TikTok Short Film Competition Opens to High School and College Students

Fifth Third Bank and Mosaic Film Experience team to offer students a unique storytelling contest Fifth Third Bank and the Mosaic Film Experience today announced the launch of the Momentum Film Challenge for high school and college students. All short films must be shot, edited, and submitted using mobile devices via TikTok. Submissions will be […]

Mosaic Film Experience and Wolverine Worldwide launch internship program

The Mosaic Film Experience is partnering with Wolverine Worldwide to develop an internship program that provides job training to secure career opportunities. The first internship position will be a Social Media Content Creator with The Wolverine Brand. Through the internship, students will build their portfolio, receive coaching from mentors and work collaboratively with team members while […]

10th Annual Mosaic Event features star-studded guest speakers

The Mosaic Film Experience (MFE) celebrated a decade of student storytelling with its annual Mosaic Event on Tuesday, November 3. The Mosaic Event was broadcast live from Celebration Cinema North in Grand Rapids. “The Mosaic Film Experience works at the dynamic convergence of education, diversity, and innovation on the platform storytelling because storytelling is a […]

Mosaic Film Experience awards three high school filmmakers

The winners of the 2021 annual Mosaic Film Experience Mosaic Mobile film challenge were announced on November 3 at the 10th annual Mosaic Event. All Mosaic Mobile student films were shot, edited, and submitted using only their mobile devices. Mosaic Mobile films are two to three minutes long. The films must contain a theme, a […]

High school students awarded cash prizes for short films created on mobile devices

The Mosaic Film Experience today announced the winners of its annual Mosaic Mobile short film competition. Mosaic Mobile challenges high school students to create short films shot and edited entirely on mobile devices. The top 10 finalists were screened at the Mosaic Film Experience’s 10th annual Mosaic Event on November 3, which was broadcast live […]

East Grand Rapids High School Senior Wins Mobile Film Competition, Adobe mentoring package, Interlochen scholarship and $1,000 cash

East Grand Rapids High School’s Xiangyu Chen approaches filmmaking with a seamless blend of art and science. His talents were rewarded with a first-place prize in the 2020 Mosaic Mobile film competition for his short film “Possibility of Success.” The grand prize includes $1,000 cash, mentoring sessions with Adobe professionals with the possibility of his […]

2020 Mosaic Event Recap

A uniquely inspirational 2020 Mosaic Event is in the books for hundreds of students across the country. Due to COVID-19, the Mosaic Film Experience (MFE) brought its annual event online to ensure students could both practice social distancing and still engage with world-class creative and digital media talent. MFE, which celebrates a decade of celebrating […]

2020 Mosaic Mobile Winner Profile: Xiangyu Chen

Xiangyu Chen’s approach to filmmaking is a seamless blend of art and science. And he’s got back-to-back Mosaic Mobile awards to prove it. Xiangyu, a senior at East Grand Rapids High School, took home first place in this year’s Mosaic Mobile film competition. His short film “Possibility of Success” won him: $1,000 from MFE, mentoring […]

Mosaic Mobile 2020 Recap

Give a student a mobile phone, and they’ll give you an award-winning movie. That’s exactly what students did at this year’s Mosaic Mobile film competition. Mosaic Mobile is the Mosaic Film Experience’s (MFE) annual mobile filmmaking contest. One of the benefits of having students leverage mobile technology to shoot and edit a film is that it levels […]

Mosaic Spotlight: Cass Taylor

The lack of access to creative technology tools is one of the main reasons inner-city students don’t get a shot at pursuing creative technology careers. However, that barrier won’t be a problem for the students participating in Mosaic Mobile this year, thanks to Cass Taylor, Creative Producer at Adobe. Mosaic Mobile is an annual mobile […]