Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania July 8 - 10, 2016

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? July 8 - 10, 2016

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

Filmmakers from all over the Pittsburgh, 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 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

  • Early Bird: $140 USD/team ends Mon, Jun 13
  • Regular: $160 USD/team ends Tue, Jun 28
  • Late: $175 USD/team ends Fri, Jul 8
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Kickoff Event

Fri, Jul 8, 2016 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Jul 10, 2016
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Participating Teams

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

  • Children of the Corman Darin DiNapoli
  • Command Pictures Maura Snyder
  • Steel Forest Productions Matthew Haider

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