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THE RECOGNITION

19
Sep
Student News

Eleven AFDA student and alumni films showcasing at Jozi Film Festival 2019

AFDA is proud to announce that 11 AFDA student and alumni films will be screening at this years Jozi Film Festival taking place from the 3-6 October 2019. Alumnus Ernest Nkosi’s documentary fea

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8
Aug
Alumni of the Week

Alumni of the week # 147 Minenhle Luthile

2018 AFDA Durban honours graduate, Minenhle Luthuli has been selected to participate in the shorts selection for Durban Film Mart's Talent Campus with her script, “Heart Attack”, which she

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18
Sep
Awards

AFDA cinematographers scoop 13 of the 26 awards at SASC Visible Spectrum Awards

AFDA students and alumni cinematographers made a formidable impact at the South African Society of Cinematographers Visible Spectrum Awards 2019, winning awards in 8 of the 13 categories and walking o

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17
Sep
Staff

Reserve your spot: Mini-INPUT Johannesburg 24 & 25 October 2019 – AFDA Johannesburg

  The Mini-INPUT will be showcasing productions screened and discussed at the INPUT 2019 conference which was held in Bangkok in May 2019. More than 400 delegates (all TV professionals) gathere...

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AFDA is registered as the South African School of Motion Picture Medium and Live Performance, and is a private higher education institution which offers higher certificate and degree programmes. It is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) as a private higher education institution under the the Higher Education Act, 1997. Registration certificate no. 2001/HE07/012. Our programmes are accredited and we participate productively in the ongoing reaccreditation and quality assurance processes of the Council on Higher Education (CHE) and the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) to ensure the quality of our programmes.
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