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Stampede: A 48-Hour Comedy Film Competition


  • The New Movement 616 Lavaca Street Austin, TX, 78701 United States (map)

Stampede: The New Movement's 48 Hour Comedy Film Competition

Kickoff: 7/14, 7-730PM @ The New Movement (ATX)
- Prompts will be assigned.

Films Due: 7/16, 7PM @ The New Movement (ATX)
- USB, Hard Drives, YouTube/Vimeo delivered by 7PM

Screening: Sunday 7/16, 9PM @ The New Movement (ATX)
- 2 categories: Crowd Favorite, Judge's Pick

Party: Sunday 7/16, 1015PM @ The New Movement (ATX)
Relax after a busy weekend with other comedians and filmmakers.

Entry fee: $10

Winners will be featured in future TNM events (Megaphone Marathons & Hell Yes Fest)

3 local industry judges TBA!
Hosted by: Eric Alan Rousseau

Rules: Participants and/or groups will arrive by 7PM on Friday, 7/14 and receive their prompts. Teams will have from 7PM on Friday, after they receive prompts till 7PM on Sunday, 7/16, when videos are due at The New Movement. Videos will be under 5 minutes. Any videos over 5 minutes will be disqualified. All films that meet the requirements will screen at the 9PM show. 

FAQs

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Contact Eric Rousseau at eric@17thandgrand.com

Who should submit to this competition?
Anyone who likes to do comedy, and can at the least work the video function on their phone.

I've never been involved with a 48 Hour Competition. Anything I should know?
Get to know your team before hand. Do not push yourself or anyone else further than any one person can go-- remember to take breaks, stay hydrated, eat, and sleep. Write something you can actually film; film as effeciently as possible; leave time to edit. Planning and scheduling is a key to success in this competition.

Earlier Event: July 13
Outhouse Sketch Comedy Competition
Later Event: July 14
Penalty Box