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THE RECOGNITION

30
Mar
Student News

COVID-19 NOTICE

AFDA is on an extended term break as per our president's instructions on 15 March as well as 23 March 2020 and for that of the health and safety of our staff and students.  Please take note of t

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30
Mar
Alumni of the Week

ALUMNI OF THE WEEK # 159 JAMIE RAMSAY

Cinematography is his obsession AFDA Johannesburg cinematography honours graduate (2005), Jamie Ramsay, is a heavyweight in the commercials and entertainment industry. He has shot hundreds of commerc

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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 Naledi Bogacwi and “Fried Barry” written and directed by alumnus Ryan Kruger walked away

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21
Jan
Staff

AFDA Port Elizabeth students and staff win awards at PEMADS

On Friday 17th of January 2020 The Port Elizabeth Musical and Dramatic Society (PEMADS) hosted their annual Awards Evening at the Athenaeum Theatre. Gemma Barnard who is currently an AFDA 3rd year Liv...

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REGISTRATION & ACCREDITATION

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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