The Centre for Film and Media Studies offers a range of courses that equip graduates with theoretical knowledge, practical and creative skills to embark on industry careers, teaching, and research. Join us: be inspired by the world of film and media!
Find us
The Centre for Film and Media Studies is located in AC Jordan building on University Avenue, Upper Campus. We're on level 3 - our reception is room A205.
UCT is proud to be hosting the annual Sacomm Conference (South African Communications) this year. Dates: Wednesday, 28 August – Friday, 30 August 2019. Reminder: Abstracts are due on the 30th of April 2019!
An agreement that will give students the opportunity to study a twinned MA degree in Global Media at UCT and at the London School of Economics & Political Science, has just been signed. The first intake for the twinned degree will be in 2017.


Sunday, 25 August 2019
Seminar: The evolution of South African politics as seen through Twitter

Join us on Tuesday 9 April 2019 at 13H00 in AC Jordan 4B for a seminar by CFMS "The evolution of South African politics as seen through Twitter"

Publication Date:
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 - 14:30
CFMS Screening: Don't Hide the Madness

Join us on Tuesday 2 April 2019 at 13H00 in AC Jordan 4B to watch Don't Hide the Madness, a CFMS Film Production by Kim Rai. 

Publication Date:
Fri, 29 Mar 2019 - 15:00
CFMS Screening: The Water Dancers

Join us on Tuesday 26 March 2019 at 13H00 in AC Jordan 4B to watch The Water Dancers, a CFMS Film Production awarded "Best Student Film" at SAFTAS

Publication Date:
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 - 19:45
CFMS PhD Chikezie Uzuegbunam attends conference at Umeå University in Sweden

Chikezie Uzuegbunam (3rd year Media Studies PhD Researcher) is one of the twenty doctoral students selected from around the world who received full funding to participate in a conference held in Sweden at Umeå University " Critical Digital and Social Media Research ".

Publication Date:
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 - 13:15