Madison, Wisconsin September 11 - 13, 2020

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? September 11 - 13, 2020

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

Filmmakers from all over the Madison, WI 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

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

  • Early Bird: $128 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 21
    (reduced from $148, a savings of $20)
  • Regular: $138 USD/team ends Mon, Sep 7
    (reduced from $168, a savings of $30)
  • Late: $148 USD/team ends Fri, Sep 11
    (reduced from $188, a savings of $40)
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Kickoff Event

Fri, Sep 11, 2020 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Sep 13, 2020
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Participating Teams

Here are some of the teams that will be making a short film.

  • Bad Example Productions David Kaye
  • Camp Createability Debbie Armstrong
  • Cedar Cabins Productions Lucas Miller
  • Fish Tank Pictures Brian Brant
  • I'm Busy Films Robert Barhite
  • McKellips Films Ava McKellips
  • No Chance Sophie McHugh
  • Pixel Passions Seth Curkeet
  • RedWax Productions Nate Clark
  • Team M Mallory Davidson
  • The Porchetta Paradox David Boffa
  • The RGBeasts Emmalee Pearson
  • The Traveling Monks Thai Luong
  • Thorazine Work Party Jeff Funk
  • Vermillion Media Brett Hill

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