Providence, Rhode Island July 15 - 17, 2016

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? July 15 - 17, 2016

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

Filmmakers from all over the Providence, RI 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 20
  • Regular: $160 USD/team ends Tue, Jul 5
  • Late: $175 USD/team ends Fri, Jul 15
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Cast & Crew Meet and Greet

Sat, Jun 18, 2016 @ 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Comedy Connection
39 Warren Ave, East Providence 02914

Network to find or create teams as well as learn helpful information and be part of the local creative community. All are invited! Free admission and free parking.

Kickoff Event

Fri, Jul 15, 2016 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Jul 17, 2016
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Premiere Screenings

Group A: Mon, Jul 25, 2016 @ 7:00pm
Group B: Mon, Jul 25, 2016 @ 9:30pm
Group C: Tue, Jul 26, 2016 @ 7:00pm
Group D: Tue, Jul 26, 2016 @ 9:30pm
Group E: Wed, Jul 27, 2016 @ 7:00pm
Group F: Wed, Jul 27, 2016 @ 9:30pm
Cinemaworld Lincoln Mall
622 George Washington Hwy, Lincoln 02865

Participating Teams

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

  • 7 Around 2 Wrapped by 1 Matthew Morin
  • Animus Studios Scott Beer
  • Barking Dog Productions Craig Andersen
  • Both & Neither Ludy Gonzalez
  • Glass House Media Evan Hatten
  • Napalm Luck Productions Aaron Hartman
  • Wicked Famous Productions Mikeal Benoit

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