Second edition of Machawood to kick off

The Machakos Entertainment Center for Music, Film and Arts (Machawood) invites members of public especially film and media practitioners to the launch of the second edition of MachakosFest on 1st November 2016.

The festival will run for one month with an objective of promoting talent among film makers, music maestros and anyone gifted in arts. The event will see the contenders battle for Ksh 1, 000,000 top prize.

The participants will be required to submit seven minutes long films between 1st December, 2016 and 4th December, 2016 when the entry window will be closed. The films will be then judged for their creativity and quality by a panel of judges who have placed a solid mark in the film industries. After the judging process, the winners will be picked and announced at a film gala on 18th December 2016.

The event by Machawood seeks to tap and nature talents with the aim of creating job opportunities.

The launch venue for the event will be held on 1st November at 10.00 am to 12.30 pm at the Machakos People’s Park.

For more details one can reach out to the Machawood Marketing and communication Officer at

By Bwire Marvin


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