O - Open Air Stage (Museumspark)
15:00 - 16:00
Screening: Digital Africa

Short thesis

„Digital Africa“ is a multi-platform documentary project about digital innovations and modern technology made in Africa. It’s produced by Berlin-based film production company berlin producers in cooperation with French-German TV ARTE and supported by GIZ, Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung, GIG, re:publica and others.
Duration: 52 minutes


Starting from Berlin, GIG founder and re:publica curator Geraldine de Bastion goes on a journey through Kenya, Rwanda and Ghana to discover digital inventions and innovations, interview creators and pioneers, and experience the application fields of new developments. The documentary portrays different digital inventions and innovations, interviews founders and makers and raises questions such as: are social enterprises replacing NGOs and development corporation? When are social startups taking the place of public service providers? And want motivates and drives innovators and founders across Africa?

More information: https://www.globalinnovationgathering.org/digital-africa-arte-cross-media-project/