Filmapalooza 2020

Event Schedule

The schedule below is tentative and subject to change.
  • Day 1 03 Mar 2020
  • Day 2 04 Mar 2020
  • Day 3 05 Mar 2020
  • Day 4 06 Mar 2020
  • Day 5 07 Mar 2020
Tue, Mar 3, 2020 @ 2:00 - 6:00 PM
Room Mate Bruno Hotel
Wilhelminakade 52, 3072 AR Rotterdam

Registration Opens

Attendees may check in and pick up their festival badges at our Filmapalooza table in at the Room Mate Bruno hotel.
Tue, Mar 3, 2020 @ 4:00 - 6:00 PM
Town Hall
Coolsingel 40, 3011 AD Rotterdam

Welcome Reception

Join us for an official welcome from the Filmapalooza organizers, and a chance to meet up with other attendees.

Tue, Mar 3, 2020 @ 8:00 - 8:30 PM
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996 Rotterdam

Opening Night Screening

Our first Filmapalooza screening features top films from the Netherlands 48HFP.
Wed, Mar 4, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996 Rotterdam

City Winners Screening: Group A

Screening group assignments will be announced on or around January 31, 2020.

Wed, Mar 4, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996 Rotterdam

Wednesday Workshops

Filmapalooza 2020 will feature a dozen filmmaking workshops. We'll cover topics from the technical ("Choose the Perfect Lens") to production ("How to Shoot the Perfect Love Scene") to business ("What is Selling in Hollywood"). Filmapalooza is unveiling a new workshop format... The workshops will be held every day from 10am to 6 pm, allowing filmmakers to enjoy a mix of training and film viewing throughout the festival.
Wed, Mar 4, 2020 @ 12:00 - 2:00 PM
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996 Rotterdam

City Winners Screening: Group B

Screening group assignments will be announced on or around January 31, 2020.

Wed, Mar 4, 2020 @ 2:00 - 4:00 PM
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996 Rotterdam

City Winners Screening: Group C

Screening group assignments will be announced on or around January 31, 2020.

Wed, Mar 4, 2020 @ 2:00 - 6:00 PM
Room Mate Bruno Hotel
Wilhelminakade 52, 3072 AR Rotterdam

Registration Continues

Attendees may check in and pick up their festival badges at our Filmapalooza table in at the Room Mate Bruno hotel.
Wed, Mar 4, 2020 @ 4:00 - 6:00 PM
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996 Rotterdam

City Winners Screening: Group D

Screening group assignments will be announced on or around January 31, 2020.

Wed, Mar 4, 2020 @ 8:00 - 11:59 PM
Thalia
Kruiskade 31, 3012 EE Rotterdam

Filmapalooza Party

Join us for a pub party at one of the best bars in town.

Thu, Mar 5, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996 Rotterdam

City Winners Screening: Group E

Screening group assignments will be announced on or around January 31, 2020.

Thu, Mar 5, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996 Rotterdam

Thursday Workshops

Filmapalooza 2020 will feature a dozen filmmaking workshops. We'll cover topics from the technical ("Choose the Perfect Lens") to production ("How to Shoot the Perfect Love Scene") to business ("What is Selling in Hollywood"). Filmapalooza is unveiling a new workshop format... The workshops will be held every day from 10am to 6 pm, allowing filmmakers to enjoy a mix of training and film viewing throughout the festival.
Thu, Mar 5, 2020 @ 12:00 - 2:00 PM
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996 Rotterdam

City Winners Screening: Group F

Screening group assignments will be announced on or around January 31, 2020.

Thu, Mar 5, 2020 @ 2:00 - 4:00 PM
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996 Rotterdam

City Winners Screening: Group G

Screening group assignments will be announced on or around January 31, 2020.

Thu, Mar 5, 2020 @ 2:00 - 6:00 PM
Room Mate Bruno Hotel
Wilhelminakade 52, 3072 AR Rotterdam

Registration Continues

Attendees may check in and pick up their festival badges at our Filmapalooza table in at the Room Mate Bruno hotel.
Thu, Mar 5, 2020 @ 4:00 - 6:00 PM
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996 Rotterdam

City Winners Screening: Group H

Screening group assignments will be announced on or around January 31, 2020.

Thu, Mar 5, 2020 @ 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Room Mate Bruno Hotel
Wilhelminakade 52, 3072 AR Rotterdam

Team Leader Meeting

This event is for city winning 48HFP Team Leaders/Representatives and will include a discussion about the logistics of the Awards Ceremony.
Thu, Mar 5, 2020 @ 8:00 - 11:59 PM
Spido
Willemsplein 85, 3016 DR Rotterdam

I'm on a Boat Party

Dance the night away while sailing through the famous harbor area of Rotterdam.

Fri, Mar 6, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996 Rotterdam

City Winners Screening: Group I

Screening group assignments will be announced on or around January 31, 2020.

Fri, Mar 6, 2020 @ 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996 Rotterdam

Friday Workshops

Filmapalooza 2020 will feature a dozen filmmaking workshops. We'll cover topics from the technical ("Choose the Perfect Lens") to production ("How to Shoot the Perfect Love Scene") to business ("What is Selling in Hollywood"). Filmapalooza is unveiling a new workshop format... The workshops will be held every day from 10am to 6 pm, allowing filmmakers to enjoy a mix of training and film viewing throughout the festival.
Fri, Mar 6, 2020 @ 12:00 - 2:00 PM
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996 Rotterdam

City Winners Screening: Group J

Screening group assignments will be announced on or around January 31, 2020.

Fri, Mar 6, 2020 @ 2:00 - 4:00 PM
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996 Rotterdam

City Winners Screening: Group K

Screening group assignments will be announced on or around January 31, 2020.

Fri, Mar 6, 2020 @ 2:00 - 6:00 PM
Room Mate Bruno Hotel
Wilhelminakade 52, 3072 AR Rotterdam

Registration Continues

Attendees may check in and pick up their festival badges at our Filmapalooza table in at the Room Mate Bruno hotel.
Fri, Mar 6, 2020 @ 4:00 - 6:00 PM
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996 Rotterdam

City Winners Screening: Group L

Screening group assignments will be announced on or around January 31, 2020.

Fri, Mar 6, 2020 @ 9:00 - 11:59 PM
LantarenVenster
Otto Reuchlinweg 996 Rotterdam

Cinema Wrap Party

Party at our official screening venue with other 48 hour filmmakers and meet Dutch filmmakers as well.

Sat, Mar 7, 2020 @ 4:00 - 6:00 PM
SS Rotterdam
3e Katendrechtsehoofd 25, 3072 AM Rotterdam

Best Of Filmapalooza Screening

Sat, Mar 7, 2020 @ 7:00 - 10:00 PM
SS Rotterdam
3e Katendrechtsehoofd 25, 3072 AM Rotterdam

Awards Ceremony

Imagine yourself on the red carpet at one of the fanciest locations in modern Rotterdam. The SS Rotterdam used to sail the great seas during the sixties and seventies. After its retirement it was rebuilt into a beautiful party location in the vibrant city of Rotterdam. Each City Winner will receive its trophy and of course we will announce the winner of the Grand Prize.

Sat, Mar 7, 2020 @ 10:00 - 11:59 PM
SS Rotterdam
3e Katendrechtsehoofd 25, 3072 AM Rotterdam

Awards Party

Close out Filmapalooza with an after-awards celebration on the famous SS Rotterdam, a retired cruise ship which sailed to the United States frequently during the sixties and seventies.