Wednesday 15 September
Tandanya National Aboriginal Cultural Institute
10am – 5pm

The Creative Industries Expo showcases the tertiary sector and leading SA screen production and creative industry companies, while Industry Sessions throughout the day will cover a variety of exciting fields and is your chance to meet with leading screen creatives. The Expo is a key part of the Creative Industries Day, and runs from 10am to 5pm with sessions every 45 minutes.

The AFF Youth Creative Industries Day will be packed with value for aspiring screen creatives, students of media and more. With all sessions co-located at the central venue of Tandanya National Aboriginal Cultural Institute on Grenfell St, this day is a one-stop-shop for developing career pathways in the creative industries.


Booking Information

You must have a ticket to either the Expo or an Industry Session.
Schools: $10 per student +BF
Equity Price: $8 per student +BF
Teacher Price: $10 or one FREE with the purchase of 10 x School tickets
General Admission: $10 +BF
Ticket to an Industry Session also allows free access to the Expo – bookings essential

General Public tickets can purchase HERE
To purchase Schools, Teachers or Equity Pricing tickets, schools can either call AFF Box Office on 0416 761 036 or email: [email protected]



Flinders University
The rise of streaming services has seen the Australian film and television industry undergo dramatic change. Study Flinders Film & TV to gain practical, cutting-edge skills, learn from industry leaders like Channel 44 and Adelaide Film Festival and fast track your creative career opportunities within an exciting industry.
Pro AV Solutions
Pro AV Solutions is Australia’s leading provider of professional audio-visual, collaboration and video production equipment, with 30 years of experience in the Education, Corporate and Film & Television Industries.
Offering Sales, Hire & Training solutions, we represent major brands including Sony, Canon, Panasonic, Apple, Microsoft, Dell, Blackmagic, Rode, Sennheiser, Smart Board, Epson & many more.
Rising Sun Pictures
For over 25 years, Rising Sun Pictures, has been delighting and inspiring audiences worldwide, having created some of Hollywood’s most memorable screen moments. RSP is dedicated to developing the next generation of visual effects artists through its unique accredited training program, delivered in partnership with the University of South Australia. In classrooms set up to mirror real-world production environments and with instructors who are working professionals, RSP provides students with the required skills and knowledge to seek and gain employment as entry-level visual effects artist.
Academy of Interactive Entertainment (AIE)
The Academy of Interactive Entertainment (AIE) is Australia’s most awarded 3D animation, game design and visual FX educator. Created as a non-profit organisation to grow the creative digital sector, AIE pioneered the development of specialist game qualifications and continues to innovate through industry partnerships and dynamic teaching.
57 Films
57 Films is an innovative production company operating across a wide range of creative services. Stories – factual or scripted, educational or branded – are our business.
57 Films recently released their feature-length documentary This is Port Adelaide to select cinemas nationally.
Mighty Kingdom
Since its formation in 2010, Mighty Kingdom has released over 50 games that have been downloaded more than 50 million times.  We are the largest independent game developer in Australia, working with some of the world’s most prestigious international companies, including Disney, LEGO, Sony, Funcom, Rogue, and Snapchat, whilst also driving Mighty Kingdom’s internal IP development.
Closer Productions
Closer Productions is a multi-award winning South Australian-based screen production company with a reputation for producing distinctive, high-quality work across drama, documentary and television. Closer is a collective of filmmakers dedicated to telling compelling stories that spark dialogue and maintain an unwavering commitment to emergent ideas, independent spirit and underrepresented people.
University of South Australia 
UniSA are one of the world’s top young universities*, globally connected and industry engaged, collaborating with more than 2,500 partners worldwide. They create knowledge that is central to global economic and social prosperity through education, research and partnership excellence. They’re a catalyst for brilliance. A place where you can think critically and creatively, glimpse the future, and engage with true originals.
*Ranked #25, 2020 The Young University Rankings.
Music SA
Music SA is a not-for-profit organisation committed to promoting, supporting and developing the SA music industry.  We offer various training programs for school students and adult learners, to ensure that you develop current and relevant music industry skills to further your career.
The University of Adelaide
Study media at a university consistently ranked in the top 1% of the world’s universities. Choose from 11 industry-focused media specialisations designed by leading academics and industry experts from our Media Industry Advisory Board. Our media students have access to industry-standard equipment and gain practical know-how through industry placement and mentoring.
Beyond Content
An outstanding, award-winning Adelaide video production company, Beyond Content has filmed all over the world on every kind of budget, and the team has collectively produced or contributed to over 1000 films of all shapes and sizes. Founded in 2015, Beyond Content is an end-to-end production company and content agency with more than 20 years’ combined leadership experience. We boast a range of skills and expertise across a suite of filmmaking specialities including feature film, broadcast documentary, TV production, VFX, colour-grading and animation.
Media Makeup
Combining excellence in theory, training and practical application, Media Makeup is one of Australia’s leading makeup schools.
SA Casting
The Agency was the first official actors’ agency in South Australia. It was established in 1975 by Ann Peters and by casting, representation and training it has been part of the fabric and history of the Australian film and television industry.
CDW Studios
CDW Stu­dios School of Visu­al Effects and Enter­tain­ment Design has been run­ning since 2011, pro­vid­ing stu­dents Aus­tralia wide with the most up to date and rel­e­vant edu­ca­tion avail­able to work in the VFX and enter­tain­ment design industry.


AFF Youth is supported by the Department for Education and the Department for Innovation and Skills.