Wildlife Filmmaking

Develop, film and edit your own wildlife film making documentary on one of Africa’s most stunning game reserves.

Whether you just have a desire to film Africa’s fascinating wildlife, or you are aiming for a career in the competitive world of wildlife film making, then this training program is for you. Our wildlife film making course is specifically designed to offer a practical introduction into the world of wildlife film making, and the work of camera operators, directors, producers, script-writers and the diverse positions required to produce and broadcast a successful wildlife documentary.

Come and make your own wildlife film making documentary, starting from concept and ending at TV screen, under the guidance and direction of passionate and experienced filmmakers. Revel in this unique environment and wildlife, and experience the highs, lows and challenges that wildlife film makers face daily when attempting to bring to life the wonders of nature. Walk away with a high quality five minute documentary showcasing your ability as a film maker.

$500 Flexi-booking SPECIAL

Africa Media Academy is now offering ‘flexi-booking’ to the next 8 students booking onto our program. When booking with Flexi-booking, you are able to secure your spot at todays great rates, and only choose which month you will attend when international travel has opened and the Covid-19 situation has stabilised.



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PROGRAM FEE

$3300 $2800/month 

Broadcasting quality filming kit

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Full meal plan

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Student Films

View the past work of our talented Alumni here: View films

Program dates

  • 1 – 28 April
  • 1 – 28 May
  • 1 – 28 June
  • 1 – 28 July
  • 1 – 28 August
  • 1 – 28 September
  • 1 – 28 October
  • 1 – 28 November

Program syllabus

The wildlife filmmaking program runs over one month. The syllabus can be viewed here: VIEW PROGRAM SYLLABUS

Program FAQ's

We have answered many of the common questions students ask us on our programs FAQ page. VIEW FAQ PAGE

Alumni reviews

Independently verified reviews by Goabroad meaningful travel

Rating of Average of 9.36 on a total of 11 Ratings
Julia de Broek
September 23, 2016
Course is truly amazing

The Africa Media Wildlife Filmmaking Course is truly amazing. I learned more about filming wildlife and creating stories then I thought I would. I also visited some amazing places and seen some unbelievable things. The 10 days filming in Schotia Wild reserve was definitely one of the highlights. It was truly a once in a lifetime experience and I want to say a huge thanks to Ryan Johnson and Annie Post for all the tips and advice. It was an incredible(...)

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FAQ's

Here we offer you everything you need to know about our wildlife filmmaking training internship program is here in the FAQ’s

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PAST FILMS

View the incredible work of our students! Many have been featured at international film festivals and won production awards

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SYLLABUS

View the daily syllabus of our wildlife filmmaking internship program. From pre-production to post-production 

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RESERVE

We work on the incredible Schotia Private Game Reserve. Learn about the reserve, the animals and kit that you will use

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