Journalism in which the reporting tool – for recording audio and video, writing material and transmitting it– is a mobile device (mobile phone or tablet). News, reports, interviews or photographies so on. 


The mission of Movilfirst Institute is to create a more just, fun, healthy an equitable world for all to reach the widest possible audience for their works. Since submission of a work constitutes acceptance of these Entry Rules & Regulations (by movilievers and their agents), please review this document carefully.

Entries based on the following criteria (“Judging Criteria”) TALENT & CREATIVITY, GENUINENESS, AUTHENTICITY OF THE CONTENT without questioning the technological quality of the works. DO NOT WORRY because you have less equipment these criteria are most valued.


1.- We are open submissions year-round.

2.- Submissions will be free of charge. 

3.- Only works with the conditions indicated in each of the categories will be accepted.

4.- The same person can present more than one work, filling for each of them a different registration form, since all works are understood as independent works.

5.- All authors will be notified via email of acceptance.

6.- Works will be sent to the different festivals through the official webpage of each edition. The Festival management will announce where editions or activities are going to take place per year.

7.- We recommend videos in languages other than English should be subtitled in English.


Works will be not admitted if they incite totally or partially gender – based violence or among peers, homophobia, racism or towards animals of any kind, and we won´t admit works with violence images whose their finality is the own report of the actions.

Work will be no admitted if their plot and general idea are derogatory, humiliating, degrading or direct attack towards any genre social group or sexual orientation, race, nationally or religion, or the are about a particular political idea or a way of thinking.

You, the undersigned, do hereby consent and agree that Movilfirst Institution and its employees, or agents have the right to present your work and to use these in any and all media, now or hereafter known, and exclusively for the purpose of show case and promote the Movilfirst.

You further consent that your name and identity may be revealed therein or by descriptive text or commentary. You do hereby release to Movilfirst, its agents, and employees all rights to exhibit your work in print and electronic form publicly or privately. You understand that there will be no financial or other remuneration for showcasing the work, either for initial or subsequent transmission or playback.

You represent that You have read and understand the foregoing statement, and are competent to execute this agreement. Once you complete Movilfirst´s submission you agree this official terms and conditions, previously read from Movilfirst website.

The author also assumes and is the only responsible for the different rights of responsibility for the work (music, images, plot…) and he can not ask third parties for a claim or remuneration, in this case the festival, since the author of the work is the only responsible.


Journalism in which the reporting tool – for recording audio and video, writing material and transmitting it – is a mobile device (mobile phone or tablet). News, reports, interviews or photographies so on.

1.- Works must be recorded with the camera of a mobile device (mobile phone, tablet or web cam).

2.- Videos can be edited with EXTERNALS TOOL of the mobile device. You can use any software to edit video and audio, programs like Final Cut, Adobe Premier an so on.

3.- You can use an external microphone, wide angle lens, lighting, tripod, so on.

4.- The criteria to judge in this category are the journalistic value and the creative abilities of the journalist to communicate and inspire a greater understanding of the world that surrounds them through mobile devices.

News, interviews, reports, etc. to create international content, give access to the creation of news in a democratic and universal way through mobile devices. It must provide a forum for public evaluation, and do so in a meaningful and relevant way.

Videos with a minimum duration of 1 minute maximum of 5 minutes.

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Photos stories documenting cultural, political or social issues affecting individuals or societies. Pictures reporting on news topics and their aftermaths.

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