Denver, Colorado August 2 - 4, 2019

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 2 - 4, 2019

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

Filmmakers from all over the Denver, CO 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 2020 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2020 Short Film Corner.


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Registration Fees Registration Opens: Tuesday, May 28

  • Early Bird: $148 USD/team ends Mon, Jul 8
  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, Jul 23
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 2

Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 2, 2019 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 4, 2019 @ 4:00pm - 7:30pm
by 7:30pm to be on-time
Skylark Lounge
140 South Broadway, Denver 80209

Drop off! Anything past 7:30PM will be considered "late" but I encourage everyone to turn in their film, late or not. Then stay, hang out and celebrate a job well done!

Premiere Screenings

Sun, Aug 11, 2019
Sie Film Center
2510 E Colfax Ave, Denver 80206

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