Moving Image Contest Judges

We’ve assembled a panel of independent and qualified judges to pick the contest finalists and winners. Information about each of them is below.

Glenn Otis Brown is Executive Director of Creative Commons and a lecturer at Stanford Law School. He was the designer (with Neeru Paharia) of the Creative Commons Moving Image Contest on which the structure, rules and prizes of this contest were entirely based- thank you, Glenn!

Paul Jones is the Director of, a project that includes the site formerly known as MetaLab and SunSITE, The Public’s Library- a large contributor-run digital library. Paul teaches on the faculties of the School of Journalism and Mass Communication and the School of Information and Library Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and is an actively publishing poet.

Laurie Racine is President of Doc. Arts, Inc., which produces the Full Frame (formerly DoubleTake) Documentary Film Festival, the largest exclusively documentary film festival in the country. Racine is a Senior Fellow at the Norman Lear Center, President of two non-profit corporations and co-director of the Lear Center's Creativity, Commerce & Culture project.