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Thursday, February 2, 2023



(Right: Andrea Amber Voges)

Andrea Amber Voges joins the Centre for Creative Arts at the University of KwaZulu-Natal as the Manager for the Durban International Film Festival.

Voges is an Arts and Cultural Manager based in Durban. Over the last 15 years, she has worked for the Durban International Film Festival, Joburg Film Festival and Red Sea International Film Festival, to name a few.

From 2014 to 2016, she served as a Project Coordinator for the South African-United Kingdom Seasons - an intergovernmental initiative to promote arts and culture between these two nations.

In 2020, she was a Project Manager for the Presidential Employment Stimulus Package that sought to support artists during the Covid-19 pandemic. In 2021, she joined the Realness Institute and Urucu Media as Programmes Manager and Sales & Distribution Manager, respectively.

In 2022, Voges joined the Mzansi National Philharmonic Orchestra’s project management team; and co-ordinates festival distribution for STEPS, a documentary production company. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree and is a Southern Africa-Locarno Industry Academy alumnus.

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