Digital Lab Africa presence at IOMMa – Indian Ocean Music Market, Reunion Island

DIGITAL LAB AFRICA WILL BE AT IOMMA – INDIAN OCEAN MUSIC MARKET, REUNION ISLAND The 7th Indian Ocean Music Market (IOMMa) will take place from May 28th to 31st 2018 in Reunion Island. After 6 successful editions, IOMMa strengthens its position as the first music industry platform in the Indian Ocean area. This market favors exchanges, [...]

By | mai 16th, 2018|home, NEWS|0 Comments

Realness Screenwriter’s Residency 2018 participants announced at Cannes Film Festival

REALNESS SCREENWRITER’S RESIDENCY 2018 PARTICIPANTS ANNOUNCED AT CANNES FILM FESTIVAL, FRANCE   Realness is a pioneering residency initiative conceived by Elias Ribeiro and Cait Pansegrouw of Urucu Media that affords a new generation of filmmakers the opportunity to cultivate their talent as authentic voices in African cinema. Since its inception, Realness has nurtured 5 African auteurs [...]

By | mai 16th, 2018|home, NEWS|0 Comments

Annecy goes big for Africa in 2018

ANNECY GOES BIG FOR AFRICA IN 2018 Annecy International Animated Film Festival and its Market, MIFA- the world’s top reference for animation films and industry, returns to Africa to scout for the best talents for Animation du Monde 2019. Expanded Footprint 2018 sees Annecy/MIFA, African Animation Network (AAN) and DISCOP Markets continue their partnership but, with an expanded footprint through [...]

By | mai 11th, 2018|home, NEWS|0 Comments

Discover the 10 winners of Digital Lab Africa #2

DISCOVER THE 10 WINNERS OF DIGITAL LAB AFRICA #2! After viewing all the “video pitch” on and interviewing the 30 finalists, the selection committees members have selected the 10 winning projects of DLA’ second edition! Among more than 730 applications, 10 applicants (5 women & 5 men) from South Africa, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Ethiopia [...]

By | mai 8th, 2018|home, NEWS|0 Comments

South African twist at upcoming edition of Cannes Film Festival & Market

SOUTH AFRICAN TWIST AT UPCOMING EDITION OF CANNES FILM FESTIVAL & MARKET, FRANCE From May, 8th to 18th, 2018, South African cinema industry will be well represented at the Cannes Film Festival & Market (France), with the selection of RAFIKI and DIE STROPERS in « Un Certain Regard » selection ; THE STATE AGAINST MANDELA AND THE OTHERS  [...]

By | mai 4th, 2018|home, NEWS|0 Comments

DLA#1 VR winners selected for the 2018 Sundance Institute New Frontier Story Lab

DLA#1 VR winners selected for the 2018 Sundance New Frontier Story Lab Sundance Institute has announced the six projects selected for the annual New Frontier Story Lab, which supports independent artists working at the cutting-edge convergence of film, art, media, live performance and technology. The New Frontier Story Lab is a week-long immersive experience that empowers [...]

By | mai 2nd, 2018|home, NEWS, Virtual Reality|0 Comments

Call for entries: PRODUIRE AU SUD Nantes Workshop 2018

Call for entries: PRODUIRE AU SUD Nantes Workshop 2018 Submit your film project! The call for entries for the Produire au Sud Nantes workshop 2018 is now open. It is dedicated to young professionals from the 3 Continents (Africa, Latin America, Asia). Producers and directors are invited to submit their fiction film project in the development from now [...]

By | mai 2nd, 2018|home, NEWS|0 Comments

#HackingParis: South African start-up Oyi Tech will hack the City Hall

#HackingParis: South African start-up Oyi Tech will hack the City Hall This Friday, March 16th, a South African start-up will take part in Hacking Paris! Paris welcomes the tomorrow’s innovation! French and international start-ups and innovation professionals are meeting investors and political decision-makers at this giant meeting to boost their business in France and internationally. It [...]

By | mars 15th, 2018|home, NEWS|0 Comments

South African Twist @NewImages

South African Twist @NewImages Festival 4-8 April, 2018 NewImages is a place of discovery and experimentation within everyone’s reach, but it is also a meeting place for professionals of the virtual reality and immersive technologies industry! This year the festival honours the African continent and especially South Africa. Tegan Bristow, director of the Fak'ugesi African [...]

By | mars 15th, 2018|home, NEWS, Virtual Reality|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