Mobile Film Festival seeks videos on human rights [Worldwide]

Mobile Film Festival seeks videos on human rights [Worldwide]

Posted on September 25, 2018


October 11, 2018

Professional and amateur filmmakers are invited to make a one-minute video about standing up for human rights.

The Mobile Film Festival, in partnership with the United Nations, is accepting submissions from around the world. 

Films must be shot with a mobile and include subtitles in their original language via Dotsub

About 50 videos will be chosen as the official selection. From Nov. 6 to 27, online visitors will be able to vote for the winner of the audience award. He or she will travel to Paris for a week to participate in the awards ceremony. 

The grand prize winner in three categories will receive EUR20,000 (US$23,561) to finance the production of a short film and will benefit from the support of a producer to complete the project. Other prizes include best director and screenplay.

The deadline is Oct. 11.

For more information on how to apply, click here.