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Filmapalooza Registration Is Open!Thursday, October 26, 2017

Filmapalooza Paris March 6th - 9th, 2018

Registration for the 48HFP's Filmapalooza in Paris is now officially open!

Join us in Paris, France, this March for Filmapalooza, 48 Hour Film Project's annual awards festival! We're finalizing plans for four great days of screenings and fun. All of our venues are in the heart of historic Paris--5 minutes from the Louvre Museum, the Eiffel Tower and many other top spots.  We have partnered with the City of Paris and it is rolling out the red carpet for our 48HFP filmmakers in our first overseas Filmapalooza.  We'll be holding events in a number of fabulous locations, culminating in our Awards Ceremony at the incredible Hotel de Ville de Paris.

Filmapalooza is open to ALL filmmakers, whether you were a city-winning team or not.  Take advantage of our special Early Bird rate and register now at

HP has come aboard as a sponsor for Filmapalooza!They are offering great prizes for our filmmakers--a workstation for the winner of Best FIlm and 2 laptops--1 for best female actor, 1 for best male actor.  And, there's more!  We are planning to launch the HP 48HFP  "Masters of the Short" promotion at Filmapalooza.  To date, HP has brought 32 48HFP filmmakers to the Cannes Film Festival.  Filmapalooza attendees will be the first learn about this year's promotion.

We'll be screening over 130 of our city-winning 48HFP and special genre competition films at the Forum des Images, right in the heart of Paris. Located in the Rue du Cinéma, this art house theatre is the home to several different auditoriums that regularly screen everything from classic French cinema to today's newest movies. The Forum des Images will also host our special Best Of Filmapalooza screening, where we will show the top 48HFP films from around the world and crown one film the Global Winner from our 2017 tour!

Want to join us at Filmapalooza 2018, March 6th - 9th , in Paris?!!?! Visit our official Filmapalooza page at for all of the info on our screenings, workshops, networking events, and more. Early Bird registration is open now--sign up early to save your spot and join 48HFP filmmakers from around the world in Paris!

Check out pictures from our most recent Filmapalooza in Seattle below!









 Photos by Rob Hatch, Jim Brasher, and Alyne Harding.

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