The objective of Digital Lab is to provide a springboard for African talent in multimedia creation and to make their project happen with the support of French leading companies (studios, broadcasters, producers, distributors) such as ARTE (web creation) Okio-Studio (virtual reality) CCP (video game), and ID Touch/Believe Digital (digital music)
From 2 to 4 November, selected applicants will take part in a pitch competition at DISCOP AFRICA Johannesburg.
The winning projects (1 per category) will get the chance to win a 3,000£ cash prize and a digital lab Africa incubation ticket to support the project development during 3 to 6 months in 2017.
Additionally, the incubation ticket will comprise residence time in France within digital cluster and participation in benchmark multimedia events.
Digital Lab call for projects is open to any professional or individual in multimedia creation: artists, producers, start-up, SMEs, collectives, students or entrepreneurs from sub-Saharan Africa
The applicants have to be based in this region or being nationals of one of the sub-Saharan African countries, provided the project development is mostly implemented locally.
The digital Lab Africa call for project target Artists, producers, designers ,start-ups, students in the media and creative industries
DEADLINE: August 31 2016
To apply and for more information click here