[WRAP UP] DLA 48H VR Film Jam in Jo’burg

First SA 48H VR Film Jam in Joburg What happened? From 24 to 27 October 2017, Digital Lab Africa organized in cooperation with the French Institute of South Africa and Wonda VR the first South African VR Film Jam, wich has been held in Johannesburg at Tshimologong - Digital Precinct (Maxum Digital). 12 selected participants learnt how [...]

By | décembre 8th, 2017|home, NEWS, Virtual Reality|0 Comments

Digital Lab Africa at ATDA 2017

Digital Lab Africa at the "Assises de la Transformation Digitale en Afrique"  The "Assises de la Transformation Digitale en Afrique" (ATDA) that took place from October 25th to 27th, regroup each year in Paris the main decision makers of the digital african ecosystem to discuss about the challenges of digital construction. High level meeting platform between Africans, Europeans, Asians [...]

By | décembre 7th, 2017|home, NEWS, Virtual Reality|0 Comments

They talk about us!

Here is the complete Press Review of articles about Digital Lab Africa   ABOUT DLA FIRST EDITION'S WINNERS  The Callsheet, 26/09/17, DLA Recap: SA Talent Set To Score On The Global Stage With Digital Lab Africa Agence d'Information d'Afrique Centrale, 04/10/17, Interview. Baya Ciamala: "Baziks est la première application de Streaming dédiée aux musiques congolaises" [...]

By | décembre 5th, 2017|home, NEWS|0 Comments

« Trace meets Macron » : they talked about DLA!

Digital Lab Africa mentioned in the Trace TV show with French President Macron   From 28th to 30th of November 2017, the French President Macron travelled to Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast and Ghana to initiate a dialogue with African youth. He accepted the invitation of our partner TRACE, the leading youth media in Africa, to answer directly to the [...]

By | décembre 4th, 2017|home, NEWS|0 Comments

Digital Lab Africa at AfricArena 2017

On November 6, 7 and 8, Digital Lab Africa was in Cape Town to attend AfricArena, an international African tech conference for exploring new global tech trends and discovering the best African innovators. AfricArena event aims to build  a bridge between international tech companies and African tech innovators. Investors, entrepreneurs, startups, leaders and pioneers attended the [...]

By | novembre 24th, 2017|home, NEWS|0 Comments

« 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 [...]

By | novembre 17th, 2017|home, NEWS, Virtual Reality|0 Comments

Digital Lab Africa call for projects #2

The Digital Lab Africa call for projects #2 is now open until February 25th! WHAT? The objective of Digital Lab Africa is to provide a springboard for African talent in multimedia creation and to make their project happen with the support of French & Sub-Saharan African leading companies (studios, producers, broadcasters, distributors, experts). FOR WHO? DLA call for projects targets artists, [...]

By | novembre 13th, 2017|home, NEWS|0 Comments

DLA#2 at DISCOP: a successful launch

On Wednesday 25th October, H.E Mr Christophe Farnaud, Ambassador of France to South Africa, launched the second edition of Digital Lab Africa at DISCOP Johannesburg. The Digital Lab Africa call for projects is now open until 25 February 2018 H.E Mr Christophe Farnaud, Ambassador of France to South Africa (c) Daylin Paul "Digital Lab Africa [...]

By | novembre 9th, 2017|home, NEWS, press|0 Comments

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 [...]

Call for films « Rencontres du Film Court », the short film festival of Madagascar

"Rencontres du Film Court", the short film festival of Madagscar, opened its call for films for all African directors The French Institute of Madagascar is curating the "Rencontres du Film Court" in Madagscar (RFC), in collaboration with the Rencontres du Film Court association and RoziFilm. For 13 years, the festival intends to promote new african talents. [...]

By | octobre 20th, 2017|home, NEWS, press, Uncategorised|0 Comments