The three finalists projects of the DLA Transmedia category.
Pitch competition : 2 November, 15.30-17.30
Jury members : Audrey Kamga (Sales Manager – Web Series Acquisitions, ARTE France), Alexandre Rideau (CEO, Keewu Productions/ Lagardère studios), Alizée Dallemagne (Project Manager, Digital Lab Africa).
# GO MÉCANIQUE !
Web Sitcom and MOOC about African women mechanics
Isabella Maya / Go Productions / Ivory Coast
GO MÉCANIQUE! project aims to offer an “African Garage” experience. Thanks to the mechanic girls from Abidjan, a web series, a surprising online repair website and a MOOC, you can repair everything in your life … a car like a broken heart!
Satirical transmedia web series about modern LGBT urban life
Wendy Spinks / Zeropoint Studios / South Africa
Based on the comic by Roberto Millan, Squeers (for the love of nuts!) is a 21st century animated satirical comedy and sitcom about two gay squirrels just trying to find love and nuts in the city-park.
Epic transmedia and interactive integrated web series
John DeVries / TH Films / South Africa
Reborn is a transmedia web series that is based on audience choice. The series follows the story of a disillusioned government operative, Michael, who decides to exchange a life of violence for one at the service of Africa.