Frightening48

Registration for Frightening48 is NOW OPEN. Register here!

The Peace Region's 48-hour Horror Film Challenge

Nov. 8-10, 2018

Over the course of an adrenaline-filled weekend, filmmaking teams compete to write, shoot, and edit a short horror film based on a randomly selected character, a provided line of dialogue and a given prop. The films will be screened at Grande Prairie Live Theatre in Grande Prairie, Alberta on Nov 15 from 7:30-9pm.

Prizes to be announced, but the real prize will be bragging rights.

REGISTRATION

Register Here.

Teams of all ages and skill levels are encouraged to participate. All short films must be produced in the Peace Region to qualify for entry. PRIMAA is happy to help individuals find a team to join.

Please read our FAQs as well as the Full Rules before registering!

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Shooting Weekend

7pm, Friday Nov. 8th until 7pm, Sunday Nov. 10th.

ALL FILMS must be handed in by 7pm on Sunday to qualify.

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November 15 730om at GPLT. Get your tickets here.

ENTRY FEE

PRIMAA Member Rate $35
Non-Member Team Rate $50

Only one fee is required per team. PRIMAA membership is not required. Your Team Captain must be a PRIMAA member in order to qualify for reduced registration fees. PRIMAA membership is $50 and includes several member benefits.

 

PROCESS

The Start

Registered teams can pick up their starter packages in person (location TBD).

Out of town teams can request digital delivery of their info packets.

Each team will be given their starter package containing a pre-selected random character. All teams will have to include a specific prop and line of dialogue in their film. The characters will be different for each team, while the prop and dialogue line will be the same for all teams. Each of these must be included in your final short film project to qualify.

The End

Completed 2-7 minute projects are to be turned in by 7pm Sunday to compete for prizes. Late entries will be accepted until 9pm Sunday, however late entries will be exempt from prizes. Entries after 9pm Sunday will not be accepted. For more details see our FAQs as well as the full Rules and Regulations.

Should you have any questions, please contact PRIMAA.