Call For Submissions: The EAC I Deserve Competition

The East African Community is calling for submissions from filmmakers under The EAC I Deserve Competition. Submissions are open for East African video makers, animators and storytellers aged between 18-35 years. The competition aims to receive stories that will revolutionize the citizens’ engagement space in the East African Community.

To participate, one is required to submit their short films under a genre of their choice i.e. documentary, drama, live action etc highlighting what inspires them, the change they wish to see and the future EAC they hope to live in. The length of the film should be between 30-59 seconds. The works submitted must not infringe on other people’s or institution’s’ copyright.

Submission is done by simply uploading links of their works here. Submissions from both small groups and individuals are welcome. The deadline for submitting works is 31st March.

The organizers hope to award over 30 filmmakers in this competition. The total award prize is $25,000. Winners will be notified through emails in April 2020.

For more information on this competition visit

Hurry and make your submission before the deadline. Wishing you all the best.

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