AFTRS POSTGRADUATE INFO WEEK – ONLINE FROM JULY 6

July 1, 2020

AFTRS annual Postgraduate Info Week commences Monday July 6 and, in response to COVID-19, students considering further studies at Australia’s national screen and broadcast School will be able to explore their options online.
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AFTRS POSTGRADUATE INFO WEEK – ONLINE FROM JULY 6

AFTRS annual Postgraduate Info Week commences Monday July 6 and, in response to COVID-19, students considering further studies at Australia’s national screen and broadcast School will be able to explore their options online.

AFTRS Master of Arts Screen is offered in 10 disciplines: Directing, Screenwriting, Cinematography, Sound, Editing, Music, Producing, Production Design, Animation and Documentary.

Between July 6 and 11, there will be online information sessions on each of these disciplines as well as information sessions about the Master of Arts Screen: Business and Leadership and the Graduate Diploma in Radio.

Attendees will hear from Heads of departments, current students and alumni and be able to take a virtual campus tour. To register, visit: https://www.aftrs.edu.au/event/postgraduate-week/

The AFTRS Postgraduate program is designed to accelerate the careers of the next generation of visionary screen and broadcast storytellers, empowering them to work at the highest level of the screen and radio industries.

Recent graduates include Hattie Archibald whose Masters project, the web series Gut Feeling, has been a winner at festivals around the world and was picked up by ABC iview, and Samuel Van Grinsven, whose Masters project, the feature film Sequin in a Blue Room, was selected to screen at the 2019 Sydney Film Festival where it won the Audience Award for Best Narrative Feature, the Melbourne International Film Festival and also screened at  international festivals including Palm Springs.

Photo Caption: Cinematographer Sidat de Silva with director Xanthe Dobbie on the set of Elagabalus (Master of Arts Screen, 2019) | Photo: Jamie McVicker