Los Angeles, California August 7 - 9, 2020

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 7 - 9, 2020

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

Filmmakers from all over the Los Angeles, 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 2021 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2021 Short Film Corner.


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Registration Fees Registration Opens: Friday, July 10

In response to the coronavirus we've reduced our 2020 prices.

  • Early Bird: $128 USD/team ends Fri, Jul 17
    (reduced from $148, a savings of $20)
  • Regular: $138 USD/team ends Mon, Aug 3
    (reduced from $168, a savings of $30)
  • Late: $148 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 7
    (reduced from $188, a savings of $40)

Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 7, 2020 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 9, 2020
by 7:30pm to be on-time

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