15 June 2018
Cartoon Network wants Africa’s animators to pitch their kids show ideas
Cape Town – Turner Broadcasting's Cartoon Network in Africa is giving Africa's animation creators the chance to pitch short-form comedy projects to its brand-new Cartoon Network Africa Creative Lab for possible development.
African animators older than 18 have until the end of August 2018 to submit a creative short comedy project that is between one and three minutes long.
The project needs to fit in with Cartoon Network's values of random, irreverent, smart and contemporary humour, with editorial guidelines that available on www.CartoonNetworkAfrica/com.CreativeLab and must be aimed at 6 to 12 year olds with the core audience being boys between 7 and 10, and be in English or non-dialogue.
The Cartoon Network Africa Creative Lab is a first-ever Cartoon Network creative venture run in Africa, designed to bring innovative, local short-form content to the Cartoon Network's TV channel as well as its digital platforms.