Mosaic Mobile™ content is about challenging the conventions of storytelling. With technology leveling the content creation playing field, our focus is on how high school and college students can use today’s tools to tell more original, engaging stories.
Mosaic films celebrate creative thinking and discovery while exploring the diverse world in which we live.
Have an idea for a film you want to create? Or have a class full of eager students with stories to tell? Make sure to check out the rules and requirements to see what aspiring filmmakers need to know before submitting to Mosaic Film Experience.
2019 Film Criteria
The following elements must be used within your film:
Saying: “I never thought of that.”: These words must be spoken or used in the film.
Rules and Requirements
Mosaic entries, finalists and winners will permit the Mosaic Film Experience to use their name, contact information, likeness, publicity stills, film or video footage, title and log line of material in pre- and post-competition publicity and promotional efforts. If you wish to opt out of this stipulation, please make a request in writing and submit it to email@example.com.
The Mosaic Film Experience may, at its own discretion, transfer the submitted material to a compilation DVD for Festival screening, and the resulting DVD may be used for Mosaic Film Experience promotional purposes. However, said compilations are not sold or distributed by the Mosaic Film Experience.
September 30th Submission period begins
October 11th Submission Deadline (11:59 p.m. EST)
October 23rd Finalists Announced
October 24th Rick Wilson Memorial Voting opens
October 28th Rick Wilson Memorial Voting closes (11:59 p.m. EST)
For more information contact:
High School: firstname.lastname@example.org College: email@example.com
Have questions about how to shoot and edit a film? Check out the resource section to get started.
Rick Wilson Memorial Prize
$500 Prize (Only high school student films are eligible for this award.)
After finalists are announced, audience voting will begin on October 24 and end October 28 at 11:59 p.m. EST. Winners will be announced at the Mosaic Event on November 6 & 7.
Rick Wilson Memorial Award
The Rick Wilson Memorial Award was created to honor the late Rick Wilson – Emmy award winning journalist, storyteller, and a leading voice in the area of equity, inclusion and diversity. Rick was an impactful member of the inaugural team of The Mosaic Film Experience. He was always willing to lend his support and influence to the advocacy of students in promoting their stories and the amplifying of their voices!
Here are the 2018 Mosaic Mobile High School finalists!
It’s All Different Now
1st Place – Quiana Wade, Wyoming High School
Art is Timeless
2nd Place – Mariah Barrera, City High Middle School
3rd Place – Alyssa Dodd, Careerline Tech Center
A Poem from a Different Time
Finalist – Irene Kuperus, Careerline Tech Center
Racism That has Changed
Finalist – Yailine Palomo, Wyoming High School
Finalist – Willy Vernom, Kelloggsville High School
Finalist – Kya Kerridge, Halle White, Rockford High School
Adventure to the Battle
Finalist – Kalil Adams and Jayden Burgen, East Kentwood High School
Through Different Lenses
Finalist – Morgan Weststrate and Lara Johansen, Byron Center High School
Finalist – Sergio Sepulveda, Innovation Central High School
Here are the 2018 Mosaic Mobile College finalists!
1st Place – David Astudillo, Grand Valley State University
Trapped in Headspace
2nd Place – Matthew Anderson, Grand Valley State University
The Art of Dance
3rd Place – Kendra Endline, Grand Valley State University
Finalist – Breana Malloy, Grand Valley State University
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