Latest News About Us

Last Chance To Register For The Four Points Film Project!Tuesday, October 25, 2016

We've seen what you can do in 48 hours--just imagine what you'll be able to do in 72! Register for our global online competition, the Four Points Film Project, and make your short film in the 72 hour period of this November 11th-14th for a shot at filmmaking awards, cash, and even a chance to screen at Filmapalooza AND Cannes!

But you've got to hurry--regular registration is ending soon, and there are only a limited number of spaces available!

Register your team now!

Regular Registration Ends November 1st

Don't pay more money than you have to--register your team before November 1st while we're still in the regular registration period. After that you'll pay an extra $15 during the late registration period.

This year we increased registration spaces to a maximum of 250 teams. Those extra spaces will go fast though, so sign up to guarantee your spot in the competition.

Filmmakers from all over the world will compete to see who can make the best short film in only three days. The 4PFP is an online contest which follows the same basic idea of the 48HFP - write, produce, and edit a short film in just a weekend using an assigned genre and three elements which are announced via email at the start of the weekend.

The 4PFP films are all judged by a panel of film professionals, and the top 4PFP film will be awarded $3000 USD and screen at both Filmapalooza in Seattle next March and the Cannes Film Festival in May of 2017, Court Métrage. Additionally the top 15 films will be made available online where the general public will vote for the winner of Audience Favorite, who will receive $1000 USD and also screen at Filmapalooza in March.

Filmapalooza Seattle

Need some inspiration?

Want to see exactly what filmmakers from around the world can do in just three days? Check out some of our Audience Choice films from last year.

FTU2 Films - My Soothsayer

Panato What Goes Around

NOBS - Who Am I?

Fregit Films - Bennie

View More Four Points Films

Time Is Running Out!

This year's Four Points Film Project is November 11th-14th, and it's open to ANYONE in the world, regardless of where you live or whether or not your city has a 48HFP competition. Want your chance to join a global filmmaking community, make a film in just 72 hours, and get a shot at having your film screen at Filmapalooza and Cannes Film Festival?

Now is the time to make your move--get your team signed up at!

Four Points Film Project Details & Registration

Important Message: Copycat DisclaimerPrivacy Policy

Copyright © 2001-2018 48 Hour Film Project, Inc. All Rights Reserved