News & Updates

missing edge - 48hr winner

last year's 48hour film winner

Have a look at what you are up against - written and shot in a weekend!

Gareth Edwards - factory farmed - first film

Want a taste of the 48hr films?

Here are just a few of the amazing films we have had made for the challenge

Want a Black Magic Design URSA Pro?

The way to get your mitts on this lovely is to enter the 48hr film challenge and win!

Flash Fiction Jury announced

We are delighted to announce our super jury for this year’s 48hr Flash Fiction challenge

Boston SF's Garen Daly joins the jury

Award winning programmer and director of the oldest SF festival in the world, Garen knows his film, and his Tribbles from his Thranx

Michele Fazekas Tara Butters

Fazekas & Butters join the 48hr film jury

Best known for their work on Reaper, Agent Carter and Kevin (probably) Saves the World, we are delighted to welcome Michele Fazekas and Tara Butters to the jury.

garetth edwards - 48hr scifi film challenge winner

Gareth Edwards to head the Film jury!

He won it 10 years ago, then made a couple of other films we heard...

48 Hour Film Challenge

Registration for the 2018 Challenges is open

We've opened registration for this year's festival.

BFI Southbank - 48 Hour Film Challenge 2014

Well done to the 48 hour class of 2017!

Well done to everyone who completed the 48hour challenges.   Hundreds of stories and over 140 films were made over the challenge weekend.