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EVENTS

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31
Aug
Events

BCOM OPEN DAY @ AFDA Durban

Would you like to study: A BCom degree programme that addresses the rapid changes in business and t...

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12
Oct
Events

OPEN DAY: 12 October '19

OPEN DAY coming up on 12th of October 2019 starting at 10am With over 30 Majors from 9 fully a...

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25
Oct
Events

#AFDAxCanonSA launch Content Competition

AFDA, The School for the Creative Economy and Canon South Africa have joined forces to create a very...

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NEWS

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20
Aug
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 ...

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15
Aug
News

MEET AFDA JOHANNESBURG OPEN DAY ALUMNI GUEST SPEAKER DANIE BESTER

AFDA Johannesburg Dean Henriette de Villiers and her staff and students are thrilled to have produce...

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14
Aug
News

Three AFDA films selected to screen at Seoul International Film Festival

AFDA is proud to announce that three AFDA student films have been selected to screen at the Seoul In...

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13
Aug
News

MEET AFDA PORT ELIZABETH OPEN DAY ALUMNI GUEST SPEAKER AMARON BORCHARDS

AFDA Port Elizabeth Dean, Michael Ivy and his staff and students are delighted to have alumnus Amaro...

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AWARDS

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19
Jun
News

AFDA alumna and filmmaker Kate D’hotman Wins SundanceTV Shorts Competition

SundanceTV announced the winner of the 2nd Annual SundanceTV Shorts Competition. The winne...

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22
May
News

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 Jobu...

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22
May
Alumni of the week

ALUMNI OF THE WEEK #144 Melissa Parry

AFDA Johannesburg alumni, Melissa Parry, recently picked up two prestigious awards in one week for B...

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19
Mar
News

AFDA film SEED starts early harvest on international film festival circuit

AFDA Cape Town 3rd year graduate film SEED, directed by Jo-Ann Mbulawa, has been selected to screen ...

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ALUMNI

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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 s...

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8
Aug
Alumni of the week

ALUMNI OF THE WEEK # 148 CLINT APLON

Clint Aplon, made his debut on 7de Laan on the 4 July 2019, as Romeo, a nurse at the hospital under ...

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8
Aug
Alumni of the week

AFDA alumni of the week # 149 - Dr Preshanthan Moodley

Award-winning filmmaker Dr Preshanthan Moodley obtained his PhD in the field of Science at the Unive...

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8
Aug
Alumni of the week

ALUMNI OF THE WEEK # 150 THEA SMALL

Director and AFDA alumna Thea Small sees herself as a storyteller first, and a filmmaker second. Thi...

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Staff

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22
May
News

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 privileg...

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22
May
News

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 Jobu...

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9
May
News

AFDA lecturer wins the Digital Lab Africa Pitch Competition

AFDA Johannesburg alumna and lecturer Shmerah Passhier recently won the Digital Lab Africa Pitch Com...

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18
Apr
News

Meet Busisiwe Hlatswayo

Busisiwe Hlatswayo has recently been appointed as Head of School for Business Innovation and Technol...

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