Participating teams will be kicking off their wild filmmmaking weekend at AltCity on Friday, June 20 2014.

Registration is currently open:

But before that we will have a Special Screening, Friday June 13th- 7:30pm to show off the “best” films from around the world.


Shooting in Beirut this year will take place:
Friday, June-20h to Sunday June-22nd -2014.

On Friday June 20th at 6:00pm, We’ll meet at (AltCity in Hamra) at 6 pm to assign genres and elements.

To Register your own team now:

Winner of Beirut will be featured with 123 other winners from around the world in Hollywood this year.

Regular Registration is ends on June 13th: $150.
Late Registration begins on June 14th and will be $175 per team.

Below are some details on the Beirut 48 Hour Film Project:

Concept: Teams of local filmmakers have only 48 hours to collaborate & make a film. They race against the clock – and each other to write, direct, shoot, and edit-all in just 48 hours. It’s cinema designed as sport. The competition is open to anyone in Lebanon, with no age, nationality, format or experience restriction to register.

Teams will all get a character, a prop, a line of dialogue and a genre, all to be included in their films. On Sunday, June 8th – 7:00pm; all complete films will be due. Late films will be accepted & screened, but not nominated for “Best Film”.

Premiere Screenings:
Each completed film is guaranteed a screening at: Institut Francais:
Thursday, June 26th (All Films screened).

Absolute Final deadline for teams to register: June 19th.