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EVENTS

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21
Aug
Events

AFDA EXPERIMENTAL FESTIVAL 2020

The annual AFDA Experimental Festival promises to be an eye-popping and mind-boggling experience acr...

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29
Sep
Events

AFDA JOHANNESBURG AND DURBAN HOLIDAY WORKSHOP – SPRING 2020

Calling out to all grade 9 -12 learners and prospective AFDA students. AFDA (The School for the Crea...

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29
Sep
Events

AFDA CAPE TOWN AND PORT ELIZABETH HOLIDAY WORKSHOP – SPRING 2020

Calling out to all grade 9 -12 learners and prospective AFDA students. AFDA (The School for the Crea...

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3
Oct
Events

Open Day

3rd October 2020 10am-1pm ALL CAMPUSES OPEN DAY is coming up on 3rd of October 2020. Join us...

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NEWS

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6
Aug
News

AFDA goes Live on IGTV with #AFDAalumni - Cait Pansegrouw

?When: Tuesday 10 July, 2pmpm ????Where: Instagram Live (@afda.co.za) (@cait_panties) Multi-talent...

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4
Aug
News

No middle ground for AFDA student Dirk Jacobs

AFDA Johannesburg 1st year film student Dirk Jacobs decided not to content himself by lumbering on t...

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31
Jul
News

Get to meet our staff and alumni at the AFDA Online Open Day

Our Social Media Officer, Noluthando Mnguni, will be hosting the AFDA Online Open Day on Saturday 1s...

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28
Jul
News

AFDA launches Higher Certificate in Performing Arts course for 2021

AFDA is proud to announce the start of the Higher Certificate (HC) in Performing Arts 1 year course ...

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AWARDS

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21
May
News

AFDA alumna Jenine Collocott wins at 55th Fleur du Cap Awards

The show must go on, and it did at the 55th Fleur du Cap Awards. With the current lockdown making th...

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8
May
News

Second SAFTA award for AFDA alumnus Ntobeko Dlamini

AFDA alumnus Ntobeko Dlamini’s passion, patience and perseverance behind the camera keeps reap...

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9
Apr
News

Thea Small’s first commercial spot takes 4 awards @ IAB Bookmarks Awards 2020

Giant Films director and AFDA alumna Thea Small’s ‘Stay Free’ campaign, an upbeat,...

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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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ALUMNI

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5
Aug
Alumni Featured

ALUMNI OF THE WEEK # 161 Flavia Motsisi

AFDA honours alumna Flavia Motsisi has recently been selected to be part of a new initiative to deve...

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24
Apr
Alumni of the week

ALUMNI OF THE WEEK #160 LUCILLE SLADE

Alumna Lucille Slade is on the “Go” AFDA Live Performance alumna Lucille Slade’s...

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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 Ram...

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20
Feb
News

Alumni of the week #158 Pierre de Villiers

“Nothing without a reason” is the adage that cinematographer Pierre De Villiers lives an...

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Staff

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22
Jul
News

AFDA staff and alumni to haunt Durban International Film Festival with the “Tokoloshe - The Calling”

AFDA Durban lecturer, film director, producer and AFDA Master of Arts (MA) graduate, Richard Green&r...

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21
Jan
News

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...

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14
Jan
News

AFDA lecturers nominated for WGSA Muse Awards

AFDA Durban TV Screenwriting lecturer, Shivana Naidoo, and AFDA Cape Town Screenwriting lecture, Pet...

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13
Jan
News

AFDA Head of Postgraduate Studies selected as Overall Judging Chairperson at SAFTA’s 2020

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), an agency of the Department of Sports, Arts and Cultu...

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