Wildlife Film-Making Program

Master the art of wildlife documentary film-making in the heart of South Africa!


The program equips aspiring documentary film makers with the skills, techniques and expertise required to produce a professional wildlife documentary. Our team provides “hands-on” experience, enabling you you to tell a story set in wildest Africa: from pre-production to filming, editing and producing your final product. Leave with a clip to present to the world and prospective employers.

The course offers practical skills including the work of the camera operator, director, story writer and producer as well as the various positions required to produce and broadcast a successful wildlife documentary. Experience the highs, lows and challenges that wildlife film makers face daily when bringing wild African spaces to life.

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Wildlife Film-Making Program costs

  • $2, 350 USD – 1 month 2016
  • $2, 650USD – 1 month 2017

The price includes:

  • Dorm accommodation
  • Traditional meals
  • Program expeditions
  • Tuition and mentoring
  • Program instructors
  • Adventure of a lifetime
  • Gear and Equipment

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Building a generation of wildlife leaders

Oceans Campus welcomes students, interns and volunteers on a continual basis. We pride ourselves in providing the best, most up to date training mixed in with a large dose of fun and travel. Join any, or all, of our programs and start your journey.

Volunteer programs and internships in Mossel Bay, South Africa

Based in Mossel Bay, South Africa, Oceans Campus is your gateway to wild Africa. We host a wide variety of courses which are designed to bring aspiring adventure and discovery enthusiasts as close as is safely possible to the amazing wildlife of South Africa. From courses focussed on the study of and interaction with great white sharks, elephants, whales, dolphins, to internships based on education, adventure racing, environmental conservation and sky diving. We also offer facilities to make our guests and students stay as pleasant and worthwhile as possible, including a dedicated research centre, spa, lecture room, business centre, conference room, lecture room, restaurant and bar, adventure centre and more. This variety of courses and facilities makes Oceans Campus one of the most broad and exciting places to be, and your gateway to wild Africa.