50 HOUR FILM - 2018 Summer Short Film Competition
Can you make a short film in only 50 hours?
Over $10,000 in cash & prizes
All Ages

Due August 10th, 2018 - Do YOU know a filmmaker?

Every year 50 Hour Film Festival puts over $10,000 in cash & prizes, including amazing camera gear and software, into the hands of new filmmakers young and old. If YOU know a filmmaker, please forward this info to them!

The 50 HOUR FILM Competition goes down globally Aug 10-12, 2018 (you upload your film from where you are, no travel or annoying meet-ups to attend). PLEASE NOTE they only have room for a limited number of teams before they fill up... So SIGN UP NOW!

If you've never competed before, it's easy! All ages and skill levels welcome. They email you a genre, prop, and line of dialogue, and you make a film in under 50 hours to compete for OVER $10,000 in cash & prizes! Your film screens with the other films at a live film festival, the LOST EPISODE FEST TORONTO (LEFT). Teams unable to attend in person will receive their prizes by mail.

***Early-bird registration fee of less than $95 USD (about $115 CAD)***

Special discounts for returning teams. There are over a dozen prize categories and an audience vote. They limit the number of teams to increase everyone's odds.

SIGN UP TODAY! Team space is LIMITED and always SELLS OUT.

Click the link below for Official Rules and more details.


Multiple winners will be chosen in over a dozen categories, so lots of opportunities to win! Since the beginning of the 50 HOUR FILM Competition, LEFT has delivered over $60,000 worth of prizes (see a list of some of them below), and they hope to top that this year!

Audience Choice Award of $250.00 in CASH!
RODE Mic ... microphones and gear
Sony ... filmmaking software
Red Giant ... filmmaking suites
FXHome ... Hitfilm, Plug-ins & more
Blackmagic ... color correcting suites
Boom Library ... sound packs
Mixing Light ... tutorials & subscriptions
Editors Keys ... keyboards & audio gear
Rampant Design Tools ... licensed fx
Celtx ... screenwriting annual subscriptions
SamplerBanks ... licensed samples
Loopmasters ... royalty free sample libraries
Shot Lister Pro ... app for storyboarding and scheduling
LEFT ... merchandise and swag

Open to everyone - anywhere in the world - but registration is limited. Register early to secure your spot.


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