South Seas News Archive

  • Riding the South Seas to success

    14 February 2019 — Two recent graduates from the South Seas Film and Television School have been making waves at film festivals around the world.  South Seas is a premier training ground for aspiring film makers and television producers, and operates out of Auckland. Phoebe Driver and Alyssa Bhikha graduated with Diplomas of Screen Production late last […]

  • Alyssa Bhikha

    What course did you complete? NZ Diploma of Screen Production – specialising in Documentary Directing and Research Current role/Employer: just completed an internship with Sky TV How did you find yourself at South Seas Film & Television School? I really enjoyed media studies in high school, and I just knew I wanted to be in […]

  • Phoebe Driver

    Achievements: Special Jury Award for the Best Student Film at the Independent Talents | International Film Festival USA What course did you complete? NZ Diploma of Screen Production – specialising in Documentary Directing and Research Current role/Employer: Greenstone Productions – casual How did you find yourself at South Seas Film & TV School? I had been […]

  • 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 […]