The Southern African Forum for Independent Animators (SAFIA) started as a facebook group in 2015 for independent animators to share films and network skills. SAFIA is now expanding its platform to a more official structure to attract regional supporters and participants.
Watch this space …
Banner image: paper cutout puppetry on a layered glass animation table courtesy of Diek Grobler.
A few members at the first meeting to discuss the way forward: (from left) Pieter Lombaard, Dorette Nel, Erentia Bedeker, Mart-Marie Snyman, Diek Grobler & katty vandenberghe. (Gauteng, South Africa).