Welcome to the 48 Hour Challenges taking place between 13-15 April 2019, run by the SCI-FI-LONDON Film Festival.

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27Nov

BFI NETWORK join 48hr film jury

We are excited to have the BFI NETWORK  join our 48hour film jury!   

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26Nov

48hr winner makes better Xmas advert

48hr alumna is the Real face behind ‘Mum’ speaking from beyond the grave in £50 Christmas advert, “Love is the gift”.

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26Nov

Great shortlisted 48hr film

We loved the sentiment in this cracking film – made in a weekend!

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25Nov

2018 Film Challenge Winner

WINNER 2018 challenge. The film was made for the 10th annual SCI-FI-LONDON 48hr Film Challenge.

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25Nov

How safe is this video? Smart 48hr comedy

Orwellian or Brazileque?  This is a lovely 48hr film with great wit.

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22Nov

World’s first film by A.I.

This film was written by an A.I called Benjamin.   Also check out the sequel and the A.I’s first go at directing!

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01Nov

All 2018 Challenge Winners

Once again we had some amazing science fiction created over one weekend.  Watch the top three films and read the top three stories

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26May

48hr film challenge shortlist 2018

The team at SFL have spent longer than usual selecting the shortlist for the 2018 challenge. The quality of production, writing and performance...

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12May

2018 Flash Fiction winner

Hundreds of stories were written for the 2018 Flash Fiction Challenge, read the winning story, THE TRUTH VALUE by Sian Summers

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26Apr

Michael Sheen joins 48hr film jury

Our jury is now complete with the addition of Micheal Sheen. A brilliant actor who has been in some of our fav’ films.  Known for so many...

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