The National Electronic Media Institute of South Africa (Nemisa) and the Gauteng Film Commission (GFC) are on the look-out for story ideas to develop into a ground-breaking 2D animated series – 12 episodes of 30 seconds each – for online and mobile audiences.
The target market is people aged 16-35 who have access to YouTube and regularly download and stream content on their phones. The story, or story idea, must appeal to this audience, and be structured in a way that constantly bring viewers back for more.
Ideas can only be in 2D animation only, and should not include any live action or 3D animation.
Submissions must include:
1 x two-page step outline/ proposal
1 x completed script for all 12 episodes
At least 4 x characters design (model sheets)
1 x background interior setting
1 x background exterior setting
Submissions should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org by 12 midday on Friday, 13 August 2015 at the latest.
For more information, call 011 484 0583.
Contact the Gauteng Film Commission