Cinema 2880

What’s Cinema 2880?

Cinema 2880 is a community video competition that challenges production teams to write, rehearse, shoot and edit a 4-6 minute long video within a 48 hour period.

Who can participate?

There’s room for everyone at Cinema 2880!
Which category do you fall into?


All members of the
production team are
under the age of 18


Production team is over
the age of 18, and neither
a student nor pro


One of your members
earns 50% or more of
annual income as a
media professional

When does it start?

Teams can register anytime between September 5 – October 10, 2017.
There is an entry fee of $20 per team.


Friday, October 13, 2017
@ 6:00 PM


Friday, October 15, 2017
@ 6:00 PM


Thursday, October 26, 2017
7pm @ Kalamazoo 10

Here are the basic rules:

Each team is contacted via email @ 6:00 pm on Friday, October 13th with their production assignment. All teams will be assigned:





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Cinema 2880 is brought to you by: Public Media Network - Kalamazoo, Michigan