Milwaukee, Wisconsin June 7 - 9, 2019

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? June 7 - 9, 2019

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

Filmmakers from all over the Milwaukee, 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 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

  • Early Bird: $148 USD/team ends Mon, May 13
  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, May 28
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Jun 7
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Kickoff Event

Fri, Jun 7, 2019 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Jun 9, 2019
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Premiere Screenings

Thu, Jun 13, 2019 @ 6:30pm
Times Cinema
5906 W. Vliet Street, Milwaukee WI 53208

Participating Teams

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

  • Chair on Stair Films Derek Pfister
  • Ice Melons Films William Loper
  • Kick A Rock Sergio Torres
  • Shrekislove,Shrekislife Nathaniel Haban

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