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GRFF 36 Hour Film Challenge!

Friday, February 8 @ 7:00 pm - Sunday, February 10 @ 8:00 am

A 36 hour competition challenging contestants to write, shoot, edit, and submit a film in 36 hours. Teams take elements revealed at the Feb. 8th, 7 pm launch event and make a 5-7 minute film.

*Elements will be posted on the website after the launch event: grfilmfestival.com

“I’m so excited to share that the 36 Hour Film Challenge, through the Grand Rapids Film Festival, is launching on Dec. 20th!

As the NEW Director for this event I’m looking forward to bringing my own experience as a filmmaker for almost 20 years and also a filmmaker o has recently made 4 competition films in the last year, that are all multi award-winning.

Up for the challenge? Sign up and create something wonderful to share.

We will be holding BOTH the launch event (Feb. 8th) & the showing/after party (Feb. 22nd) at the famed Wealthy Theatre in Grand Rapids!” – Michael McCallum


Tickets for the 36 Hour Film Challenge showing will be $5 per person, available for purchase at the Wealthy Theatre. Competing teams will have 3 free passes to distribute.

*Students! Get your HS or College to Sponsor a team for $300 and you’ll get your school promoted and 10 passes for the Feb. 22nd event.

*Logo design by Scott Baisden.

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Friday, February 8 @ 7:00 pm
Sunday, February 10 @ 8:00 am
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Michael McCallum


Wealthy Theatre
1130 Wealthy St SE
Grand Rapids , MI 49506 United States
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616)459-4788 ext 130