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April 2017

Free Frantic48 Workshop: Learn how to make a 48-hour film!

April 15, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Rotary Training Room, Montrose Cultural Centre, 9839 103 Avenue
Grande Prairie, Alberta Canada

Join us at the GP Public Library on Apr. 15 from 1pm to 4pm, for a free info session where PRIMAA will present helpful tips and tricks for succeeding in our 48-hour film challenge. All team members are encouraged to join. This will be a collaborative session, so come willing to participate.

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October 2017

Frightening48 Film Challenge (2017 Shooting Weekend)

October 13, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - October 15, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
Card's Board Game Cafe, 10001 100 Ave
Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 0V2 Canada

Are you ready for the 2017 Frightening48 Film Challenge? This weekend will be packed with horrific energy as participating teams pour all their creative energy into Writing, Shooting and Editing a short horror film, all within 48 hours. Registered teams can pickup their challenge packages at Card's Board Game Cafe at 6pm on Friday Oct. 13. Films are due at the same place exactly 48 hours later.  Out of town teams can arrange digital submissions instead. Do you have what…

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April 2018

Frantic48: 2018 Free Tips & Tricks Info Session

April 14, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Ernie Radbourne Pavillion at Muskoseepee Park, 10326 102 Ave
Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 1C1 Canada

Frantic48 Tips and Tricks Join us for a free info session where PRIMAA will present useful tips and tricks for succeeding in the 48-hour challenge. All team members are encouraged to join. Topics include: Overview of rules How to prep for the challenge How to plan your time Specific questions about writing, shooting, editing This is one of two free workshops PRIMAA is hosting this year in preparation of the Frantic 48. Join us Saturday, April 14 for the info…

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Frantic48: 2018 Scene Building Workshop with David McGregor

April 15, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
PRIMAA Rental Space, 10014-102 Ave
Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 0Z7 Canada

Frantic48 Scene Building Workshop with David McGregor Join veteran Frantic48 filmmakers and first-time participants for this advanced workshop. Come learn from Instructor David McGregor, a filmmaker and writer based in Goodfare, Alberta. David is experienced in narrative, documentary as well as music videos and is currently an instructor in video at Grande Prairie Regional College. In this four hour workshop, he will expand upon a series of topics and skills discussed at the Tips & Tricks Info Session. More about…

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September 2018

Frightening48 Early Bird Registration Deadline

September 28, 2018

The deadline for Early Bird Registrations closes on September 28, 2018. Register before then to save $25!

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October 2018

[NEW DATE & LOCATION] Frightening48 Film Challenge (2018 Shooting Weekend)

October 19, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - October 21, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
PRIMAA Rental Space, 10014-102 Ave
Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 0Z7 Canada

Are you ready for the 2018 Frightening48 Film Challenge? This weekend will be packed with horrific energy as participating teams pour all their creative energy into Writing, Shooting and Editing a short horror film, all within 48 hours. Registered teams can pickup their challenge packages at PRIMAA's Rental Space at 10014-102 Ave (Back of Building), Grande Prairie, AB at 7pm on Friday Oct. 19. Films are due at the same place exactly 48 hours later.  Out of town teams can arrange…

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April 2019

Frantic48: 2019 Free Tips & Tricks Info Session

April 6, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
PRIMAA Rental Space, 10014-102 Ave
Grande Prairie, Alberta T8V 0Z7 Canada

Frantic48 Tips and Tricks Join us for a free info session where PRIMAA will present useful tips and tricks for succeeding in the 48-hour challenge. All team members are encouraged to join. Topics include: Overview of rules How to prep for the challenge How to plan your time Specific questions about writing, shooting, editing This is a free workshop in preparation of the Frantic48. Join us! The following is the outline for last year's presentation:

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November 2019

Frightening48 Filmmaking Challenge 2019

November 8, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - November 10, 2019 @ 7:00 pm

Do you have what it takes to WRITE, SHOOT, and EDIT a short 2-7 minute horror film in a single weekend? Do you have what it takes for the Frightening48?! Over the course of an adrenaline-filled weekend (Nov. 8-10, 2019), local Peace Region filmmaking teams compete to write, shoot, and edit a short horror film in 48 hours! The films will be screened at Grande Prairie Live Theatre in Grande Prairie, Alberta on Nov 15 from 7:30-9pm. Get your tickets here.…

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October 2020

Pocket Frantic 2020

Pocket Frantic!

October 23, 2020 @ 12:00 am - November 2, 2020 @ 11:59 am

The Pocket Frantic cell phone film challenge - show the world the power of your pockets!

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May 2021

Frantic IX

May 21, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - May 30, 2021 @ 6:00 pm

It's time! Time to gather your team and make a short film! AND, because we would like everyone to do this safely, we ask that you do this challenge following the current COVID-19 public health regulations in your province of residence (Alberta & British Columbia) so we can all keep doing what we love! And you'll have more time to do so (9 days!) Time's a-wastin'! Time to see WHAT'S NEW and REGISTER NOW  

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