The award-winning, critically-acclaimed documentary on the cut throat world of tournament Scrabble®!
The academic/institutional DVD version of Scrabylon
is now available
for universities, colleges, non-profit organization, high schools and
public libraries. This version includes public performance rights.
Public Performance Rights: Purchase
of this DVD includes public performance rights which allow educational and non
profit groups to
exhibit the film to groups of 50 or fewer individuals where admission
is not charged. The term of the public performance license is for the
life of the DVD. However, if you intend to charge admission, expect
over 50, or publicly advertise the screening, please
email for more information.
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High schools, public
Producer, Director &
Editor: Scott Petersen
Directors of Photography:
Scott Petersen, Nate Starck
Original Music: David Mann
Key Art: Chris St. George
TRT: 50 minutes (plus 28
minutes extras and director’s commentary)
Aspect ratio: 4:3 (1.33:1)
©MMIV Scrabylon Productions
Check out director Scott Petersen's other documentary The Renaissance of Mata Ortiz.
"Petersen's talent for making mundane subject matter interesting results
in a film that plays out like a Best in Show about board-game lovers."
Los Angeles Times
"Smart, wry, lively"
TimeOut New York
"Along with Spellbound, director Scott Petersen and his Scrabylon
may be among the saviors of our entertainment souls."
San Diego City Beat
"Smart and funny"
Detroit Free Press
"Who knew watching people play Scrabble® could be so entertaining?"
"Breezy and quite enjoyable"