The winners of the 2017 Homevida Short Script Competition are…

 

The Jury has decided!!!

Hey guys, we are excited to announce  the winners for the 2017 Homevida short script competition. It was hard to select the winner as all scripts were captivating, interesting and creative but finally a winner for each category emerged!!! Homevida wishes to say a very big thank you to all the participant and advice that you all should never stop writing amazing stories.

This year Homevida received a total number of 119 scripts for countering hate speech/radicalisation and terrorism terrorism category supported by Google and 299 scripts for Transparency, Accountability and Good Governance (TAGG) category endowed by USAID-SACE.

After all the hard work and effort to reading 418 scripts, the 2017 Homevida Jury met and agreed on the following winning scripts.

Drumrolls….

And the winner for Transparency, Accountability and Good Governance (TAGG) Category endowed by the Strengthening Advocacy and Civic Engagement  (SACE) programme of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is…

Kehinde Oluwaseun for the script Dilemma Here is his profile

 

Kehinde Oluwaseun is a 23 year old screen writer/film and TV director. He received a B.Tech degree from the federal university of technology Akure in Industrial Design and is currently running a professional course training in writing and directing for film and TV. He started from writing short stories for publications and stage plays, before delving into screen writing professionally in 2015.

And the winner for Countering hate speech /radicalism /terrorism Category supported by Google is …

Michael Joseph Osabor for the script Man in the Mirror. Here is his profile

Michael Joseph Osabor is a 22 year old passionate writer from Edo State. He emerged the winner through the help of his mother who believed in his dream of learning the art of professional screenwriting and gave up a lot to see him through.

Big congratulations to all our winner and thanks to all who participated in the competition.

FEATURE FILM NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR #HOMEVIDAAWARDS2017

Know any Nigerian film or documentary that promotes Transparency, Accountability and Good governance? Here is your chance to help them win a whooping N1,000,000 (One Million Naira) each.

Homevida in partnership with United States Agency for International Development (USAID/SACE) is raising awareness on these issues as a medium to influence citizens to engage and demand for good governance.  This is in a bid to stir up interest in the audience to enquire and participate in what goes on in their policies and society.

Nominations are now open and it’s your chance to nominate your favourite film and documentary promoting these issues to win big at the 2017 Nigeria Integrity Film Awards (Homevida).

Simply visit our website www.homevida.org to submit your nominations.

Hurry NOW! Nominations end on the 20th of October 2017.

Win N250,000 in the Homevida 2017 Short Script Competition

 

It’s that time of the year again!!!.

Are you a talented and creative scriptwriter between the ages of 16-30 with the ability to capture your audience?

We are calling out to you guys to send in your original scripts that promote;

  • Transparency, Accountability and Good Governance – endowed by USAID/SACE or;
  • Countering Hate Speech – supported by Google

And guess what? This year, We are dishing out a whooping sum of  N250,000 (Two Hundred and Fifty Thousand Naira) in each category and the winning scripts gets turned into short films!!!

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The privilege of taking part in a 3-day seminar facilitated by some of Nollywood’s best directors, screenwriters and filmmakers…

C’mmon! Who wouldn’t want to be a part of this? We bet you would 🙂  

To stand a better chance of winning please ensure to read the criteria.

To send in your original scripts, please visit www.homevida.org to view the criteria and upload your entries.

Entries close August 3, 2017.