This is a smartphone competition event that will give the Kenyan youth a platform to tell Kenyan stories shot using smartphones. The most creative story will get prizes worth Ksh.200,000

The most creative story will get prizes worth Ksh.200,000.

Citizenship: Participants must be Kenyan citizens.
Submissions: Submitted films must be Kenyan Stories.
All release forms should be attached.
Age of participants: below 35 years, with those under 18 required to provide an approval form from the guardian.
Themes: drama (horror, thriller), comedy, documentary, adventure (travel) and reality with the tagline being My Kenya…My Story
Length of the films: 5 minutes maximum.
Language of films: English and with subtitles for other languages.
Terms of disqualification:
1. Device used is not a mobile phone
2. The film exceeds 5 minutes
3. The film features provocative aspects; nudity, violence.
4. The film is uncensored; vulgar language.
5. The film does not have subtitles and is in any other language other than English.
6. The film is of poor quality.

Mode of submission:
Submitted films should also be uploaded online on FilmFreeway
Voting will be done online on from the Kenya Film Commission website:
All participants should submit a synopsis and a poster for their film.
Upload pictures of crew members on FilmFreeway.
Stock footage not allowed.
Insistence on originality of content (not submitted elsewhere etc)
Inclusion of period of production, i.e Copyright November 2017.

Overall Rating
  • It's a good Platform for all the Upcoming Filmmakers..
    Since No Budget its required I think we should all do participate and late our talent be exposed

    Big up The kenya Film Commission for coming with this.

    June 2018
  • I really enjoyed the whole experience. It was a wonderful festival, can't wait for the nest one.

    June 2018