This month Producer Josh Guffey and DP Levi Kirby, their respective families in tow left for Paris, France for Filmapalooza ‘18 along with 128 other cities from all across the globe. While the team didn’t pick up any of the Grand prizes, they did take the stage and got to take home a very nice trophy.
Favorites from the screenings that week: http://48hourfilm.com/en/mexico-city-mx/2017, a story about the Zompacolypse and bad timing and http://48hourfilm.com/en/chicago/2017, a comedic take on bad action movies. From Rome, the long wait for extraterrestrial life and the question of whether we really want them to arrive or not, https://www.48hourfilm.com/rome-it/films/30398 and from Ho-Chi-Minh City, a man’s quest to overcome his twitch leads him to surprising outcomes: https://www.48hourfilm.com/ho-chi-minh-city-vn/films/26312. From all the way down under, two strangers find a common mission as together they solve one of life’s most intractable problems: http://www.48hourfilm.com/melbourne-au/films/29747.
And finally the Grand Prize Winner from France, https://www.48hourfilm.com/films/26630, a touching story full of grand vistas and powerful sentiment.