Training & Courses


The ATFT presents entrepreneurship workshop

Fri, 11 Sep 2015
 The ATFT and ABSA Centre of Entrepreneurship are hosting an introductory entrepreneurship workshop..

Writers' Table screenwriting programme call for applicants

Wed, 26 Aug 2015
 Ochre Moving Pictures and Rififi Pictures will be launching the second of its training programmes

AFDA launches two new degrees

Wed, 05 Aug 2015
 AFDA is expanding its educational offerings to include business innovation and computer technology

The Writing Studio helps writers prepare for The Triggerfish Story Lab

Tue, 28 Jul 2015
 The Writing Studio will be doing an exclusive workshop with writers who would like to get their conc

SA directors selected for the Cannes SA Film Factory at DIFF

Thu, 23 Jul 2015
 The Cannes South African Film Factory selects four SA directors and four international directors, to

DIFF programme update

Wed, 22 Jul 2015
 The National Film and Video Foundation’s session entitled ‘Sediba Scriptwriting Master Class’ is o

Writer’s Table screen writing initiative

Tue, 21 Jul 2015
 Ochre Moving Pictures is investing in skills development in the field of narrative screen writing...

DFM script writing masterclass stresses the importance of the protagonist

Mon, 20 Jul 2015
 Masterclasses are held daily during DFM to assist writers, directors and producers in the numerous f

Durban FilmMart opens the Transmedia Lab

Sat, 18 Jul 2015
 The Durban FilmMart Transmedia programme has been opened to all DFM and DIFF attendees this year...

Writer Aidan Whytock to present free workshop at DIFF

Fri, 17 Jul 2015
 South African director Aidan Whytock will be presenting a free workshop on how to make a movie on a

DFM Business Model Canvas workshops

Tue, 14 Jul 2015
 The Durban FilmMart will be hosting one-and-a-half day closed workshops on the Business Model Canva

Freedom of expression workshops and awards at DIFF 2015

Mon, 13 Jul 2015
 Freedom of expression and related issues are a core feature of Arterial Network’s three-fold presenc

Ochre Soap Opera Writing Course call for applications

Wed, 08 Jul 2015
 Ochre Moving Pictures, a subsidiary of Times Media, is investing in skills development in the field

Africa International Film Festival sends 15 undergrads for film school scholarship

Mon, 29 Jun 2015
 AFRIFF has sent 15 undergraduates to train at the film school at Mountain State University in the US

The Maisha Lab to host the Screenwriting Laboratory at ZIFF 2015

Tue, 09 Jun 2015
 Zuku TV – the headlining sponsor of ZIFF – welcomes the Maisha Lab as the host of the Screenwriting

NFVF National Bursary Scheme call for applications

Fri, 29 May 2015
 In order to stimulate and advance skills development, meet the current needs of industry, and to e

Footprint Media Academy opens registrations for July intake

Wed, 27 May 2015
 Registration is now open for Footprint Media Academy’s 20 July 2015 intake...

WGSA hosts Writing for Sitcoms workshop

Tue, 12 May 2015
 The Writers' Guild of South Africa presents intermediate and masterclass workshops on Writing for Si

Founding the future

Sat, 09 May 2015
 Screen Africa canvassed a handful of South Africa’s many film and television training institutions

DTI and ATFT host export market introduction and readiness workshop

Wed, 06 May 2015
 The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) and The Association for Transformation in Film and Tele

Masterclass: Writing the TV Drama Series

Thu, 30 Apr 2015
 TV, script, series, showThe Hummingbird Group and Zeropoint Studios present a series of TV and animation related mastercla

Sabido eAcademy reaches out to the industry

Mon, 20 Apr 2015
 Sabido eAcademy officially opened in August 2014 and has reported a highly successful first eight

SAE presents new Digital Film Masterclasses

Thu, 16 Apr 2015
 music, video, commercials, gradingThe SAE institute is presenting a new and free to attend Digital Film Masterclass series...

M-Net partners with science centres for national career expo

Tue, 14 Apr 2015
 learners, students, Grade, 11M-Net has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with three science centers across SA to host career e

eAcademy Train the Trainer course

Wed, 08 Apr 2015
 coaching, skills, training, monitorThe Sabido eAcademy will host a ‘Train the Trainer’ course from 20 to 22 July at the institution’s c