Finalists Announced in Short Movie Contest
Dec 19, 2004, 19:51

Duke's Center for the Study of the Public Domain announces 8 finalists in its moving image contest.

Go to to see the finalists and vote for your favorite. The contest asked for 2 minute videos about the ways that intellectual property affects art-- specifically documentary film or music. Finalists range from the account of a documentarian trying to cover army recruiters in the North Carolina Piedmont, to a college student's efforts to make a Public Service Announcement about the Civil Rights movement, to a dissection of the law behind "Super Size Me." The winners -- both Judges' Selections and "the People's Choice" -- will be announced on January 15th.

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