Lola Kenya Screen 2009 Call for Film Submission The 18-week film submission period for Lola Kenya Screen-eastern Africa s only audiovisual media festival,
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, Jan 11, 2009
Lola Kenya Screen 2009 Call for Film
The 18-week film submission period for Lola Kenya
Screen-eastern Africa's only audiovisual media festival, production workshop
and market exclusively designed for children and youth-opened on December 1,
2008. Lola Kenya Screen, therefore, is calling for film entries in all
genres, lengths, and formats from all over the world for the 4th annual Lola
Kenya Screen that runs August 10-15, 2009 in Nairobi, Kenya.
films are those made by children and youth, made with children and youth, and
those made for children and youth.
Lola Kenya Screen accepts films made
by professionals, students, amateurs, youth, and children that focus on
children, youth and family.
Experimental films, television series,
internet games and even creatively packaged music videos tackling issues
related to children, youth and family, are also accepted.
for receiving films in Nairobi, Kenya is April 15, 2009.
in person or by courier are sent to: ComMattersKenya/Lola Kenya
Screen Philadelphia (Old East) Hse, 4th Fl Tom Mboya St/ Hakati Rd
junction Nairobi, Kenya (EA).
If using the postal service, please send
to: Lola Kenya Screen P O Box 20775-00100 GPO Nairobi, Kenya
In case one requires more information than is available online, one
may direct any inquiry to: E: director@... T:
254 20 315258; 254 20 2213318 (07.00-13.00 hrs GMT, Mon-Fri). Cell: 254 733
703374; 254 722 486531 (04.00-20.00 hrs GMT).
The DEADLINE for receiving
films in Nairobi is April 15, 2009.
More About Lola Kenya
Established in October 2005, Lola Kenya Screen is a movement that
uses appropriate and available technologies to deliver audiovisual
media content that complements, enhances, entertains and promotes learning
among the generation of today and tomorrow-children and youth-in the
promotion of literacy, gender equity, independent thought, human
rights, environmental responsibility and global health.
Screen has between August 2006 and August 2008 showcased more than 1200 films
from 71 nations representing all the six continents in various genres,
formats and lengths. Additionally, Lola Kenya Screen has helped add 31 child
filmmakers, 14 journalists, 13 film judges, 7 MCs, 15 producers of television
drama for children and youth and 6 producers of documentary films for
children and youth to eastern Africa's creative and cultural
The unique Lola Kenya Screen audiovisual media initiative has
won awards in Africa and Europe besides being presented as a case study at
various conferences, exhibitions and festivals targeting children, youth
and family in Kenya, South Africa, Germany, Holland, Belgium, Senegal,
Uganda, Rwanda, Tanzania, Zanzibar, etc.
www.artmatters.info:: no one covers
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Philadelphia House, 4th Floor, Tom
Mboya St/Hakati Rd junction Tel 254 20 315258/ 2213318, Cell 254 733 703374/
254 722 486531 P O Box 20775-00100 GPO, Nairobi, Kenya (EA)
Kenya Screen: August 10-15,
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