South Seas News Archive

  • armageddon auckland 2018

    Arm yourself for Armageddon

    Yoobee School of Design, Animation College, AMES IT and South Seas Film & Television School are on their way to Armageddon. As New Zealand’s largest pop culture, gaming and entertainment event, our colleges are part of the action! Taking place this Labour weekend from Friday 19 October to Monday 22 October, our stand is Number 113 […]

  • First Year Fees Free!

    New Zealand students will be able to chase their dreams fees-free from January 2018 thanks to the New Zealand Government’s new tertiary education policy. South Seas is eligible to offer the first year of tertiary study to New Zealand students free of charge. This is the first step in the government’s stated intent to extend […]

  • South Seas Film & TV reaches 25 year milestone

    South Seas Film & TV School is a leading Film, Television, Screen Acting, Animation and Photography training institution set in a former Auckland TV studio. With a great reputation for excellence, South Seas provides students with vocational skills for entry into an ever-changing industry – a testament to the staff and leadership of the college. […]

  • Larryn Rae

    Larryn graduated with a diploma in Film and Television production specialising in Camera Lighting and Audio in 2012, since then he has worked in television and film.  Larryn is currently working as a Video Split operator on the Netflix series “Monkey”.  Last year he took up the hobby of Astrophotography and recently his photo of the […]

  • Amie Bentall

    Amie Bentall

    Coming from a background of stage acting, when Amie moved into the world of film it was firstly as an actor. However she soon found that she was drawn more to the world behind the camera, so she changed tact and studied Documentary Directing and Drama Directing/Scriptwriting at South Seas Film & Television School in […]

  • Becky McEwan

    Becky McEwan completed the Diploma in On-Screen Acting course in 2013  .   She recently starred in the Filthy Rich TV series as Grace, the rebel influence on the teenage daughter Kennedy. She has also just completed Power Rangers as Jess the teenage girl who turns into a monster called Spyclopse.  Her most recent feature film work […]

  • Wi-Hotorene Rameka

    Wi-Hotorene Rameka

    South Seas graduates lands character animation internship. After completing the Diploma in Animation course in 2016 Wi was quickly employed by Huhu studios to work as a junior intern character animator. A large part of his success no doubt thanks to all of the hard work spent on his character animation show-reel during the final […]

  • Claudia Scaletta

    Claudia Scaletta

    Another Animation graduate secures position at Huhu Studios. Claudia began her studies at South Seas in 2015 and graduated with a Diploma in Animation Production in 2016. In her final year on the course Claudia developed a great show-reel which showcased her skills as a 3D Artist including modelling, texturing and lighting. Within a few […]