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New AFDA Durban Dean brings it back home

January 23, 2017

‘Thankfully I have brilliant and talented staff across all disciplines and I will ensure, given my...

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“Homeless” wins best film @ FICMEC in Benin

AFDA Durban 2015 award winning and Oscar candidate graduation film, “Homeless” has walked off wi...

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AFDA Pro announces new courses for 2017

January 17, 2017

AFDA announced in December 2016 their new AFDA Pro extended learning short courses coming in 2017. D...

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AFDA PE staff making waves in SA Entertainment Industry

January 13, 2017

Congratulations to the Head of Film School at AFDA Port Elizabeth, Andre Scholtz, on the Box Office ...

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AFDA HC students assist on SA feature film Siembamba

January 12, 2017

 High Certificate Class of 2016, AFDA Johannesburg Three AFDA Johannesburg 2016 High Certificate st...

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AFDA PE win 48 Hours Around the World Challenge

Congratulations to AFDA Port Elizabeth 2nd year students Wesley Roodt, Brad Oppelt, and Victoria Wai...

ALUMNI NEWS
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AFDA Pro launches new courses for 2017

December 15, 2016

AFDA is proud to introduce new AFDA Pro extended learning short courses, aimed at upgrading existing...

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Best of Reel for Direction Craft awarded to Kyle Lewis from Arcade Content

December 7, 2016

AFDA alumni Kyle Lewis has won the Best of Reel for directing the  VW Polo ‘011 Beats by Dabone f...

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AFDA alumni Tristan Schafer wins in China

AFDA alumni and Soul Films Founding Director Tristan Schafer has won the Golden Lens Award at the Be...

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Kyle Lewis dominates SA Hip Hop Awards

November 23, 2016

AFDA Cape Town alumni and Arcade Content’s Kyle Lewis directed five of the ten Best Music Video no...

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Alumni of the week #58 – Terence Neale

November 21, 2016

Over 200m YouTube views & more international awards for Terence Neale 2016 has been an awful yea...

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AFDA Legend – Candice Odgers

Candice Odgers graduated from AFDA after receiving a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Motion Picture Mediu...

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Best of Reel for Direction Craft awarded to Kyle Lewis from Arcade Content

December 7, 2016

AFDA alumni Kyle Lewis has won the Best of Reel for directing the  VW Polo ‘011 Beats by Dabone f...

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AFDA alumni Tristan Schafer wins in China

AFDA alumni and Soul Films Founding Director Tristan Schafer has won the Golden Lens Award at the Be...

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Happy Earth Co Win @ Los Angeles Film Awards

November 16, 2016

AFDA Cape Town 2014 multi-award winning graduation film, “Happy Earth Co” has scooped up yet ano...

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AFDA Staff & Students Clean Up @ 48H Film Project

November 10, 2016

Story Shack, a team made up of AFDA Johannesburg staff and students participated in the Johannesburg...

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The Suit wins @ Africa in Motion

November 4, 2016

After winning the Best Short Film Audience at Shnit, The Suit has walked off with the Best Short Fil...

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AFDA Alumni Terence Neale is only South African nominated @ Shots Awards

September 28, 2016

AFDA alumni and Egg Films’ Terence Neale is preparing for yet another walk up the red carpet. He i...

NEW AND VISITING LECTURERS

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AFDA staff and students make impact at SACOMM 2016

November 18, 2016

Tristan Jacobs receiving best “Best Paper in the General Communications Interest Stream”  Award...

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AFDA Cape Town Gets “Punk in Africa”

November 16, 2016

AFDA Cape Town’s Dr. Lucia Saks and Steven Buxt invite Afda students and staff members to attend ...

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Labyrinth of Lacuna released through Madefire Reader

November 10, 2016

AFDA Durban’s Cinematography / Image & Data Disc lecturer, Damien Tomaselli’s Motion Book, L...

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AFDA JHB’s Head of Screenwriting to Judge Writers Guild of South Africa Muse Awards 2016

November 4, 2016

One of the pillars of AFDA’s educational model is to provide its clients with world-class learning...

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Mandela’s Gun written by AFDA Johannesburg Dean Malcolm Purkey

October 28, 2016

The opening film and world premier for the inaugural Joburg Film Festival starting on the 28th of Oc...

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AFDA Durban’s Roel Twinstra @ Botho Heritage International Festival

September 29, 2016

AFDA Durban’s Head of Live Performance School, Roel Twinstra, will be giving a workshop at the Bot...