San Jose, California April 15 - 17, 2016

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? April 15 - 17, 2016

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

Filmmakers from all over the San Jose, 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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Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: $140 USD/team ends Mon, Mar 21
  • Regular: $160 USD/team ends Tue, Apr 5
  • Late: $175 USD/team ends Fri, Apr 15
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Premiere Screenings

April 26-28

Kickoff Event

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

Dropoff Event

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

Participating Teams

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

  • Dragon Farm Productions Norman Luce

Films from Previous Years

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