Portland, Maine July 31 - August 2, 2015

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? July 31 - August 2, 2015

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

Filmmakers from all over the Portland, ME 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 2016 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2016, Court Métrage.


Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: $140 USD/team ends Tue, Jul 7
  • Regular: $160 USD/team ends Tue, Jul 21
  • Late: $175 USD/team ends Fri, Jul 31
Register Your Team Now!Looking to Join a Team?

Kickoff Event

Fri, Jul 31, 2015 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Location to be announced

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 2, 2015
by 7:30pm to be on-time
Location to be announced

Premiere Screenings

Group A: Thu, Aug 6, 2015
Group B: Thu, Aug 6, 2015
Nickelodeon Cinema

Participating Teams

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

  • 4x4 Studios Keith Force
  • 8mufnz Thomas Campbell
  • Big Damn Heroes Michael Strout
  • Killatainment Alan Dillingham
  • Moon Aliway Productions Ali Tozier
  • She Smiled Productions Joanna Clarke
  • Slow Childrens Productions Bryan Ferrante
  • STOOP KIDS Alex Coppola
  • T9 Cine Tim Johnston
  • The Shehive Charlotte Warren
  • Wax Idiotical Films Kyp Pilalas

Films from Previous Years

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