The Great Marble Uprising
VIDEO: Rubber City Conspiracies
Akron, Ohio has a rich and vibrant history, but there is a dark side. Join host Joseph “Zip” Noory in his show “Rubber City Conspiracies” as he explores the horrible truth behind the mysterious buried marbles of Lock 3 and the terrible secret of the Goodyear Blimp.
PROJECT TITLE:The Great Marble Uprising of 1904
WHAT IS IT:A movie created for the Akron Film Festival's “The NEW History of Akron” Competition.
RULES:Teams had two weeks to put together a creative "documentary" that remakes Akron's history.
The film must explain the following:
- Why is the blimp overhead?
- Why are marbles found embedded in the ground in Akron? If you don't know go to http://www.americantoymarbles.com/akronhist.htm to find out.