AFDA is excited to offer you the opportunity to share your views on the entertainment industry. We have created a platform on our website – Take me to your Thought Leader - for entertainment industry professionals, educators, writers and critics, movers and shakers, die-hard fans and regular coach potatoes. We would like to invite you to submit your views, essays, critics, comments and thoughts.
AFDA Durban Virtual Reality Lecturer Damien Tomaselli Brings it Back Home
Damien Tomaselli has recently returned from San Diego Comic-Con where he participated in the Comic... Read more →
AFDA Durban’s Janet van Eeden Writes The Script
AFDA Durban’s Head of Postgraduate Studies, Janet van Eeden has a considerable number of projects... Read more →
[ AFDA NEWS ]
Everything that is happening
AFDA Durban Film “Homeless” nominated for 3 awards @ KSFF 2016
AFDA Durban 2015 Graduate film, Homeless, has been nominated for Best Film, Best Director (Nathan... Read more →
AFDA Durban film Homeless wins Best Film @ KSFF 2016
The AFDA Durban 2015 graduation film, Homeless, directed by Nathan Rice has won the Best Film award... Read more →
AFDA 2016 Experimental Online Festival Winners
The AFDA 2016 Experimental Festival was a phenomenal success. 58 AFDA 3rd year experimental... Read more →
AFDA Botswana 2016 Graduation Online Festival Results
The AFDA Botswana 2016 Honours Graduation Online Festival... Read more →
Paying Tribute to 25 AFDA Women Alumni
It often seems that being a man is more honourable and significant, than being a woman would... Read more →
3rd Year Graduate Films Selected to Screen @ Jozi Film Festival
AFDA is proud to announce the official selection of the AFDA Cape ... Read more →
Three AFDA films to screen at Shnit 2016
The selection board of the Shnit International Shortfilmfestival has selected AFDA Durban 2015 3rd... Read more →
AFDA Johannesburg VFX lecturer shooting in Nigeria
AFDA Johannesburgs 1st & 2nd year VFX lecturer, Tunde Ogundipe, travelled to Nigeria in June 2016... Read more →
Jozi Film Festival & AFDA Announce Partnership
The Jozi Film Festival and AFDA Alumni Community are pleased to announce that we partnering for a weekend of film... Read more →
AFDA PRO 360 Video Virtual Reality Course
Due to the influx in enquiries regarding the AFDA Board of Education (ABE) Scholarship in Business Innovation... Read more →
3rd year Screenwriting AFDA student Tarryn Jolly Grobler wins a “Storieslived” Personal Passion... Read more →
GREAT NEWS FOR #AFDAInnovators- oftheFuture
AFDA Johannesburgs 1st & 2nd year VFX lecturer, Tunde Ogundipe... Read more →
[ ALUMNI OF THE WEEK ]
Catch up with what the AFDA Alumni Community
Alumni of the Week #50 Jeffrey Rusch
“It’s all about making the right connections and establishing your niche.”, says Jeffrey Rusch... Read more →
[ DISTINGUISHED ACHIEVERS ]
The Best of AFDA
AFDA Johannesburg – Kenneth Fok
AFDA Johannesburg alumni, Kenneth Fok, after establishing himself on local small and big screens, has firmly... Read more →
Join the AFDA Alumni Community Website
The future of the industry is about technology, community and progressing through online opportunity. AFDA invites you to join the AFDA ALUMNI COMMUNITY: an online platform where AFDA alumni, jobseekers and employers connect. It grants you access to the latest jobs available by employers in the entertainment and media industries or similarly post as an employer to access a talent registered on the site.
AFDA ALUMNI Register as an alumni and create your individual profile and share your filmography. Search and contact fellow alumni. Find cast and crew. Find jobs.
EMPLOYERS Register online as an employer to post job offers and gain access to profiles and filmographies of AFDA alumni currently seeking work.The AFDA Alumni Community website also gives you the opportunity to see the latest AFDA news, alumni news, alumni of the week, distinguished achievers and the latest awards won by alumni.
Registration is free. Sign up here: www.alumni.afda.co.za/#iloveafda Join us on twitter: www.twitter.com/afda_alumni Join us on facebook: www.facebook.com/afdaalumnicommunity/ Join us on Instagram: www.instagram.com/afdaalumni/
The AFDA Alumni Community is currently working with a upcoming local film festival to bring you an AFDA ALUMNI event later this year. It’ll be around the theme of the future of the industry. Details to be announced soon! We are looking forward to having each and everyone of you aboard!
Jozi Film Festival & AFDA Film Industry Talks
DATE: 17th and 18th of September 2016
A Tribute to Bonita
It is with heavy hearts to announce the passing of Bonita Brink in the early hours of this morning. Bonita worked at AFDA Cape Town for many many years in reception and marketing. Our deepest sympathies go to her family and loved ones, as well as those who shared memories with her at AFDA.