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THE CHARLOTTE 48 HOUR FILM PROJECT

This year Charlotte film makers compete for 12 slots at Cannes Film Festival via The 48 Hour Film Project – and the chance to represent our city on the world stage.

Think you could pull off a short film in 48 hours?

Early Bird Registration Now Open!

SOUND & FILMMAKING WORKSHOP

SATURDAY – JULY 8, 2017 – 12:30PM – 2:20PM

 
The importance of sound design in filmmaking could not be overstated, nothing kills the story more than bad audio. Join us for a presentation on capturing clean and believable audio by Ethan King.
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WHAT MAKES A GOOD STORY

SATURDAY – JULY 22, 2017 – 1:00PM – 3:00PM

 
Aaron Putnam and Rodney Stringfellow invite you to a seminar about the elements that make a good story and ways storytelling can positively impact your brand, your campaign and your film.
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ACTING FOR THE 48 HOUR FILM PROJECT

THURSDAY – AUG 3, 2017 – 7:00PM – 9:00PM

 
A good film is carried by a strong story with believable and compelling actors. Get insights to the craft of acting for film making from veteran 48 Hour Film Project film maker Tom Moody.
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Collaboration Films is a group of community organizers who are working to grow Charlotte’s reputation as a cultural center on the world stage.  As film is the artform of our time we look for ways film can help us internationally and here locally by generating a creative economy.

UPCOMING COLLABORATION EVENTS

GET INVOLVED WITH CHARLOTTE’S TOUGHEST CREATIVES

DINNER AND THE MOVIES

TUESDAY – MAY 23, 2017

Knight Gallery in Spirit Square

EVENT COMPLETE

CANNES FILM SCREENING

TUESDAY – MAY 23, 2017

Knight Gallery in Spirit Square

EVENT COMPLETE

SOUND & FILMMAKING

SATURDAY – JULY 8, 2017

The Lightfactory

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STORYTELLING IN FILM

SATURDAY – JULY 22, 2017

The Lightfactory

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ACTING FOR THE 48HFP

THURSDAY – AUG 8, 2017

The Lightfactory

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DIRECTING SEMINAR

DATES TBD

The Lightfactory

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48HFP FILM SCREENINGS

SATURDAY – AUG 19, 2017

LOCATION TBD

*TICKET LINK COMING SOON

48HFP BEST OF SCREENING

SATURDAY – AUG 26, 2017

The McGlohon Theater

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THE CHARLOTTE 48 HOUR FILM PROJECT

Only given a Genre, a Prop, a Line of Dialogue, and a Character Name,
teams compete to see who can create the best short film in under 48 hours.

Think you have what it takes to pull it off?

REGISTRATION OPENING SOON

Ellie Rockhill

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Colby Trenkelbach

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Alicia Cuthbertson

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George Williams

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Jeffrey Ford

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Paul Pallotta

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Amanda Lechette

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Kenneth Trujillo

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Gary Dunn

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Rosa McKoy

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Ellentinya Dodd

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John Mejia

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Cole Long

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Nahomi Marcus

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Kasey Lynn

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SEE THE COMPETITON

SEE THEM AUDITION FOR ROLES IN LAST YEAR’S 48 HOUR FILM PROJECT

AUDITIONS  |  PROFILES

Chris Baker

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Laura Dixon

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Kim Brattain

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Katie Moore

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Jason Scianno

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Kirk Gunton

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Julie McElmurry

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Ebony Wilson

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Yudie Hemanth

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Steve Saxon

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Aaron Putnam

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Terry Shiels

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Carey Head

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Jacob Wishnek

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Bobby Siegworth

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“SURPRISES”

What would you do to please your lover? Check out this short film from the 2015 Charlotte 48 Hour Film Project. "Surprises" - Midwood Productions | 2015 Charlotte 48 Hour Film...
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“BIG”

A fantasy take on the age old question, would you sell your soul to the devil to become famous? Check out this short film from the 2015 Charlotte 48 Hour Film Project.
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“ACT NORMAL”

Two brothers must take one last family trip before receiving their father's estate. Check out this short film from the 2015 Charlotte 48 Hour Film Project. "Act Normal" - Basic Cable | 2015 Charlotte 48 Hour Film...
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“DRAWN”

Is it possible for a child's drawings to come to life? What if that child draws mysterious cartoons? Check out this short film from the 2015 Charlotte 48 Hour Film Project. "Drawn" - ConThreeGo | 2015 Charlotte 48 Hour Film...
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“GLORY DAYS”

He was supposed to come back and warn his past-self, but what happens is even more outrageous. Check out this short film from the 2015 Charlotte 48 Hour Film Project. Glory Days - Bakers Dozen | 2015 Charlotte 48 Hour Film...
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ARE YOU A FILM MAKER?

What got you into film making? Who do you view as a mentor? What’s your take on the industry as a whole within Charlotte?
Let the public know that you’re here and ready to make a difference!

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WE LOOK FORWARD TO HEARING FROM YOU.

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