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Blogumentary NYC Premiere, August 30

I'm so excited! One night only...

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If you're in New York, or have friends there, come out to the Two Boots Pioneer Theater on August 30 for the theatrical premiere of Blogumentary. I will totally be there, live in person. Please tell your friends! Buying tickets in advance is highly recommended. BUY TICKETS HERE.

BLOGUMENTARY playfully explores the many ways blogs are influencing our media, our politics, and our relationships. Personal political writing is the foundation of our democracy, but mass media has reduced us to passive consumers instead of active citizens. Blogs return us to our roots and reengage us in democracy.

Shot in candid first-person style by director Chuck Olsen, himself an avid blogger, the film features interviews with influential bloggers including Joe Trippi, Jeff Jarvis, Dan Gillmor, John Hinderaker, Jason Kottke and Meg Hourihan. From the rise of Howard Dean to the fall of Dan Rather, from love at first blog to a friend's suicidal blog post, "Blogumentary" is a fresh and compelling journey into our hyperconnected existence.

Also showing: episodes from "Minnesota Stories," the vlog edited by Olsen, featuring stories of the normal, the abnormal, and the paranormal in the Land of Ten Thousand Lakes.

CHECK OUT THE REST OF THE VLOGGERS UNITE SERIES, ESPECIALLY Scratchvideo.TV AND PANtasia.

August 16, 2006 at 10:47 PM in Blogumentary | Permalink

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yay!

Posted by: missbhavens at Aug 18, 2006 2:54:15 PM

Damn! I can't make the middle of the week in NYC!

Posted by: Jason Scott at Aug 22, 2006 3:39:06 PM

DAMN! Rudy's in NYC right now, but he's leaving on Friday the 25th. I wish we could both be there to see your movie (and you, of course!).

Have a great time in NY,
Casey

Posted by: Casey at Aug 23, 2006 9:09:02 AM