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Vista Foundation 48Hours

17/05/24  to 19/05/24
Friday 17 to Sunday 19 May at 7pm
Make a film in 48Hours!


May 19, 2024

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Mar 25, 2024

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Earlybird: $199, Standard: $260




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48Hours NZ
Mar 25, 2024

The Vista Foundation 48Hours is an annual competition and NZ's largest guerrilla filmmaking event. Teams from all corners of New Zealand are tasked with writing, shooting, and editing a short film within a 48-hour window on 17th to 19th May, 2024. 


Filmmakers are recognised with awards and vie for the prestigious title of Grand National Champion. The competition culminates in a spectacular Grand Finals event, which for the first time will be held at the Embassy Theatre in Wellington on 27th July.


Earlybird registration period: 18th March to 17th April 2024
Normal registration period: 18th April - 15th May

School Teams: 2 for 1 entry.
Tertiary Teams: 1/2 price entry fees.

Write it in your calendar, call your teammates, build some bespoke props and line up a great location so we can make 2024 a cracker year! 


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