Philadelphia, Pennsylvania August 4 - 6, 2017

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 4 - 6, 2017

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

Filmmakers from all over the Philadelphia, PA 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 Mon, Jul 10
  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, Jul 25
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 4
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Meet and Greet

Fri, Jun 23, 2017 @ 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Conshohocken Brewing Company
3 DeKalb St, Bridgeport 19405

Come join us for the first meet and greet of the year at the Conshohocken Brewing Company in Bridgeport! Stop by and introduce yourself, gather a team before early bird ends, and at the very least have something from their amazing craft beer selection or a delicious meal.

Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 4, 2017 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 6, 2017
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Participating Teams

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

  • The Delcomatics Carl Bussler
  • The GOVtown Company Dylan White

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