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.


Monday, 24 April 2017

Centre for Film and Media Studies (CFMS) alumni were honoured at the  SAFTA awards ceremony, which  took place at the Sun City Super Bowl on the 16th and 18th of  March 2017. CFMS  alumna Mia Cilliers won a SAFTA in the Best Achievement in Directing – Documentary Short category, for her documentary Six to Six, which she produced with Reel Epics Productions in 2016. Reel Epics Productions is an independent production company started by CFMS film graduates Jackie Ruth Murray, Roxanne Dalton and Mia Cilliers.

Roxanne Dalton won a SAFTA in the Best Student Film category for her  documentary Finding Freedom, which she submitted in fulfillment of her Masters in Documentary Arts degree at CFMS last year.

Publication Date:
Monday, March 27, 2017 - 09:45

Actuality Media invites students around the world to produce a 3-5 minute short film on a local person or organisation making a sustainable impact on chronic social or environmental problems.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 11:15

The Media Studies Department, located in the Faculty of Informatics and Design at Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT), invites applications for this permanent position. The successful candidate will be expected to teach according to a set syllabus, and to support the faculty in pursuing of achieving its academic objectives, and to contribute to academic initiatives undertaken by the faculty to enhance teaching and learning environment.


Publication Date:
Thursday, November 24, 2016 - 11:30

Are you practical, interested in film and television equipment, enthusiastic, hardworking and eager to learn?

The UCT TV Studio is looking for a Junior Technical Assistant who can check and clean equipment, support producers and crew in an educational and production environment and assist the chief technical officer and other staff in the basic workings of the television studio, control room, reproduction facility and video production. This is a full-time 2 year contract with the possibility of renewal.

Apply Now! Deadline for the submission of applications is Monday the 3rd of October.

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Publication Date:
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 12:30