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a one day contest Crash Ballet

The original NASA footage is here. Basically we asked people to edit some of it to music. The judging was based on our own personal preferences. No additional crash test dummies were injured in the judging process.

The judges were JC, AV, BB and Jason, Ryan and Matt from 37signals, MS served as the tie-breaker. The judging procedure, like most things we do, was overly-complicated and confusing but we did reach a consensus. Thanks to everyone who submitted. We're hosting the winner and the three runnners-up. Most of the other entries are linked, but because many of the files are pretty big, it might be hit-or-miss if they're available.

Ethan wins a Jewelboxing 20pack and everyone who entered gets a nice 'Friends and Family' discount if they want to purchase. That'll teach you to sit on your hands next time we do a quick contest.

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Ethan Mitchell
Interpol's Untitled
Remix by Velapene Screen

Runners Up

Keith Watson
SOD's F**k the Middle East
Steve Delahoyde
Viva Voce's Business Casual
Scott Lunt
Low's Fear


Our Original Edit
Plone's Summer Plays Out

Other Entries

Alex Taylor
Andrew Wilson
Jim Oliver
Bugge Ltzhft
Matthew Kuhlen
Chris Johanesen
Emilio Vanni
Jason Porter
Robert Shaida
Joey Robinson


Crash Ballet #2
Crash Ballet #3

other films at CP

How to BBQ a Man

Slowtron's Western State, a series of artist profiles.
1. Andy Mueller
2. Cory McAbee
3. Geoff McFetridge
4. Jason Gnewikow

Scott Smith's Ten, in which a man breaks all ten commandments before breakfast.

6 Colors, 1800 Pulls and 2 Dogs. AV's mini-doc on the craft of screen-printing, shot at the shop of Chicago's Bird Machine.