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VIRTUAL REALITY

VIRTUAL REALITY is one of the 5 multimedia production categories of Digital Lab Africa.

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The virtual reality category is open to anyone producing content which offers an immersive experience to the public, on any type of support (computer, tablet, smartphone, virtual reality headset), using virtual reality technologies, 360° video, and 3D interactions.

« Virtual Reality in Africa »: Marinda Botha’s experience of Digital Lab Africa 48H VR Film Jam

Marinda Botha was one of the DLA 48h VR Film Jam participants. Marinda shared her experience of the jam on her website, asking herself about the future of VR, as well as its benefits and limits compared to traditional cinema.   Virtual Reality in Africa Stepping into the world of Virtual Reality filmmaking  Film set for our [...]

Check out DLA 1st edition success stories in video!

The 7th Turn, Reborn: the Tryptich, Area Daddy, Points and Baziks Pulse are the DLA 1st edition winning projects... check out their success story in video! The 7th Turn by Shariffa Ali & Yetunde Dada (South Africa) - VIRTUAL REALITY   Area Daddy by Ayodele Elegba (Nigeria) - WEB CREATION   Reborn: the Tryptich by Greg [...]

Second edition of Digital Lab Africa to kick off at DISCOP Johannesburg!

Second edition of Digital Lab Africa to kick off at DISCOP Johannesburg!   DISCOP Johannesburg (25-27 October) is the world's number one destination to acquire and co-produce content "Made in Africa" and sell international film, television and digital content into Sub-Saharan Africa. Digital Lab Africa- DLA, a springboard and an incubation platform for African talent [...]

Meet with the 3 mentors of our 48H VR Film Jam!

Meet with Arnault Labaronne, Florian Pannetier and Kenneth Kaplan who will mentor the 1st South African Virtual Reality Film Jam. From 24 to 27 October, 12 participants will get the chance to learn how to write, shoot and edit a Cinematic VR experience in less than 48 hours with the help of our French & [...]

VR is coming… take part in the first SA 48h VR Film Jam in Jo’burg!

Want to learn how to write, shoot, edit, and distribute a Cinematic VR experience in less than 48 hours? Apply before 9th October and get the chance to be selected among 12 participants to experience a unique 48h VR creativity session! Apply now! before October 9th In the frame of upcoming edition of DISCOP Johannesburg, [...]

Okio-Studio’s ALTERATION, awarded at the Paris Virtual Film Festival 2017!

Okio-Studio, DLA partner & mentor of DLA VR winning project Round Round, awarded at the Paris Virtual Film Festival 2017 On 2 July, Okio-Studio’s VR short-film ALTERATION was awarded by the jury of the 2nd Paris Virtual Film Festival. The 17 minute-long sci-fi short by French director Jérôme Blanchet won the Golden Mask jury’s Special prize, [...]