San Diego, California August 19 - 21, 2016

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 19 - 21, 2016

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

Filmmakers from all over the San Diego, CA 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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Early Bird Team Registration Meet and Greet

Mon, Jun 13, 2016 @ 7:00pm
Stone Brewing Company Liberty Station
2816 Historic Decatur Rd, San Diego 92106

Celebrate the start of the San Diego 48HFP at our first Meet and Greet!

Meet and mingle with fascinating filmmakers, join a team or start a team of your own!

Everyone is invited regardless of skill and/or experience level.

Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 19, 2016 @ 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 21, 2016
by 7:30pm to be on-time

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