currently researching african animation : interested in compiling a database of practitioners in various sub-saharan countries : welcome any postings from practitioners

Monday, February 02, 2015

Zimbabwe Animated!

As posted on Facebook today by Carl Joshua Ncube: 

Zimbabwe Animated has embarked on an extremely ambitious project of doing 5 music videos for Zimbabwean artists as a process of teaching animation to young new talent in Zimbabwe. This project is assisted in part by the Culture Fund of Zimbabwe with their partners the European Union. Please follow the progress of the animation projects as the PRODUCER DIRECTORS Carl Joshua Tinodavanhu NcubeRufaro Rutherford Dhliwayo and Henry Oliver Hakulandaba) of the 5 projects will post everything used or done to make the projects a success. The recipients of the animated videos are Tehn DiamondHope MasikeFarhaan Kazz KhanChikwata.263 and Ammara Brown follow the progress of the projects on

Looking forward to seeing the results... 

In the meantime you can watch some examples of Zims animations here.

1 comment:

Eric Elder said...

Hi Paula. I am an animation producer in Los Angeles and very interested in finding out more about animation in Africa. Could you please email me so we can start a dialogue. Thank you.