VOAVideo: Videos Created on the Meaning of Democracy
What is democracy? That is the question more than 900 people from 95 countries answered by submitting original, short videos to the first Democracy Video Challenge. The competition was sponsored by several private groups in the United States as well as the U.S. State Department. Six winners were selected from different regions of the world. VOAs Deborah Block has more.
2009 Winning Videos:
- Chansa Tembo, Zambia: Democracy is like a smoothie
- Aissa Peñafiel, Philippines: Long Live The Fearless Man
- Lukasz Szozda, Poland: democracy is... animation
- Tsering Choden, Nepal: Democracy Is....
- Rodin Hamidi, U.A.E.: The Path
- Anna Carolina dos Santos Israel, Brazil: In a democracy, we're all parts of the same body