Entries by Adam Russo

NEWS RELEASE: Nonprofit announces winners of student film competition during a week-long celebration of creativity and storytelling

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – November 16, 2018 – The Mosaic Film Experience (MFE) announced the winners of its 2018 Mosaic Mobile contest during a week of events celebrating creativity and storytelling.  Mosaic Mobile is a short-film competition for West Michigan high school and college students where films are shot, edited, and entered on mobile devices.  […]

The Next Generation of Creativity

“Storytelling is the basis for everything in our society. The way we interact, build, communicate, live, and dream all derives from it.” – Skot Welch, Founder of The Mosaic Film Experience We welcomed more than 100 volunteers, sponsors, and new friends to our Next Generation of Creativity Luncheon on October 25 at The Grand Valley […]

The Mosaic Film Experience Chocolate Reception

Join our friends, volunteers, and sponsors for a taste of the joy that is The Mosaic Film Experience. Come celebrate our award-winning students during a special screening of the 2018 Mosaic Mobile finalists and award ceremony at Wealthy Theatre. Then, enjoy a chocolate-themed sweet treats reception. 12:30-1:30 p.m.            Mosaic Mobile film screening/winners at Wealthy Theater 1:30-3:30 p.m. […]

Carla Moore: Power Lunch

Presented in conjunction with SpartanNash, Network of Executive Women, and The Mosaic Film Experience Join Network of Executive Women, SpartanNash, and The Mosaic Film Experience for a luncheon featuring special guest Carla Moore.  An empowering and proven leader, Carla Moore currently serves as Vice President of Sales Strategy and Education for Home Box Office (HBO) […]

The Mosaic Film Experience Event Returns to Wealthy Theatre

The Mosaic Film Experience Event is an interactive experience that provides students access to industry professionals through creative, career-inspiring workshops. This unique, one-day experience brings the power of digital media and content creation to youth. Programming provides students with access to passionate digital media professionals, media literacy resources, and opportunities to tell their own unique […]

Mosaic College Event + Black Panther Screening Featuring Phillip Boutte Jr.

Join us for an evening celebrating student filmmaking, creativity, and storytelling. 7 p.m.                   Mosaic Mobile finalist screening/award ceremony 7:30 p.m.             A conversation with Phillip Boutte Jr. 8 p.m.                   Meanwhile Film Series: Black Panther Admission is free until 7:15 p.m. When: Wednesday, November 7 at 7 p.m. Where: Peter Wege Auditorium at the […]

The Next Generation of Creativity Luncheon 2018

Join us as we celebrate 2018 endeavors and look to future opportunities. Throughout the past year, we successfully partnered with multiple area schools and youth-centered nonprofit organizations to complete eight after school educational programs, launched The Mosaic YouTube Project, and so much more. We have a lot to share with you about how your support […]

NEWS RELEASE: Mobile film contest provides West Michigan students with a platform to tell their unique stories.

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – September 25, 2018 – The Mosaic Film Experience (MFE) today announced the kick-off to its fourth annual Mosaic Mobile film contest, a short-film competition for West Michigan high school and college students.  All Mosaic Mobile films are shot, edited, and entered on mobile devices.  Entries can be submitted via the MFE […]

2018 Mosaic Film Experience Event Dates Announced

We are thrilled to announce that the Mosaic Film Experience event will be returning to Wealthy Theatre on Wednesday, November 7, and Thursday, November 8, 2018. The annual event, which is attended by more than 500 West Michigan students each year, immerses youth in an interactive experience. Students are provided with exclusive access to industry […]

Mosaic Film Experience Founder to Speak at South by Southwest Festival

Mosaic Film Experience president and founder Skot Welch will be a presenter at the Michigan House pop-up space at the annual South by Southwest (SXSW) music, film, and interactive conference and festival that takes place in Austin, Texas from March 9 to 18, 2018. Welch, along with Representatives from the tech, start-up, and educational worlds […]