Date  May 7 - 10
Time  TBD
Place  AFI Silver Theater, 8633 Colesville Road Silver Spring, MD 20910
Tickets  $12

Washington DC 48HFP Links


Photo by Andy Dunaway.

Our Sponsors

Registered Teams

Actors with Strings, Mark McKinney
Advaitha Media, Vamsi Avala
Crowded Elevator Pictures, Tony Lazzeroni
Discordian Films, Joe Dzikiewicz
Dupont Circle Pictures, Thomas Jennings
Eustress Entertainment/AC Films, Eulonda Lea
Graphic Vision Films, Cliff Smircina
Laugh Index Theatre, Nancy Safavi
Montserrat upon the Mountain, montserrat gorina-ysern
Suburban video, Chris Lucarelli
The Worthy Brothers, Victor Nolasco
Two Proof Films, Mike Watkins
Unknown Penguin, Patrick Flynn
WIFV, Melissa Houghton
Zonkey Pictures, Eric Wild