CFMS Production Equipment
CFMS' production equipment is housed at UCT Television Studio. The equipment is available to CFMS production students only taking the following courses; FAM2014S, FAM3016F, FAM3017S , FAM4000W...
Welcome to UCT Television Studio
Situated on two levels in the Baxter Theatre Centre, UCT Television Studio which is managed by the Centre for Film and Media studies department offers a 9 x 12m, fully soundproofed staging area with an overhead lighting grid and adjacent control...
Stepping Stone programme gives UCT academics the opportunity to make their research visual
As part of the Stepping Stone young filmmaker development programme , which takes place twice every year, UCT TV produces three 5-minute non-fiction films...
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UCT TV Production Unit
The UCT TV production unit was created due to the high demand from UCT staff for quality, affordable video products. The Unit specialise in creating promotional and training videos for departments, teaching material and recording special lectures.


Wednesday, 15 August 2018
CFMS invites Danny Glover to talk African Cinema

CineCulture in partnership with CFMS and Wesgro invite you to #AskDannyMeet acclaimed director, producer and actor Danny Glover and let's talk about African media and YOUR career in it! Friday 3 August 11:00-13:00 New LT, Neville Alexander Building, UCT Upper Campus.Seats are limited. RSVP to Xolo Shabalala

NB UCT staff and students use your UCT email address or indicate clearly that you are with UCT to RSVP.

Publication Date:
Friday, August 3, 2018 - 11:15
Stepping Stone Multi-cam Won A Dateline Award for an Episode Co-Produced with Higher Education Today in 2017

UCT Television  is very proud to announce that a feature production that Stepping Stone June/July 2017 Multi-camera programme  co-produced at the studio last year with Steve Roy Goodman (an American Educational Consultant & Host of Higher Education Today) , "Higher Education Today" has won a very prestigious American award in the "Television" category: the Dateline Awards for 2017 Journalism!

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Publication Date:
Friday, August 3, 2018 - 10:45
Stepping Stone Multi-Cam Training 2018: Week Three

The final week of the Stepping Stone programme was dedicated to the shooting of three episodes of “Botho with Roxy Marosa”. This inspirational talk-show focused on social issues, self & health preservation, healthy living, beauty and personal transformation. It will air on CCTV and DSTV.The first episode was a discussion on poverty and how it affects the broader society of South Africa. The Rainbow Academy was introduced as a great opportunity for young aspiring artists to overcome poverty and unemployment.  

Publication Date:
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 09:00
Stepping Stone Multi-Cam Training 2018: Week Two

The second week of Stepping Stone programme focused on the pre-production module. Participants had the opportunity to rehearse and shoot two different talk shows after dressing their sets. Group one chose to focus on new mobile technologies and how the emerging technologies can be used to improve education. A young matriculant was invited to speak about this topic.

Publication Date:
Monday, July 9, 2018 - 13:30