DUP seeking documentaries about early area settlers
The Springville- Mapleton Company Saturdays from 1 to 4 p.m. of the Daughters of Utah Pioneers is If you are interested in participating, looking for high- quality documentaries send an email to let us know how many of pioneers to use in its museum. They people are in your group. We will need the must be portrayals of the families and name of each person in your group and individuals that came to this area before their T-shirt size. May 10, 1869. Films must be based on By submitting an entry, you give permission pioneer histories and stories, and can to the DUP museum to show and even be about their artifacts. The group upload your film. This means that all content hopes to bring the pioneers “to life” by in your film must be owned by you showcasing these films to people who or you must have permission to use the visit the museum. media (music, pictures, etc.) within your
The films can be up to eight minutes film. long and must be submitted by noon on When your video is complete, upload Saturday, April 15. Cash prizes of $250 an H.264 file to Google Drive and email for first place, $100 for second place and us the link no later than noon on April $50 for third place will be given. 15. A panel of judges will select the top
Get your group ready and have fun three films, which will then be viewed telling their stories. Start your research and awarded on April 27 at 7 p.m. at by visiting the DUP’s museum at 175 S. the Springville Pioneer Museum, 175 S. Main in Springville and pick up a free Main. book about Springville’s history. (Mapleton Send questions, group information, and was part of Springville at that time.) video submissions to: SpringMapleDUP@ We are open on Wednesdays, Fridays and gmail.com.