The second edition of the "Lost Weekend 48h Film Challenge", organised by Filmreakter asbl, took place in Luxembourg from 5 to 7 March 2021.
This year's edition of the challenge brought together 21 teams of participants who had 48 hours in which to make a short film.
On Tuesday 9 March 2021, within the framework of the 11th edition of the Luxembourg City Film Festival (LuxFilmFest), this year's winners were announced. The jury, along with Florence Ahlborn and Maité Schenten from the Œuvre Nationale de Secours Grande-Duchesse Charlotte (which supported the competition), presented eight prizes to the following teams:
This year's jury was made up of the actress Fabienne Hollwege, photographer Véronique Kolber, actor Nilton Martins, storyteller Betsy Dentzer and music producer Max Hochmuth.
The whole event was livestreamed on YouTube and attracted over 1,000 views, as well as more than 500 online voting participants for the Audience Award.
All the films can now be viewed for free on www.lostweekend.lu.
Lost Weekend is organised by the Filmreakter network of filmmakers, in collaboration with LuxFilmFest and with the support of the Œuvre Nationale de Secours Grande-Duchesse Charlotte. The third edition of the film challenge will take place as part of LuxFilmFest 2022.