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Film Racing Contest

Film Racing is a contest that seems to have started around the idea of getting people to get off their butts and just start creating films, no matter how much or little money they had. They started out by having contests where entrants were tasked with creating a 3 minute (max length) film in a 12 hour time span. Now, they have a Film Racing Grand Prix where you have 100 hours to put together a 4 minute movie. Each film team is given a theme and a surprise element they need to use in their film.

This is an extremely interesting concept, you can go here to see some examples of films that have already been submitted.

Thanks to BoingBoingTV for spreading the good word about this contest. The film above is called Eggsistence and was created in <12 hours, their theme was “a fortune” and their surprise element was they needed to use an “egg.”

Dany

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December 13, 2007 6:35 pm - Posted by | Boston, clips, movie reviews, movies, New York, NYC, podcasts, technology

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