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Published:October 8th, 2011 20:27 EST
Mobile Phone Video Contest: A Chance to Win Ksh.50,000

Mobile Phone Video Contest: A Chance to Win Ksh.50,000

By Sophie Akinyi

Kenya`s first ever mobile phone video contest is up. The U FILM IT mobile contest is inviting all Kenyan mobile phone users to tell their stories on any interesting daily routine within 3 minutes.

U FILM IT which is run by Mediabase Production is aiming at nurturing inventive talent in the filmmaking industry by providing a platform where such talent is exhibited.

Conditions for Participation

  • ·         One must be a Kenyan citizen who is currently residing in the country.
  • ·         Be a registered member at
  • ·         Above 18 years.
  • ·         Recording should be strictly done through a mobile phone and should last for 3 minutes-10 megabytes including titles and credits.
  • ·         Entries should be submitted by 15th November, 2011.

Those who will successfully upload their clips will be allowed to invite their friends and family to vote for them. The winner gets to walk away with Ksh.50, 000 and the U FILM IT Award. 1st and 2nd Runners up will also get Kshs.20, 000 and 15,000 respectively.

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