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EVENTS

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18
Jun
Events

AFDA CAPE TOWN AND PORT ELIZABETH HOLIDAY WORKSHOP – WINTER 2020

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

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6
Jul
Events

AFDA JOHANNESBURG AND DURBAN HOLIDAY WORKSHOP – WINTER 2020

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

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1
Aug
Events

Open Day

1 August 2020 10am-1pm ALL CAMPUSES  OPEN DAY is coming up on 1st of August 2020. Join ...

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3
Oct
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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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22
May
News

AFDA alumnus Mandla N’s film Loving Thokoza streaming on Showmax

AFDA alumnus Mandla N’s and Black Brain Pictures new feature film, Loving Thokoza, premiered w...

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21
May
News

AFDA animation film HADEDA selected as semi-finalist in Nigeria

The 2019 third year AFDA Johannesburg graduation animation film, HADEDA, directed by Nuha Suliman, h...

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21
May
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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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15
May
News

AFDA alumni make Netflix African Original series

Welcome to the jungle...It's about to get hectic. The much anticipated second Netflix African Origin...

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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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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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27
Jan
News

ALUMNI OF THE WEEK # 157 JINNA MUTUNE

AFDA Cape Town alumna Jinna Mutune is a native of Kenya, a film producer and director. She is a mult...

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Staff

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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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25
Nov
News

Meet Robert Haxton

Robert has a BA Degree in Drama and English, a BA Honours Degree in Theatre Studies with focus in Di...

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