Thursday, May 9, 2013

Pringles' "The Force for Fun" Finalists

By: Dominic Jones

The potato chip company Pringles, along with Lucasfilm, recently ran the "The Force for Fun" contest encouraging filmmakers to create their own Star Wars-themed Pringles commercial.   The winner, which will be unveiled in June, will not only win $25,000, but will also have their commercial shown as a national advertisement for Pringles.  The seven incredible finalists have been released on the Pringles YouTube channel.  Check them out below:

Don't Hold Your Breathe
By: Colin Duffy and Matt Sklar (aka Norman Invasion)

Jim Vs. Vader
By: Erik Beck, Justin Johnson, and team "The Indie Machines"

By: David Brashear

The Delectable Weapon
By: Ryan O'Rourke and John Griese

Darth Visits
By: Steven Houser

Sounds Like a Party
By: Jared Hedges and Dave Cain (Team Spaceman)

Wookiee Mistake
By: Jordan Allen, Brooke Dooley, Luke Rocheleau (aka Side of Fries)

On behalf of the SWU, I want to congratulate all the filmmakers. You've made the Star Wars community proud with your incredible work.  Bravo!

So which one is your favorite?  Let us know in the comments below, by commenting on our Facebook page, or tweeting us (@TheSWU) and using the hashtag #TheForceForFun.  Also let Pringles know what you think by commenting on the Pringles facebook page or by tweeting @Pringles (again with the hashtag #TheForceForFun).


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