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Do you want to be in charge of running one of the coolest, most exciting filmmaking events in Richmond?

Want to be seen as a leader in the Richmond film community?

Put your own stamp on the screenings, networking events, workshops, and extraordinary experiences that make up the 48 Hour Film Project?

This is the life of a 48HFP Producer.

If this is the kind of fast paced, cool life in film that you’ve always wanted, then we invite you to apply now.

This is YOUR chance to be a real mover and shaker in the film community by becoming a key component of one of the largest and most respected network of filmmakers and producers around the world.


A successful candidate should have the following qualities:

experience in the independent film/media industry is a plus but not required–extra points if you’ve been a past participant of the 48HFP!
an existing network of personal and professional contacts with groups, businesses, and individuals in the film, media, and arts communities
previous festival and/or event planning experience
creativity and problem-solving skills
comfortable with technology (email, social media, Skype, Dropbox, Word software, etc.- experience in film & photo editing is a plus)
the willingness to put in the time and effort to make the 48HFP a great event for local filmmakers


the 48HFP is happy to offer the following benefits to our producers:

revenue share of income from all screenings
revenue share of local cash sponsorships
bonuses based on performance
free pass to Filmapalooza
film festival, communications/PR, social media/marketing, and other industry-related training opportunities
It is a great way to meet filmmakers in your city and to make a name for yourself.


If you’re interested, or know someone who is, please fill out our online application. Be sure to upload a resume and a cover email on the application page.

We are only able to answer applicants’ questions about this position, so please do not email questions until you have filled out the online application.



Primary Contact:

Brian Bowers, Assistant Director of Operations