BitTorrent offers free high-res movie downloads of “The Duke City Shootout Film” Festival. All 42 movies will be available for free. The 7th annual Duke City Shootout starts June 21st, fresh movies will be added on a daily basis.
But there’s more, all previous winners of “the world’s strangest little film festival” are available at BitTorrent.com, high res, or ipod format.
This collaboration makes it possible for movie fans all over the world to download and watch the independent movies created for the annual Duke City Shootout. During the festival the authors of seven 12-minute screenplays will be selected to come to New Mexico to make their movies using digital equipment. The Festival takes place July 21 to 29.
Lily Lin, BitTorrents director of communications , confirmed the deal and said:
the collaboration with the film institute and Shootout is indicative of BitTorrent’s desire to continue making the content of independent artists available while also moving toward partnerships with large motion picture studios.
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