Tshimologong hosts the famous animation school Gobelins in Johannesburg

The famous French School of Image will be at Tshimologong Precinct for an industry talk! On Wednesday, 13th of March 2019, Cécile Blondel and Moira Marguin, respectively Head of International Relations and Head of Animation at French school Les Gobelins Ecole de l’Image, will come at Tshimologong for a Q&A about “Educating an Animation Industry”: improving local [...]

By | mars 6th, 2019|Animation, home, NEWS|0 Comments

Digital Content Hub/DLA partners in force at CTIAF 2019

Strong involvement of DCH and DLA at the International Animation Festival in Cape Town this year. The only dedicated African animation festival of the continent is back this year from the 8th to the 10th of March, 2019, presented by Animation SA and its partners. For three days, the Cape Town International Animation Festival (CTIAF) [...]

By | mars 5th, 2019|Animation, home, NEWS|0 Comments

DLA Alumni showcased at the Source Code Gallery

Introducing the newest Tshimologong Digital Hub’s project: Source Code Gallery. Hosted at Tshimologong Innovation Precinct, Source Code Gallery is a creative technology and digital content showcase and development space. The project is curated by Fak’ugesi Festival and in partnership with Digital Lab Africa and other organisations such as the Wits School of Arts, JAM Lab [...]

By | février 28th, 2019|Animation, home, NEWS, Virtual Reality|0 Comments

Get a chance to be featured in the 4th South African International Film Festival!

Call for animators to participate in the RapidLion International Film Festival 2019 This year, the historic Market Theater Precinct in Johannesburg will host the 4th Annual RapidLion, South Africa's International Film Festival, from the 1st to the 10th March 2019. The Festival will incorporate a hub of activities that includes 132 film screenings, film premier events [...]

By | février 18th, 2019|Animation, home, NEWS|0 Comments

Awesome opportunity for women who created or worked on animation to share them!

[7 February 2019]News just in...awesome opportunity for women who created or worked on animation to share them! The Tshimologong Precinct in Johannesburg will be dedicated to showing digital arts over the year. For a few weeks in March 2019 - to align both with International Woman's Day on the 8th March and the fact that [...]

By | février 7th, 2019|Animation, home, NEWS|0 Comments

DLA#3 launched at DISCOP 2018

The famous Johannesburg media marketplace hosted Tshimologong and the DLA to kick off the 2018 call for projects From the 14th to the 16th of November 2018, DISCOP, the “One Stop Shop” for B2B content in Africa, organised its 6th edition of its market in Johannesburg. Launched in 2012, the event is now the first content production [...]

DLA x NEF Animation Award

DLA x NEF Animation - International artist residency for animated films Discover the Selection !   Digital Lab Africa and NEF Animation will announce at DISCOP the winner of the « DLA x NEF Animation International Residency ». The winning proiect will experience a one month international residency in France (April 2019) to develop his/her [...]

By | novembre 8th, 2018|Animation, home, NEWS|0 Comments

French Touch @ upcoming Cape Town International Animation Festival

The French Institute of South Africa is partnering once again with the Cape Town International Animation Festival  From March 2nd to 4th 2018, the only African Animation Festival of the continent is coming back to show you the best of the animation industry from Africa and all over the world! Be ready!   This year [...]

By | mars 1st, 2018|Animation, home, NEWS|0 Comments

Registration open for the MIFA pitches Animations du Monde 2018

Animation students, writers and filmmakers, make your projects come to life!  As part as the Annecy Festival 2018, the world's top reference for animation films, the MIFA (Annecy Festival Market) is proposing a pitch session competition open to original animation projects, in their first stages of development and looking for producers, distributors and funding. The selected [...]

By | janvier 9th, 2018|Animation, home, NEWS|0 Comments

New year: new partners

Triggerfish Animation, Afrika Toon, Sacem, Gaité Lyrique, Camera Lucida… in 2018, new partners are joining Digital Lab Africa to incubate next-gen talent in Africa. Winning applicants of DLA’s second edition will be accompanied by its whole ecosystem made of the best French and Sub-Saharan African experts and companies in multimedia field. The objective of DLA’s [...]