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50 Hour Slam Postponed Until 2021

Dear Slammers, With the COVID-19 pandemic still very much a world wide health crisis, the state of this year’s Slam has become clear. Sadly, the 50 Hour Slam for 2020 is postponed until Spring of 2021. This was a very hard decision for us (we still haven’t found enough whiskey to console Juan) but we […]

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2020 Kickoff Rescheduled For April 17th

Dear Slammers, With the recent events surrounding the COVID pandemic, it was important for the Slam organizers to discuss how this year’s Slam event could be affected. After much discussion with our event partners and the City of Spokane, it became clear to us that holding the Slam during a time of heightened health concerns […]

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Special Thanks to KSPS Public TV and the Spokane7

The 50 Hour Slam is put on in part with great support by community media organizations like the Spokane7 and KSPS Public TV. Be sure to like and follow them! <p.Don’t forget to vote for your favorite 2019 Slam entry to win the coveted Slammy Award through our VIral Vote competition at https://50hourslam.com/2019-viral-vote/  

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Our Awesome Awards Sponsors

A big shout out from the 50 Hour Slam to two of our longtime sponsors Pizza Rita and Trophies Unlimited!

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BaLonley Rocks!

This Year the Slam was proud to present the Music Video Jams‘ first-ever winning Band “BaLonley” at our Audience screening on May 4th. Their Lively and energizing tunes blew the roof clear off the Bing Crosby Theater! Learn more about the Music Video Jams and the bands and filmmakers who competed last year, as well […]

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2019’s Sponsors Rock – Part 2

The 50 Hour Slam also wishes to thank the following sponsors, without their assistance the Slam would not be the great experience it is for our filmmakers. Another Big Slam thank you to One Heart Native Arts & Film Festival, Spokane Comedy Club, Trophies Unlimited, The Bartlett and the Central Food. The Viral Vote is […]

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2019’s Sponsors Rock – Part 1

Ever wonder how the Slam makes it happen year after year? A big part in pulling it off are the Slam’s Sponsors. We would like to extend a big thank you to a our sponsors who include the Spokane International Film Festival, The Davenport Hotels, Final Draft®, Standard Digital Printworks, and the Spokane 7. Each […]

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2019’s Sweet 15 Announced!

The Slam Judges have reviewed each of the eligible films and we have our 15 to be screened at the 9th Annual Audience Screening of the 50 Hour Slam this Saturday, May 4th at the Bing Crosby Theater! Remember, if your film did not make it to the screening, You’re not out yet! All films […]

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Meet your 2019 Slam film talent needs with MAM

Need actors? Don’t be afraid to reach out. https://wearemam.com.Talented local actors are looking to be in front of camera. Take a look through their roster and contact MAM directly to secure your cast for this year’s 50 Hour Slam!

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Find Talent through Big Fish Northwest Talent for your 2019 Slam Film

There is Local Talent available for your 50 Hour Slam Team. Go find ACTORS at https://bigfishnw.com

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Friends of the Bing
Kinetic Energy Productions
Purple Crayon Pictures
Spokesman Review
Vexing Media


Pizza Rita
The Bartlett
Bellwether Brewing
Central Food
Davenport Hotels
Final Draft
Spokane Comedy Club
Standard Printworks
Spokane International Film Festival
Spokane Public Library
Trophies Unlimited