Every year at the Sacramento International Film Festival, we participate in the
48 Hour Filmmaker Challenge. It is a fantastic chance to grow and stretch and learn.
Each team is given 48 hours to:
4) Deliver Film.
The films can be no longer than 6 minutes (Including credits).
Then they throw in the curve balls...
Each challenge has its own unique "specifics" that must be in each film in order to qualify.
Each year you are given:
A) A Theme
B) A Genre (Pulled from a hat)
C) A Prop
D) A Character Name
E) A Line of Dialogue
This is the trailer for our 48Hr filmmaker challenge 2018. "Masked Desire" (Featuring the incomparable Midtown Moxies Burlesque troupe)
Here are the required elements...
Theme: Fashion of Horror/The Horror of Fashion.
Genre: International Occult Horror
Prop: A Mask
Character Name: Coco McQueen
Line of Dialog: "It may be normal darling, but I'd rather be natural" (from Breakfast at Tiffany's)
Official Trailer for
This is a paranormal murder mystery 2017.
Genre: Mad Scientist
Prop: Maltese Falcon
Character Name: Frank Dodd
Line of Dialogue: "When is someone going to finally go on record in this story?" (From "All the Presidents Men")
Offical Trailer for The Nautica Chronicles: Firebug
Our First 48HR Challenge Entry (2015)
Theme: Female Super Hero
Genre: Ghost Story
Prop: Some Item that makes people tell the truth (i.e. Wonder Woman's Lasso)
Character Name: Kaboom
Line of Dialogue: "It's a bird, its a plane, its...________!" (From "Superman")