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Production Design

Behind the scenes of 'FLESH DREAM' | Directed by Kane Gaundar with production design by Holly Warner | Photo: Robbie Walcott

Explore Production Design: Technology is opening up new and exciting methods for screen designers to communicate their ideas and bring them to life.

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Why study Production Design at AFTRS

AFTRS offers emerging production designers, art directors, designers and artists the knowledge and skills to negotiate a career as a screen designer.

Develop your creative practice

Through research and collaborative exercises you will develop a strong creative practice and discover your own design process.

Career opportunities

Screen design at AFTRS enables you to work at a professional level on a broad range of screen productions.

Award winning AFTRS alumni include: Melinda Doring, AACTA Awards Best Production Design for The Sapphires (2012) and The Eye of the Storm (2011), AFI Award Best Production Design for Somersault (2004); Chris Batson, APDG Award for The Voice (2012); Annie Beauchamp, Art Directors Guild Award for Art Direction, Moulin Rouge! (2002); and Alex Holmes, AACTA Award Nominee, best Production Design for The Babadook (2015).

Meet Your Lecturers

Igor Nay

As a successful and recognised art director and production designer in film and television for over 20 years, Igor Nay…

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Michael Philips

After qualifying as an architect, Michael worked for the Zimbabwean Ministry of Housing before entering the film industry in the…

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