Greensboro, North Carolina June 23 - 25, 2017

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? June 23 - 25, 2017

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

Filmmakers from all over the Greensboro, NC 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 2018 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2018, Court Métrage.


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Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: $148 USD/team ends Tue, May 30
  • Regular: $178 USD/team ends Tue, Jun 13
  • Late: $198 USD/team ends Fri, Jun 23
Register Your Team Now!

Kickoff Event

Fri, Jun 23, 2017 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Revolution Mill
1160 Revolution Mill Dr, Greensboro 27405

Dropoff Event

Sun, Jun 25, 2017
by 7:30pm to be on-time
Revolution Mill
1160 Revolution Mill Dr, Greensboro 27405

Premiere Screenings

Group A: Wed, Jun 28, 2017 @ 7:00pm @ Carolina Theatre
Group B: Thu, Jun 29, 2017 @ 7:00pm @ Carolina Theatre
Group C: Thu, Jun 29, 2017 @ 9:15pm @ Carolina Theatre
Carolina Theatre
310 South Greene Street, Greensboro 27401

Best Of Screening

Tickets: $10.00 USD
Fri, Jul 21, 2017 @ 7:00pm
Carolina Theatre
310 South Greene Street, Greensboro 27401

Participating Teams

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

  • Blue Bear Productions Jason McGhinnis
  • Bottom Shelf Films Zachary Boyd

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