Kenya Film Commission Launches The 5th Edition Of ‘My Kenya My Story Mobile Phone Film Competition’

The Kenya Film Commission (KFC) has launched the 2022 edition of their project My Kenya My Story Mobile Phone Film Competition. This is the 5th installment of the annual competition. According to the commission, the My Kenya My Story Mobile Phone Film Competition is one of their numerous efforts to grow the Kenyan film industry using affordable technology.

Participating Rules

To participate in the My Kenya My Story Mobile Phone Film Competition, one is must submit the following:

  • A Complete application form
  • An Entry including link to a video trailer and a promotional poster
  • 5 behind the scenes photos
  • Film Synopsis

Participants can make multiple entries however the requirement is that they fill out a separate entry form for each submission. In addition to that, the films must strictly be shot using phones. Moreover, these submissions must be in line with this edition’s theme which is “Disaster Prevention and Mitigation in Kenya.”

Winners

Consequently, the commission will award the winners with generous cash prizes as follows:

  • Winner – KES 200,000
  • 1st Runners Up – KES 150,000
  • 2nd Runners Up – KES 100,000
  • Jury Mention – KES 50,000

Furthermore, the winning films will also be activated in the mainstream media houses. The competition is set to take place on 30th March 2022. Lastly, the submissions must be done by the 4th March 2022 via the official email mkms@filmingkenya.com. Click here for more details.

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