Seattle, Washington 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 Seattle, WA 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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48HFP Meet 'n Greet #1

Tue, May 31, 2016 @ 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Solo Bar
200 Roy Street, Seattle 98109

21+ Only please

Actor Monologue Taping

Sat, Jun 11, 2016 @ 10:00am - 2:00pm

Hey actors! Here's your chance to get your monologue in front of 48HFP team leaders. Bring your rehearsed 60-90 second monologue with a head shot and contact information to Mighty Tripod's acting studio. We will tape the monologue and post it to the Seattle 48 Hour Film Project Facebook group for all the team leaders to see.

Please email seattle@48hourfilm.com to request one of our four filming blocks:

10am -11am

11am -12pm

12pm - 1pm

1pm - 2pm

Kickoff Event

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

Dropoff Event

Sun, Jul 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 Seattle in only 48 hours.

  • Bohemian Dream and A Steel Sisters Production Cindy Giese French
  • Film Vandals Kyle Boynton
  • Friggabyte Tommy Tang
  • Laser Cat Films Thomas Hemmen
  • Next Exit Productions Hollie Lemarr
  • Next Fresh Cup Entertainment Joseph Will Bratton
  • Northwest Films Matt Longmire
  • Oort Cloud Productions Mike Van Luvan
  • Pesky Paws Productions Henry Honig
  • Radsaw Productions Randell Seymour
  • Red Cherry Studios Jerald Peter
  • RewiredGeek Michael Hodge
  • The Dirty Dutch Matt Clements Jr.
  • trashtaco Productions Thomas Morgan
  • You, Me and Malachy Kristina Petrosyan

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