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Summer 48 – A 48 hour film race

August 11, 2023 @ 06:00 PM - 08:00 PM

Summer 48 – A 48 hour film race
The event is a competition where local filmmakers are challenged to write, film, and edit a complete short film over the course of a single weekend. We then screen the movies for the community the following weekend. Please let us know if you’d be willing to feature the event on your site! Relevant information is included below.
Event: Summer 48 – Film Race Kick-Off Event
Date: August 11th
Time: 6p – 8p
Location: The Liberty Theater
Description: Filmmakers will start their journey after receiving a randomly assigned “required element” that must be included in their movie.
Event 2: Summer 48 – Film Screening and Awards Ceremony
Date: August 19th
Time: 7p
Location: The Liberty Theater
Description: The community is invited to a screening of all the films submitted as part of the 48 hour film race competition. “Muddy” awards will be given to winning filmmaker teams, including the coveted “Audience Choice” award, decided by event attendees.
Price: Free (suggested $5 – $10 donation. All donations go to the theater)


August 11, 2023
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM


Liberty Theater
1333 Walnut St Murphysboro, IL 62966 United States + Google Map
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