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3
Apr
News

Awards for Africa for AFDA alumni @CICLOPE Africa 2020

AFDA alumni and alumni owned production companies scooped 9 of the 17 awards on offer at CICLOPE Afr...

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18
Mar
Awards

AFDA staff and alumni shine @ Rapid Lion Film Festival

The films “Letters of Hope” written and produced by AFDA Johannesburg writing lecturer N...

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3
Mar
Awards

AFDA Durban’s Shivana Naidoo takes two at WGSA Muse Awards

AFDA Durban alumna and television writing lecturer, Shivana Naidoo, picked up two awards at the WGSA...

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18
Feb
News

AFDA alumnus takes first prize at Santa Fe Film Festival with his film “The Second”

AFDA Durban 2017 honours graduate, Mpumelelo Kheswa's film, THE SECOND, walked off with the Best Pic...

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3
Feb
News

AFDA alumni film selected to screen at the Pan African Film Festival in Los Angeles

AFDA alumna Faith Riyano, completed her BA in Motion Picture Medium majoring in cinematography in 20...

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3
Feb
News

AFDA alumni scoop award at Sundance Film Festival

Wow! This is a big one. AFDA alumni, Cait Pansegrouw (producer), Elias Ribeiro (producer) and Pierre...

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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
News

AFDA PORT ELIZABETH AWARDS WINNERS 2019

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

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