We want you to create a one minute film encouraging your community to recycle their old mobile phones. The theme for our 2020 competition is Small actions. Big Impact.
You don’t have to be an experienced filmmaker to take part – all you need is an idea, imagination and motivation. Take a look at our previous winners and our expert tips for inspiration.
Entry is free and is open to all primary, secondary and tertiary students in Australia. Good luck!
All films must follow the guidelines:
The winning films will receive a JB Hi-Fi voucher valued at $5,000 in the following categories:
Winning films will also be showcased by MobileMuster and Planet Ark during National Recycling Week (9-15 November 2020) to encourage the community to recycle.
Up to four finalists in the Primary, Secondary and Tertiary education category will be announced on 19 October 2020. Finalists, who do not go on to be a winner in their category, will receive a $1000 JB Hi-Fi voucher.
The films will be judged on the following criteria:
You can download a copy of the assessment matrix so you can create your film to meet the criteria. MobileMuster will review the submission and a panel of film, environmental and education experts will select the finalist and winners.
To help students with their competition entries watch the experts from Vidico share their tips on how to create a great narrative and technical elements for your film.
Download the competition poster and encourage your school and students to get involved. We have partnered with Cool Australia to create six lessons for Years 3-8 designed to support teachers and students to produce quality films for the competition. We recommend the following sequence of lessons, depending on the year levels you are working with:
The theme for the 2019 competition was Use it or recycle it. MobileMuster received over 90 entries from across the country, with just over 1000 students involved. The winning students and respective schools are list below. Watch their award winning videos and be inspired to recycle.