(Hillsboro) Friday marks the beginning of the Jefferson College 48 Hour Film Festival which is celebrating its 10th anniversary.

Roger Barrentine is the Director of Marketing and Public Relations at the college. He says the festival kicks off at 5 this Friday evening with a mandatory meeting in the Fine Arts Mac Lab on the Hillsboro campus.

Then Barrentine says participants will have until Sunday before having to submit their short film.

There will be a screening of all short films submitted on Friday, April 17 in the Fine Art Theatre on the Hillsboro campus.