[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

« 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

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 [...]

Second edition of Digital Lab Africa to kick off at DISCOP Johannesburg!

Second edition of Digital Lab Africa to kick off at DISCOP Johannesburg!   DISCOP Johannesburg (25-27 October) is the world's number one destination to acquire and co-produce content "Made in Africa" and sell international film, television and digital content into Sub-Saharan Africa. Digital Lab Africa- DLA, a springboard and an incubation platform for African talent [...]

Meet with the 3 mentors of our 48H VR Film Jam!

Meet with Arnault Labaronne, Florian Pannetier and Kenneth Kaplan who will mentor the 1st South African Virtual Reality Film Jam. From 24 to 27 October, 12 participants will get the chance to learn how to write, shoot and edit a Cinematic VR experience in less than 48 hours with the help of our French & [...]

By | septembre 26th, 2017|home, NEWS, Uncategorised, Virtual Reality|0 Comments

VR is coming… take part in the first SA 48h VR Film Jam in Jo’burg!

Want to learn how to write, shoot, edit, and distribute a Cinematic VR experience in less than 48 hours? Apply before 9th October and get the chance to be selected among 12 participants to experience a unique 48h VR creativity session! Apply now! before October 9th In the frame of upcoming edition of DISCOP Johannesburg, [...]

By | septembre 12th, 2017|home, NEWS, Virtual Reality|1 Comment

Okio-Studio’s ALTERATION, awarded at the Paris Virtual Film Festival 2017!

Okio-Studio, DLA partner & mentor of DLA VR winning project Round Round, awarded at the Paris Virtual Film Festival 2017 On 2 July, Okio-Studio’s VR short-film ALTERATION was awarded by the jury of the 2nd Paris Virtual Film Festival. The 17 minute-long sci-fi short by French director Jérôme Blanchet won the Golden Mask jury’s Special prize, [...]

By | juillet 10th, 2017|home, NEWS, Virtual Reality|0 Comments

VR DLA winners Shariffa Ali & Yetunde Dada kick off their residency in Paris.

Residency program in France begins on 19 June for Shariffa Ali & Yetunde Dada, 2016 VR DLA winner with Round Round. Shariffa Ali & Yetunde Dada arrive in Paris to sustain momentum and keep developing their 360° immersive art film & dance experience, Round Round. It is set to be the first ever Virtual Reality [...]

By | juin 19th, 2017|home, NEWS, Virtual Reality|0 Comments

DLA talent showcase in Joburg gave a promising insight for African multimedia creation

Event recap: SA talent set to score on the global stage with Digital lab Africa On 8 June, Digital Lab Africa (DLA), the reference platform for tomorrow’s content in Africa, unveiled how the South African DLA 2016 winners for the Transmedia and Virtual Reality categories are heading for international success in the final stage of [...]

By | juin 13th, 2017|home, NEWS, press, Virtual Reality, Web creation/Transmedia|0 Comments