Funny or Die and Zhura Team Up for Copyleft Screenwriting

The aptly named Funny or Die comedy community has launched a competition with the free on-line screen writing software site Zhura. All contributions must be licensed under our copyleft license, Attribution-ShareAlike (BY-SA) so that Funny or Die’s producers can create the shows freely. Consequently, Funny or Die episodes based on submissions to the competition will … Read More “Funny or Die and Zhura Team Up for Copyleft Screenwriting”

Restiform Bodies remix contest – winning submissions to be released on vinyl

My friends in the hip-hop/electronic trio Restiform Bodies recently announced a remix contest to celebrate the release of their new album, TV Loves You Back, on anticon records. All of the acapella tracks from the album are offered under a Creative Commons BY-NC license, so you can sample them, remix them, and mash them up. … Read More “Restiform Bodies remix contest – winning submissions to be released on vinyl”

RecombinaSOM: Brazillian Remix Contest

RecombinaSOM is a remix contest taking place as part of the São Carlos’s Federal University’s multimedia festival, “Contato“. The festival’s theme is recombination and will feature a number of discussions on new forms of licensing and exchanging content among audiovisual/music producers. RecombinaSOM itself will is being hosted by both ccMixter and overmundo, their collective effort … Read More “RecombinaSOM: Brazillian Remix Contest”