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 [...]

[Opportunity] Apply for REALNESS screenwriters residency

Only 1 month left to apply for the screenwriters residency Realness Initiated by Urucu Media in partnership with La Fabrique Cinéma - Institut Français, Realness Residency is a pan-African programme dedicated to developing and supporting the next generation of African screenwriting talent. Each year, the program is hosting 5 young african directors in the Cradle of Humankind near [...]

By | janvier 9th, 2018|home, NEWS, Web creation/Transmedia|0 Comments

MyFrenchFilmFestival: the best of French cinema for free all over Africa!

MyFrenchFilmFestival is back for its 8th edition: the best of French cinema for free all over Africa!   MyFrenchFilmFestival.com is an innovative concept aiming to throw the spotlight on new generation French filmmakers, allowing web users across the globe to share their enthusiasm for French cinema threw the possibility to comment and rate the movies. Now [...]

By | décembre 15th, 2017|home, NEWS|0 Comments

[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|2 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