48HFP will bring a wild weekend of filmmaking fun to Cleveland starting Friday, July 11.  You’ll see filmmakers throughout the city rushing to create a 4-7 min film in only 48 hours.  Armed with a genre, character, prop and line of dialogue our fearless filmmakers will make their way through the cinematic jungle and emerge with a creative masterpiece.


2014 48HFP Registration Is Open

It’s time to claim your spot in this year’s project.  That’s right, registration opened today!!  And signing up is as simple as going to our website and clicking the “Register for Cleveland now!” link.  The early bird rate of $140 per team is in effect through Monday, June 16 – after that it jumps up to $160.


Sign up today and save:



Save the Date

Mark your calendars.  This year’s filmmaking will take place the weekend of July 11 – 13 and our screenings will be July 22nd & 23rd at Tower City Cinemas.  The winner of Best Film will go on to represent Cleveland as it vies for Best Film of the World against 123 other city winners.


Looking For A Team?

Not ready to put a team together yet, but know you don’t want to miss out on the excitement that is the 48HFP?  Put yourself out there via our join-a-team database which is made available to registered teams.  If someone is looking for help, they just may call YOU!



Reasons to Register Early


  1. Access to database of people looking for a team
  2. Save $20 on the fee – available until Monday, June 16
  3. No fear of getting stuck on the waiting list


Are you up for the challenge?  Show us what you’ve got by registering your team now!!



Let’s show Cleveland what 48 hour filmmaking is all about!!


Brian Bowers & Jennifer Feierabend

Cleveland Producers

48 Hour Film Project