The School for the Creative Economy

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THE RECOGNITION

20
Aug
Student News

5 AFDA films to screen at Jozi Film Festival 2019

AFDA is delighted to announce that five 2018 graduate films have been selected to screen at the 8th Jozi Film Festival. The films selected include the MFA film “Seapoint 280SL”, directed b

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8
Aug
Alumni of the Week

Alumni of the week # 147 Minenhle Luthile

2018 AFDA Durban honours graduate, Minenhle Luthuli has been selected to participate in the shorts selection for Durban Film Mart's Talent Campus with her script, “Heart Attack”, which she

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22
May
Awards

AFDA lecturer Heidi Mollentze wins at Naledi Awards

The winners of the 15th annual Naledi Theatre Awards were announced on the Mandela Stage at the Joburg Theatre on 20 May 2019 and AFDA Johannesburg is extremely proud to announce that our Live Perform

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22
May
Staff

Tim Ives Masterclass - Stranger Things Have Happened at AFDA Port Elizabeth

AFDA Port Elizabeth campus has been abuzz since April 30th, when staff and students had the privilege of listening to a talk by Tim Ives, cinematographer of a number of popular US films and television...

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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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