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Brand X Offers Online Video Makers Three Minutes of Fame with L.A. in Short Contest

LOS ANGELES, May 29, 2009 Brand X (, a news, arts & culture blog and weekly publication from the Los Angeles Times Media Group, invites creators, producers and storytellers to submit three-minute videos about what it means to live in next-generation Los Angeles. Nine contest winners will be selected to screen at Film Independent's Los Angeles Film Festival on June 26 and a grand prize winner will be chosen. Video submissions will be judged by Timothy Shey, Next New Networks co-founder and head of entertainment, Josh Rubin, Cool Hunting editor-in-chief, and Nic Harcourt, president of SamLuna Media and former music director for KCRW. Brand X's "L.A. in...