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Competition Rules

Make a short film in your homes up to 3 minutes long. You just include the following;

  • A prop

  • A location of your property

  • & a line of dialogue.  Using any streaming service, randomly pick a film or programme and use the line of dialogue closest to the given timecode (and let us know what you chose!).

  • You will receive your location, prop and line timecode in a Welcome Pack email.  


  • The film can be ANY GENRE

  • You can team up with other people in other houses or do it on your own. 

  • No commercial or copyright music. Even better make the music yourself or ask your favourite isolated lute player to drum something up.

  • Your 48hour window begins once your team has entered and received the Welcome Pack

  • The welcome pack get sent out twice a week - Wednesdays & Saturdays.

  • Some people are finding the welcome emails get caught in Junk filters so please check your SPAM!

  • Begin.

Start Dates

MARCH 2020

SAT 21st - 14:00 – 14:30 - COMPLETED

WED 25th - 14:00 – 14:30 - COMPLETED

SAT 28th - 14:00 – 14:30 - COMPLETED
APRIL 2020

WED 1st - 14:00 – 14:30 - COMPLETED

SAT 4th - 14:00 – 14:30 - COMPLETED

WED 8th - 14:00 – 14:30 - COMPLETED

SAT 11th - 14:00 – 14:30 - COMPLETED

SAT 18th - 14:00 – 14:30 - COMPLETED

MAY 2020

SAT 16th - 14:00 – 14:30 - COMPLETED

JUNE 2020

SAT 20th - 14:00 – 14:30 - LAST ONE!

FAQ - News, Tips and Tricks

Q.  If I enter my team today, when does the countdown start?

A.  We start the clock twice a week,  on Saturday & Wednesday at 2pm GMT

Q.  When will my short film be judged?

A.  There is 1 winner per intake (2 winners per week) - that will be entered into a monthly round for BIG PRIZES (or loo roll).

Q.  Does it matter what format I use?

A.  No!  So long as we can play it via VLC or some other open codec player.

Q.  How do I upload my film?

A.  We accept transfer by Google Drive, DropBox, WeTransfer or any other file transfer platform.  Get in touch for more details.


A Bit About Us

Our mission at IsoStation is to unite film makers from around the world, creating a community of optimism in a dark and scary time.  Brought to you by the creators of There's A Film In That.  Welcome to 2020's Number 1 48hr Film Challenge.  Begin.

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