RiP! A Remix Manifesto

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86 min 24 s
Brett Gaylor

Join filmmaker Brett Gaylor and mashup artist Girl Talk as they explore copyright and content creation in the digital age. In the process they dissect the media landscape of the 21st century and shatter the wall between users and producers. Creative Commons founder, Lawrence Lessig, Brazil's Minister of Culture, Gilberto Gil, and pop culture critic Cory Doctorow also come along for the ride.

Awards and distinctions

  • Honourable Mention EBS International Documentary Festival - Seoul, 2009
  • Audience Award for Best International Documentary Encounters Documentary Film Festival - Cape Town, 2009
  • Edward Jones Audience Choice Award- with a cash prize of $500 USD Film Festival - Ann Arbor, 2009
  • Cadillac People's Choice Award Whistler Film Festival - Whistler, 2008
  • Dioraphte Audience Award - with a cash prize of 5000€ International Documentary Film Festival (IDFA) - Amsterdam, 2008
  • Jury's Special Mention The Festival du Nouveau Cinéma Montréal - Montréal, 2008