Video Contest 2011

Mashup Contest 2011 Winners

The annual Mashup Contest celebrates student creativity with video and multimedia. The 2011 Contest was sponsored by Penn Libraries and the Cinema Studies Program. The contest included an online voting page for all 18 entries.

First Prize

Minnie's Big Break 
by Julia Silva

Winner's Commentary



Second Prize

WTF, Penn? the compass teach-in 
by Justin Broglie
The purpose of this video was to rouse excitement for the "The Compass Teach-in, a public demonstration of student activists on several morally-ambiguous activities of Penn. The main issues focused on were our expansion into West Philadelphia, the treatment of Penn workers, and our defense research.


Third Prize

by Crystal Rivera
The goal of this Mash Up is to reveal the hopes for a dream world where there would be no fear of the impacts of climate change and end of the world prophesies, a world where people would live in the moment, peacefully as citizens of the world.


People's Choice Award: (determined by online voting)

it's an animation book 
by Jayson Weingarten C'12 with Leigh Silver C'12
I wanted to use animation in a Toy Story way to show what might happen if books came alive behind the scenes of the library.

Other Entries

Online list of all entries with descriptions