BEHIND THE SCENES

History

KWELA FILM ACADEMY is registered as an accredited B-BBEE charitable trust, that facilitates ‘on-set’ film skills transfer and mentorship to aspiring Black beneficiaries (learners) in the creative and technical disciplines of the film production process.

KWELA FILM ACADEMY offers valuable guidance and experience to learners who show aptitude and commitment to the arts and sciences of film production while filming with experienced crew on international quality feature film and television series productions.

The KWELA FILM ACADEMY training module offers selected learners practical ‘on the job’ film training that will inform, instruct and enable these learners to become more proficient and respected as filmmaker.

Leadership

Busisiwe Sandlana

Trustee

Unathi Malunga

Trustee

Mark Engels

Trustee

Vanessa Mnguni

Trustee

Disciplines

 Next on-set film training  will be in 2022 on MASINGA
only 15 post graduate ‘learners’ can be accommodate
application submission is not yet open for KZN learners

APPLICATIONS FOR KZN STUDENTS 
OPENS MIDNIGHT: 26 NOVEMBER 
CLOSES MIDNIGHT: 01 DECEMBER