Hampton Roads, Virginia August 5 - 7, 2016

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 5 - 7, 2016

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

Filmmakers from all over the Hampton Roads, VA 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

  • Late: $175 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 5
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Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 5, 2016 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

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

Premiere Screenings

Tickets: $9.00 USD
Group A: Tue, Aug 16, 2016 @ 8:00pm
Group B: Thu, Aug 18, 2016 @ 8:00pm
The Naro Expanded Cinema
1507 Colley Avenue, Norfolk 23517

Best Of Screening

Tickets: $5.00 USD
Sat, Aug 20, 2016 @ 5:00pm
The Naro Expanded Cinema
1507 Colley Avenue, Norfolk 23517

Screening Groups

Group A Tuesday, August 16, 2016 @ 8:00pm

Listed alphabetically, not by screening order

  • After This We're Getting Tacos Amy Mahon
  • All Da Way Up Russ Fulmore
  • Better Than Bad Susan Bowers
  • Dream Cloud Films James Harris
  • Flying Penguin Productions Laura Bird
  • Linder Lue's Crew Amanda Page Stephens
  • Methods & Madness Productions Meliz Yilmaz
  • Please Don't Kill Us Productions Jason Tureman
  • Propaganda Films Jillien Manno
  • R.I.P Productions William Ward
  • Skelly Films Ernie Smith
  • Strange Frames Christopher Whitley
  • The Kartwheel Klub Micah Taylor
  • The Lord's Troupe Ulysses Johnson

Group B Thursday, August 18, 2016 @ 8:00pm

Listed alphabetically, not by screening order

  • Depresso Productions Brandon Langley
  • Fregit Films Brad Carmichael
  • Misfits/Fifty One Fifteen Matt Burchfield
  • Muffin Day Productions Joe Peterson
  • Mystic Pictures Matthew Judkins
  • No Second Meal Productions Rebecca Bingham
  • No Time for Cameras Chandler Perry
  • Parroco Production Group AJ Rickett
  • Quicker Flickers Nicole Breed
  • Slainte Productions Kevin Williams II
  • Sleepless in ORF Stephen Peek
  • Team Scaredy Monster Mark Zillges
  • The WolfPack Arron DIETRICH
  • TNP Productions Timothy Parsons

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