Melbourne, Australia 26 - 28 October 2018

Get Ready for An Amazing Challenge!

The weekend? 26 - 28 October 2018

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

Filmmakers from all over the Melbourne, AU 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 2019 for a chance at the grand prize and an opportunity to screen at the Cannes Film Festival 2019 Short Film Corner.


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Registration Fees

  • Early Bird: $150 AUD/team ends Mon, 1 Oct
  • Regular: $180 AUD/team ends Tue, 16 Oct
  • Late: $220 AUD/team ends Fri, 26 Oct
Register Your Team Now!

Kickoff Event

Fri, 26 Oct 2018 @ 18:00 - 19:00
ROC's Jam Factory
500 Chapel St South Yarra VIC 3141

Dropoff Event

Sun, 28 Oct 2018
by 19:30 to be on-time
ROC's Jam Factory
500 Chapel St South Yarra VIC 3141

Premiere Screenings

Group A: Mon, 12 Nov 2018
Group B: Tue, 13 Nov 2018
Group C: Wed, 14 Nov 2018
Village Cinemas, Jam Factory
500 Chapel St, South Yarra VIC 3141

Participating Teams

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

  • Get Rid Of That Blue Dia Taylor
  • Mouse Rats Matthew White

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