DLA X Berlinale Africa Hub (16-21 Feb)

Digital Lab Africa is pleased to partner with the Berlinale Africa Hub that will showcase the 4 VR experiences directed by the participants of the 1st DLA 48h VR Film Jam in Johannesburg. The Berlinale Africa Hub (Feb 16-21) at the EFM is coming back for its second edition! Thanks to a very successful first [...]

By | février 7th, 2018|home, NEWS, Virtual Reality|0 Comments

Immersive experiences and debate at the Night of Ideas 2018

31 January, 2018: immersive experiences and debate to explore the "Power to the Imagination" Initiated by the French Institute in Paris, the Night of Ideas is a worldwide event settled in collaboration with most of the French Institutes around the world.   This year, in Johannesburg, the Night of Ideas will take place on the 31st [...]

By | janvier 23rd, 2018|home, NEWS, Virtual Reality|0 Comments

NewImages Festival: a new festival dedicated to virtual worlds !

NewImages, a new festival dedicated to digital creation and virtual worlds   Always at the cutting-edge of innovation, the Paris Virtual Film Festival and I LOVE TRANSMEDIA have come together to create the NewImages festival, that will take place in Forum des Images from 4 to 8 April 2018. During five days, the festival will offer a fully [...]

By | janvier 22nd, 2018|home, NEWS, Virtual Reality|0 Comments

48H VR Film Jam: discover the 4 VR experiences

Discover the 4 VR experiences from the 1st South African 48H VR Film Jam ! 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). [...]

By | janvier 22nd, 2018|home, NEWS, Virtual Reality|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 [...]

[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|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