PROGRESSIVE VISIONS Video Contest - Past Programs
PROGRESSIVE VISIONS #2 IN 2012:
The Progressive Visions Video Contest Screening and Awards Show was played to a full house (though not on the scale of The Byham or Heinz Hall) with the edifying Rob Rogers as MC!
Hip Hop on L.O.C.K. for "Fli Society", winner of the Celeste S. Behrend Jury Award
Julie Sokolow for "Healthy Artists", Winner of the Karen S. Peterson Audience Selection
the other contest finalists out of 25 entries were:
Phil Osophical, "Transition Town Floetry" - Aaron Dunbar, "Hare Tactics"
USW Media Team, "USW: Occupy Pittsburgh" - Tom Jefferson, "Occupy Pittsburgh"
Paradise Gray & Jasiri X, "Occupy (We the 99)"
Winner of the Celeste S. Behrend Judges' Award ~ HHOL: FLI SOCIETY (ROLL UP)
Winner of the Karen S. Peterson Audience Award ~ Julie Sokolow: HEALTHY ARTISTS
Finalist ~ Aaron Dunbar: HARE TACTICS
Finalist ~ Paradise Gray/Jasiri X: OCCUPY (WE THE 99)
Finalist ~ Phil O'Sophical: TRANSITION TOWN FLOETRY
Finalist ~ USW: OCCUPY PITTSBURGH
Finalist ~ Tom Jefferson/Occupy Pittsburgh Media Working Group: OCCUPY PITTSBURGH
PROGRESSIVE VISIONS #1 IN 2011:
THANKS TO ALL WHO MADE OUR 2011 PROGRESSIVE VISIONS VIDEO CONTEST A SUCCESS!!!
THANKS TO OUR JUDGES:
TONY BUBA WWW.BRADDOCKFILMS.COM
CHRIS IVEY WWW.EASTOFLIBERTY.ORG
FRANCES SANSIG MONAHAN Ms. Mon's Salon and This Just In! in the Pittsburgh City Paper
MARK STROUP co-founder of the Pittsburgh Signs Project, "volvo owner, and tweed wearer"
Terri Klein & Ron Gaydos
Event Co-ChairsView many of the 26 entries to our 2011 Progressive Action Video Contest here!
The winner of the Judges' Award:
Interesting to see: JasiriX's response to the thousands of comments to "What if the Tea Party was Black?"
The People's Choice Award winner:
John Detwiler's Pittsburgh Welcomes - 15-minute version.
Some of our other entries:
The Black and Gold City Goes Green campaign aims to get Pittsburghers to do and report easy actions that reduce their global warming impact. We've started doing videos to present the information about light bulbs, thermostats, etc. more interesting and fun to do. By intern Lauyrn Stalter.
Tara Noid Brittany Stanley created a video art response to marcellus shale drilling.
Three entries from the Computing Workshop (www.computingworkshop.org and on Facebook)
From Teddy Smith Productions with Ryan Cassidy, featuring the band Basic Sickness
Pass the word about our 2012 Progressive Visions Video Contest.