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Robert Rodriguez Launches Content Creation Contest with $250K Grand Prize Plus Mentorship

Robert Rodriguez Launches Content Creation Contest with $250K Grand Prize Plus Mentorship

Robert Rodriguez has launched Green Label Studios: Open
Call, a project which provides aspiring filmmakers the opportunity to win a
$250,000 production grant to create content for Green Label’s website. Plus,
the winner gets a mentorship with Rodriguez, and executive producer-writer
Roberto Orci (“Star Trek Into Darkness”).

All video entries will be judged by Green Label and sponsor
Mountain Dew’s editorial teams, with 10 finalists each receiving a $10,000
production grant to create a special piece of content for DEW.  Finalists then present their work to a Green
Label Studios panel this summer in New York City.

In the end, one filmmaker will receive the $250,000 top
honors. More info is here.

Rodriguez was just at SXSW, promoting his TV debut “From Dusk ‘Til Dawn” as part of the fest’s new episodic series.

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