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Life in a Day

YouTube Contest Could Send You To The Venice Film Festival

AP | JAKE COYLE | Posted 03.19.2012 | Home

NEW YORK — YouTube is launching a film festival that will play out online and ultimately send 10 finalists to the Venice Film Festival. The Goo...

Full-Length YouTube Movie Now Available

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 12.31.2011 | Technology

Google announced on Monday that the "Life In A Day" project--a part documentary, part home video series created from crowdsourced YouTube clips--is no...

Crazy Smurf Aliens: How Did The Critics Score The Week's Films?

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 09.29.2011 | Home

LOS ANGELES — While the "Cowboys & Aliens" are busy fighting each other, they're not exactly winning the battle with critics. The big-budget ge...

'Life In A Day' Explores What Its Title Suggests Cleverly

AP/The Huffington Post | CHRISTY LEMIRE | Posted 09.27.2011 | Home

AP -- Director Kevin Macdonald has taken the sort of inane narcissism that reality television perpetuates and turned it into an exploration of univers...

HuffPost Review: Life in a Day

Marshall Fine | Posted 09.24.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

No doubt, Life in a Day will be shorthanded as "the YouTube movie," which is not a bad thing, actually. Directed (assembled, to be more accurate) by ...

In the Global Living Room, Every Moment Can Find an Audience

Shiva Rajaraman | Posted 08.29.2011 | Technology
Shiva Rajaraman

Nearly 8 years of video are uploaded to YouTube every day. This mass of video reflects the deep desire of people to reach out, connect and share their experiences with the world in the hope of finding an audience.

WATCH: Oscar-Winning Director Makes Documentary Filmed By Thousands Of YouTube Users

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

A teaser trailer has been released for the first-of-its-kind documentary "Life in a Day," set to premiere on January 27th at the 2011 Sundance Film Fe...

YouTube Invites The World To 'Life In A Day' But Tells Cubans, 'Not You'

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

This article by Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo appeared in Diario de Cuba, a digital newspaper, and is being published as this week's guest post with the per...

'Life In A Day' Takes Over YouTube, Aims To Capture A Day In The Life Of Earth

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Kevin Macdonald wants to make a film "unlike any film...that's ever been made before, which is to ask thousands of people, everywhere in the world, on...