Mormon church History Library film drawing national attention

Nov 30, 2010
source: Deseret News

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It started out as just another open house orientation movie, but in the end, the LDS Church History Library's film "The Story Lives Here" became an award-winning video. The video, which is now shown to tours of the library, recently won an Aegis video and film production award and also a Gold Plaque in the public relations category at the INTERCOM International Communications Media Competition presented by the Chicago International Film Festival.

"Initially, we just wanted to produce a short orientation piece that we could use during the open house," said Marie Erickson, a member of the Church History Library staff. But then the idea grew — particularly with the addition of a historical vignette to the project."

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