AFTRS sees record number of Indigenous students graduate.

1st May 2019

(From left to right) Head of AFTRS Indigenous Kyas Sherriff, graduates Grant Maling, Marissa McDowell, Angela Bates, Rebekah Hatfield, Shontell Ketchell and Maggie Whitehouse. Image AFTRS.


This year the Australian Film Television and Radio School, AFTRS, saw 12 Indigenous students graduate from full-time degree courses and discipline specific courses.

The courses included Bachelor of Arts Screen: Production, a Diploma in Radio, Screenwriting, Directing, and Documentary.

CAAMA Radio spoke with Kyas Sherriff, Head of AFTRS Indigenous and AFTRS graduate Timothy Miller.