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If everything is a remix, Ptch is the ultimate social app remix. Imagine the mobile-first interface of Path combined with the brevity of Twitter, the re-blog options of Tumblr, and the filter options of Instagram. While it’s unclear if users will want an app with all these functions, there’s no question it’s a cool way to remix your own music and video into a short film.

Ptch, the mobile video production app that’s officially launching in the U.S. on Thursday, is backed by Dreamworks Animations and led by Dreamworks CTO Ed Leonard. The app is free to download for the iPhone or iPad in the iTunes store, and a web component is coming soon.

Basically, Ptch (pronounced, “pitch”) lets users create a 60-second photo slideshow or video mashup set to music. It then lets them share that work with friends via social media, who can then remix those creations and make…

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