Thanks to everyone who came out to see the films! In case you missed it, you can see the entire show here:
Submissions from the internet
Sweded Inception (2011)
Jason Robinson: Charlottesville, VA
Hunger Games Reality Show (2012)
Rohan Makhijani: New York, NY
Back to the Future (Sweded) (2012)
Billy Chase: Roanoke, VA
The Animated Heavy Metal Parking Lot (2008)
Leslie Supnet: Winnipeg, Canada
Students from the Summer 2013 “Going Low Tech” class at University of Mary Washington
The Shining (Sweded)
Drive – Sweded
Dum and Dummer
Silence of the Lambs
Screening date: Friday, July 19 at 7:30pm
Location: Monroe Hall, Room 116
University of Mary Washington
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Note: some videos may contain mature content.
Does anyone remember seeing this? A “Sweded” film from before
Be Kind: VIDEO
Curious about the term? The popular site
Know Your Meme provides an explanation and offers examples. Check it out!
The precursor to all “Sweded” films was this shot-for-shot remake of
Raiders of the Lost Ark: VIDEO
This recreation by Mississippi teenagers Chris Strompolos, Eric Zala, and Jayson Lamb began in 1981 and took seven years to complete.
Introducing the UMW “Sweded” Film Festival
Deadline: July 3, 2013
About the films:
The short, humorous, no-budget style of amateur film-making is inspired by the Michael Gondry movie Be Kind Rewind. Like the video store clerks in the film, we invite you to remake Hollywood movies by featuring your neighbors and creating your own homemade special effects.
Submission Guidelines page for more information. Fill out the submission form here.