Transforming Ugandan Folktales into Digital (Animation) Films for Educational and Leisure Purposes.

Makerere University
Describe the main features of the policy/measure: 

This is an on going measure focused on research and documentation of myths, legends and traditional wisdom drawn from traditional sources of local communities. Technology is then used to transform these stories into animation films for education purposes. Special focus is given to traditions that are most threatened by extinction. The adaptation of folktales into animation films to suit pedagogical and recreation needs particularly of the young people will improve their appreciation of cultural diversity.

What are the results achieved so far through the implementation of the policy/measure?: 

The results achieved so far include: 4 scripts have been written; Audio for 3 films have been produced; 1 animation film has been fully developed and; the second one will be out by the end of July 2020.

Financial resources allocated to the policy/measure in USD: 


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Has the implementation of the policy/measure been evaluated?: 
Objetivo(s) de la Convención 2005 de la UNESCO
Dominios culturales
Cine / Artes audiovisuales
Prioridades transversales