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24
Mar
News

AFDA animation film Hadeda continues its successful migration

The AFDA Johannesburg 2019 3rd year animation film, Hadeda, written and directed by Nuha Suliman has...

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19
Mar
News

AFDA alumnus and colourist Kyle Stroebel on Oscar nomination for My Octopus Teacher

Kyle Stroebel is an AFDA alumnus and accomplished South African colourist. His recent work on the pi...

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17
Mar
News

AFDA BRAG – The SAFTA podium is home to our alumni cinematographers

Since the start of the South African Film and Television Awards (SAFTA’s) 15 years ago, AFDA a...

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11
Mar
News

AFDA alumni shoot, edit and act in new Showmax Original series DAM

The new Showmax Original series DAM, shot, edited and starring AFDA alumni is a small-town psychol...

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AWARDS

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3
Dec
Awards

AFDA alumna Faith Riyano wins DFA docLove Citizen Journalist Award

AFDA Johannesburg alumna, Faith Riyano who graduated in 2018 with a BA. Motion Picture Medium, ...

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27
Nov
News

AFDA alumnus Jarryd Duthoit wins Loeries Young Creatives Award

AFDA alumnus, Jarryd Duthoit, a finishing artist at Left Post Productions along with Tshepo Tumahole...

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23
Sep
News

AFDA honours film wins two awards at Jozi Film Festival 2020

The AFDA Cape Town 2019 honours graduation film, “You, Me And Everything In Between”, di...

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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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ALUMNI

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13
Nov
Alumni of the week

Alumni of the week # 162 - Devin Toselli

Devin is a director of photography based in South Africa. He was brought up by his fashion photograp...

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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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Staff

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9
Sep
News

AFDA Durban Head of Business Innovation and Technology School releases 8th Studio Album

Arish Sirkissoon, AKA LX SETH and Head of AFDA Durban Business Innovation and Technology School has ...

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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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