VIRTUAL REALITY is one of the 4 multimedia production categories of Digital Lab Africa.

Submit your virtual reality project and get the chance to be supported by OKIO-Studio, the French leading production house in virtual reality contents. Among other productions, OKIO-Studio has developed I Philip – a virtual reality fiction about the famous science fiction author Philip K. Dick – in co-production with ARTE.


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.

Check out the 3 finalists projects of the DLA Virtual Reality category

The three finalists projects of the DLA Virtual Reality category. Pitch competition : 2 November, 11.00-12.30 Jury members: Antoine Cayrol (Producer, Okio-studio), Ingrid Kopp (Co-founder, Electric South and Senior Consultant, Tribeca Film Institute), Alizée Dallemagne (Project Manager, Digital Lab Africa). # VIRTUAL SCIENCE LAB VR mobile app for scientific education Samuel Agyemang / Nubian VR / Ghana Virtual Science [...]


VR content to experience at DISCOP Joburg (2-4 Nov 2016) DLA Space (S153-S168) NOTES ON BLINDNESS: INTO DARKNESS 15 min Directed by Arnaud Colinart, Amaury La Burthe, Peter Middleton, James Spinney Produced by Ex Nihilo, ARTE France, AudioGaming in coproduction with Archer’s Mark. Notes on Blindness : Into Darkness is an immersive VR project based on John [...]

« Notes on Blindness » : a Virtual Reality immersion into the world of a blind man, co-produced by ARTE France.

Notes on Blindness VR is an interactive VR experience, adaptated from the documentary of the same name. Notes On Blindness  is a Ex Nihilo , Archer’s Mark, Audiogaming production, coproduced by Arte France,  Digital Lab Africa partner. Based on John Hull’s reccordings, this project made of 6 chapters utilizes the VR Technology to immerse the user into the [...]

Two Oceans Marathon in 360°, by Hero Film : discover it online … or with a Virtual Reality headset !

Two Oceans Marathon : playable in 360° on computer and Smartphones. An interactive video produced by Hero Film , playable the VR Oculus Rift headsets at the 2015 Old Mutual’s Two Oceans Marathon Expo. The videos feature South African running legend, Bruce Fordyce. All the Hero Film production HERE. Feeling inspired ? You can submit your own VR project to Digital Lab Africa!