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, 23 April 2018
We Are Looking for Mentors for Short Film Course!

UCT Television Studio and  Stepping Stone are presenting a unique non-fiction filmmaking course during the November/December year-end break. We are looking for individuals who are experienced in all areas of production to “mentor” the trainees throughout the process. Your role will be primarily assisting and aiding the flow of pre-production, production, post-production as the trainees will be receiving extensive training in the form of workshops throughout the duration of the course.

Publication Date:
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 14:30
Stepping Stone Single-Cam Call For Participants

UCT Television Studio / Centre for Film and Media Studies (CFMS) /  Stepping Stone are presenting a single-camera  training course during the November / December university holidays. Only a limited number of applicants can be accepted. The course is free of charge to deserving applicants. Participants will produce four 5-minute non-fiction films (documentary / promotional video) from 30 October 2017 to  1 December 2017 as part of this Stepping Stone community engagement video training course. Apply Now!

Publication Date:
Friday, September 8, 2017 - 12:45
More Screenings Lined Up for 2016 CFMS Graduation Film:There's Still Good!

 There’s Still Good, a 2016 University of Cape Town's Centre for Film and Media Studies (CFMS) graduation film, has been lined up to be screened at Jozi Film Festival at various venues across Johannesburg from the 21st to the 24th of  September 2017 and, Our City Film Project at Cinema Nouveau Ster Kinekor on the 18th and 19th of November  2017 in Cape Town.


Publication Date:
Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 08:00
Strike A Rock UK Tour and Screenings

Strike A Rock is currently being screened  in the United Kingdom (UK) till the 21st of  August 2017. The film is a feature length documentary produced by CFMS alumna Aliki Saragas, developed from the graduation film she produced for the Master of Documentary Arts programme. Saragas and her team are on a solidarity tour in the UK, where they are being  hosted by War on Want, Marikana Miners Solidarity Campaign, the Pan-Afrikan Society Community Forum, London Mining Network and Uhuru Productions.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 10:30