Tampa, Florida July 26 - 28, 2019

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? July 26 - 28, 2019

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

Filmmakers from all over the Tampa, FL 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, Jul 1
  • Regular: $168 USD/team ends Tue, Jul 16
  • Late: $188 USD/team ends Fri, Jul 26
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48 Hour Film Project Meet & Greet

Tue, Jun 4, 2019 @ 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Creative Soul Studio
2425 Central Avenue, St. Petersburg 33713

Whether you are brand new to film and the 48 Hour Film Project or you're a seasoned veteran, come on out and meet more people from the industry! We'll be answering questions, sharing tales from the trenches and over all just having a great time mixing and mingling as we help you find your team! Food and drink specials through out the event!

Kickoff Event

Fri, Jul 26, 2019 @ 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Dropoff Event

Sun, Jul 28, 2019
by 7:30pm to be on-time

Premiere Screenings

Group A: Wed, Aug 7, 2019 @ 6:00pm
Group B: Wed, Aug 7, 2019 @ 8:30pm
AMC Classic Centro Ybor 10
1600 E. 8th Avenue, Tampa 33605

Participating Teams

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

  • Ambiguous Kevin Tydlaska
  • Anjen Pictures Jeninfer Davis
  • Kitchens on a Hill Cathy Kitchens
  • space dream productions koura linda

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