An Editing & Visual Effects Suite has been installed, which has the latest equipment for the integration of live-action footage and generated imagery to create environments that look realistic, but would be dangerous, expensive, impractical, or simply impossible to capture on film. The Actor’s Studio that has also seen an extension with a new fully equipped stage and additional equipment.
Plus the cinematography department has acquired the latest camera equipment - some of the exciting gadgets include pocket sized cinema cameras, a steadicam and a helicam for overhead filming.
Exciting times for prospective students as this Open Day will provide them, (and their parents) and guests insights into the AFDA programme, a tour around the facilities, meetings with current students and introductions to the courses given by various AFDA staff.
AFDA has a heavy-weight academic staff complement who have worked in the film and live performance industries. Franco Human, an experiencedproducer and film maker, is Dean, with film-maker Richard Green Head of the Film School, director and academic Lloyd O’Connor, Head of the Live Performance School, scriptwriter and film-maker Janet van Eeden (whose short film A Shot at the Big Time has just been selected for the Cannes Film Festival), as production course administrator and script writing lecturer and Laszlo Bene, a producer and director who has worked on a number of national and international productions as Head of Television.
Prospective students can contact Durban-based Marketing Officer, Milena Gevers for more information or to book an interview for on the day: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 031 569 2252. For more info about the school go to www.afda.co.za or on twitter @AFDADurban.
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UNISA COLLEGE OF LAW
INVITE ALL LAW / LEGAL ENTITIES THEIR STAKEHOLDER DINNER
Justice C N Patel, Judge President KwaZulu Natal High Court will address you amongst other speakers
TUESDAY, 13 MAY 2014
17:30 FOR 18:00
Chamber Square, Lion Match Office Park
892 Umgeni Road
Sharmala Pillay – 031- 335 1017