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EVENTS

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18
Jan
Events

Application Day 2020

18 January 2020 10am-12pm ALL CAMPUSES The AFDA Application Day is a time when the campus opens o...

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16
May
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Open Day

16 May 2020 10am-1pm ALL CAMPUSES  OPEN DAY is coming up on 16th of May 2020. Join us a...

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1
Aug
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Open Day

1 August 2020 10am-1pm ALL CAMPUSES  OPEN DAY is coming up on 1st of August 2020. Join ...

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3
Oct
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Open Day

3rd October 2020 10am-1pm ALL CAMPUSES OPEN DAY is coming up on 3rd of October 2020. Join us...

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NEWS

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14
Jan
News

AFDA lecturers nominated for WGSA Muse Awards

AFDA Durban TV Screenwriting lecturer, Shivana Naidoo, and AFDA Cape Town Screenwriting lecture, Pet...

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13
Jan
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AFDA Head of Postgraduate Studies selected as Overall Judging Chairperson at SAFTA’s 2020

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), an agency of the Department of Sports, Arts and Cultu...

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9
Jan
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A great start to 2020 for AFDA graduate films

It look like 2020 is going to be a brilliant year for AFDA films. The 2019 third year experimental f...

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13
Dec
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AFDA launch a collaboration-driven Postgraduate Diploma in Innovation for 2020

AFDA is proud to launch a one year, full time, Postgraduate Diploma in Innovation for 2020 on our Jo...

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AWARDS

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2
Dec
News

AFDA DURBAN AWARDS WINNERS 2019

BA Postgraduate Studies Best Motion Picture Medium Fiction Production (2 certificates) Emzansi i...

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2
Dec
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AFDA PORT ELIZABETH AWARDS WINNERS 2019

  Alumni Award for Outstanding Achievement Lwandisa Joko   &nb...

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2
Dec
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AFDA CAPE TOWN AWARDS WINNERS 2019

Award for Oustanding Achievement - Shimmy Isaacs    Oustanding Achievement in the Hi...

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2
Dec
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AFDA JOHANNESBURG AWARD WINNERS 2019

The Alumni Award for Outstanding Achievement Thapelo Mokoena   ...

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ALUMNI

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11
Nov
Alumni of the week

ALUMNI OF THE WEEK #156 Thapelo Mokoena

AFDA alumnus Thapelo Mokoena is an actor, producer, MC, filmmaker, distributor, and presenter most k...

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7
Nov
Alumni of the week

AFDA ALUMNI OF THE WEEK # 154 DJ InviZable

AFDA MFA alumnus and Sound Design lecturer DJ InviZable is a mythical being who’s travelled fr...

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7
Nov
Alumni of the week

AFDA ALUMNI OF THE WEEK # 153 Jozua Malherbe

AFDA alumnus, director, writer, producer and entrepreneur, Jozua Malherbe has just completed his lat...

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7
Nov
Alumni of the week

AFDA ALUMNI OF THE WEEK # 152 Sibongiseni Shezi

Sibongiseni Shezi has strutted into 2019 with what can only be described as a BANG! Directly after g...

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Staff

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14
Jan
News

AFDA lecturers nominated for WGSA Muse Awards

AFDA Durban TV Screenwriting lecturer, Shivana Naidoo, and AFDA Cape Town Screenwriting lecture, Pet...

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13
Jan
News

AFDA Head of Postgraduate Studies selected as Overall Judging Chairperson at SAFTA’s 2020

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), an agency of the Department of Sports, Arts and Cultu...

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25
Nov
News

Meet Robert Haxton

Robert has a BA Degree in Drama and English, a BA Honours Degree in Theatre Studies with focus in Di...

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25
Nov
News

Meet Melissa Evans

Melissa holds an Bachelor Degree of Arts in Media, Communication and Culture, and a Master of Arts D...

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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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