To celebrate the increase of German companies at DISCOP Johannesburg, the organizers have announced a partnership with Germany at the European Film Market in 2017. Germany has been chose as DISCOP Johannesburg’s 2017 Guest Country. The program for Germany as Guest Country includes keynote speakers from German industry leaders, a gala to honor innovators in German media and tech, and the set-up of the Germany Pavilion, which will host German production houses.