Paducah, Kentucky August 9 - 11, 2019

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? August 9 - 11, 2019

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

Filmmakers from all over the Paducah, KY 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, June 4

  • Early Bird: $148 USD/team ends Mon, Jul 15
  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, Jul 30
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Aug 9

Paducah 48 Hour Film Project GETTING EXCITED!!!!

Thu, May 23, 2019 @ 5:00pm - 8:00pm
HighWater Social Bar
224 Broadway

Come by and say hello to city producer Landee Bryant. Ask questions. Meet other folks interested in the event. Learn more about the genres and rules!!!!

RSVP via facebook

Kickoff Event

Fri, Aug 9, 2019 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Aug 11, 2019
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Premiere Screenings

Fri, Aug 16, 2019
Maiden Alley Cinema
112 Maiden Alley, Paducah 42001

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