Category: Production Resources

Video Contest – $10,000 in cash prizes

Are you a student who passionate about public affairs?

The Fraser Institute’s 2010 Student Video Contest is an opportunity for these students to flex their film production muscles and win $10,000 in cash prizes!These prizes are being given away to the best videos addressing the topic: The Nanny State: Is government regulation threatening your personal freedom?

Students can even win $750 for having the most “likes” for their video on YouTube.

Anti-smoking laws, prohibition of drugs, banning of handheld cell phones while driving, internet regulation or censorship … the creative possibilities for a video are endless!

Canadian and foreign students are welcome to enter – the economic analysis is the same for everybody!

Video entry URL and contact info must be submitted by November 30, 2010

Full contest details can be found at:

For more information, please contact:

Lisa-Diane Fortier

Director of Education Programs
The Fraser Institute
Direct: (604) 714.4569

The Fraser Institute is an independent international research and educational organization with offices in Canada and the United States and active research ties with similar independent organizations in more than 70 countries around the world. Our vision is a free and prosperous world where individuals benefit from greater choice, competitive markets, and personal responsibility. Our mission is to measure, study, and communicate the impact of competitive markets and government interventions on the welfare of individuals.

Seeking Videographer: Music Doc

Videographer Needed

For Neo Jazz School of Music documentary

More info:

-Primarily on weekends (mainly Saturdays some Sundays)

-Shooting mostly in Birmingham(Fairfield) some in Huntsville

-Will be shooting over Christmas break and throughout the spring

-Music based documentary so a lot of live music filming

-Videographer needs to be available to shoot at most times necessary.

If interested contact:

Micah Russell


Intern for GLIMPSE, a new show produced by The Center for Public Television

The Center for Public Television at The University of Alabama is looking for interns to work on glimpse!

We are seeking enthusiastic and creative videographers and editors! Filmmakers who are driven, motivated, and self-starters, and can meet deadlines.

Qualified students need a good knowledge (at least intermediate level) of Final Cut Pro – you will be editing an entire episode on your own!

This position requires occasional travel, but we work around everyone’s schedule as much as possible.

Watch the show previews:

Intern with Camp Ozark!

Camp Ozark will be on campus next week October 17th – October 22nd recruiting summer staff.

We feel that students who chose Film as their area of study could have a genuine interest in our camp media program.
Our hope is that your students would be interested in working at a Christian sports and adventure camp teaching all sorts of activities to over 5,000 kids each summer.

We would love for any interested students to stop by our information table in the Ferg. during the week.

We would like to encourage your students to come to our info session Thursday, Oct. 21st @ 8PM in Ferg. 309 to hear all about what Camp Ozark has to offer.

We offer internships (i.e. Sports Management, Photography, and Video Production) at Camp Ozark that may fit within your students’ area of study.

Watch the videos below are completed video projects from our 2010 media team which give you an understanding of what particular jobs are available at Camp Ozark.

Please e-mail me at if you have any questions. Thank you!