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EVENTS

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26
Sep
Events

Save the date: AFDA Durban Screen Acting Workshop

Are you considering a career as an actor in film and television? Do you want to get a better underst...

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12
Oct
Events

OPEN DAY: 12 October '19

OPEN DAY coming up on 12th of October 2019 starting at 10am With over 30 Majors from 9 fully a...

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25
Oct
Events

#AFDAxCanonSA Content Competition

AFDA, The School for the Creative Economy and Canon South Africa have joined forces to create a very...

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NEWS

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19
Sep
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...

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18
Sep
News

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 C...

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17
Sep
News

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 confe...

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11
Sep
News

AFDA third year student film “Greg” is travelling far and wide

The AFDA Cape Town 2019 third year experimental film “Greg”, directed by Michael Odendaa...

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AWARDS

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18
Sep
News

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 C...

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11
Sep
Awards

Sir Roel Twijnstra wins award for Scholarship in Teaching and Learning

AFDA are delighted to announce that Sir Roel Twijnstra has been awarded the Stadio Multiversity Chai...

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30
Aug
Awards

AFDA students and alumni on award winning streak

In the last week AFDA students and alumni picked up three prestigious awards at the Loeries, Silwers...

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29
Aug
Awards

AFDA alumnus Craig Cameron-Mackintosh wins Sanlam Portrait Award 2019

The Sanlam Portrait Award, now in its fourth iteration, once again culminates in the highly anticipa...

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ALUMNI

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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 s...

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8
Aug
Alumni of the week

ALUMNI OF THE WEEK # 148 CLINT APLON

Clint Aplon, made his debut on 7de Laan on the 4 July 2019, as Romeo, a nurse at the hospital under ...

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8
Aug
Alumni of the week

AFDA alumni of the week # 149 - Dr Preshanthan Moodley

Award-winning filmmaker Dr Preshanthan Moodley obtained his PhD in the field of Science at the Unive...

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8
Aug
Alumni of the week

ALUMNI OF THE WEEK # 150 THEA SMALL

Director and AFDA alumna Thea Small sees herself as a storyteller first, and a filmmaker second. Thi...

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Staff

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17
Sep
News

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 confe...

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11
Sep
Awards

Sir Roel Twijnstra wins award for Scholarship in Teaching and Learning

AFDA are delighted to announce that Sir Roel Twijnstra has been awarded the Stadio Multiversity Chai...

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9
Sep
News

AFDA staff at SACOMM 2019

Staff from AFDA Johannesburg, Cleola Aeyrs, Shameelah Khan, Dr. Jenni Underhill and François ...

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30
Aug
News

AFDA Sound Design Lecturer DJ Invizable in the fast lane abroad

Skoro 2020 riding in Amsterdam  Following the mysterious disappearance of the Skoro Fietsie in...

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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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