The Buffalo 48 Hour Film Project Screening Weekend


Aug 18, 2018 to Aug 19, 2018
11:30 AM until 01:30 PM


The 2018 Buffalo 48 Hour Film Project Screening Weekend will take place on August 18-19. Up to 26 films will premiere made by local filmmakers for the Buffalo 48 Hour Film Project filmmaking competition.


The films are produced in their entirety August 10-12 by teams of local filmmakers who will put their skills to the test. They have 48 hours to write, shoot, and edit a 4-7 minute long short film. Up to 26 teams of filmmakers are expected to compete in this year’s event. Novice and experienced filmmakers are put on a level playing field by only having 48 hours to make a film. Anyone could win and move on to have their film screened at the Filmapalooza Film Festival in Orlando, Florida where they will compete against the winners from 130+ other competing cities for more awards and the chance to go to the prestigious Cannes Film Festival in France.


Interested filmmakers can still register at‚Äč


Anyone who comes to the film screenings on August 18 and 19 will have the chance to vote for their favorite film and decide who will be the audience favorite. Come to The North Park Theatre and watch some amazing Buffalo films made in only 48 Hours!


Tickets for the screenings are $10.50 and will be available on North Park Theatre's website at





View map The North Park Theatre
1428 Hertel Avenue
Buffalo, NY

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