Mashup Contest 2008 Winners
The annual Mashup Contest celebrates student creativity with video and multimedia. It is sponsored by Penn Libraries, the Cinema Studies Program, and College Houses and Academic Services. The 2008 Video Mashup Contest award ceremony was held on April 17, 2008, with a press release issued in early May.
Pictured left to right: Keith McKnight, James Stanford,
Vice-Provost and Director of Libraries Carton Rogers, Ryan Leonard, and Vince Levy
"An homage to Pablo Ferro's trailer from 1964 for Dr. Strangelove using the A&E version of Pride and Prejudice"
Supported by Johann Diedrick, Peter Dlichman, Anthony Levy and Sarah Stoerker
"A remix of 'Bicycle Race' by the band Be Your Own Pet. I wanted their music video to be like a bike ride through cinema."
This video went on to win fourth place in the national Total Recut competitionfor 2008.
Supported by Will Xiong, Kenny Yeh, Chen-Chen Jiang, Kathy Chen, Rohenne Lee, Jasmine Tsai, Kevin Chu, Issei Suzuki, Winston Ma, Brendan Jung, Grace Tay, Gina Heng, Kendrew Tan, Christie Pang, Stanley Kurnia and Joe Wong.
The Banality of Denial - by Garnik Sarkisian (Video suppressed at the applicant's request.)
Junior Problems - by Michael T. Vassallo.
Produced for an undergraduate class taught by Mera Moore Lafferty.